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modular ships, power ships, zero emission ships, zero emissions power -

Around 80% of the volume of international trade in goods is carried by sea, and the percentage is even higher for most developing countries. The cargo ships that transport these goods are a massive source of pollution, and we have seenย some interesting ideas to reduce their emissions, such asย massive sailsย andย hydrogen powertrains. Now, a Netherlands-based company, Zero Emission Services (ZES), has put the Alphenaar, the first Dutch inland ship, into operation that uses interchangeable energy containers as batteries. Zero Emission Services (ZES) has started operations on 6 September 2021 with the Alphenaar, the first Dutch inland vessel to use interchangeable energy...

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Aquacities, aquaport, autonomous ships, modular ships -

This 2000 TEU autonomous container ship can be dynamically reconfigured at port including the replacement of infrastructure like power plant, bridge, and fuel systems. Rolls Royce Marine Electric Blue (2017) video here : ย  Kongsberg Maritimeโ€™s 2000 TEU container feeder concept adopts the principle of future-proofing from the bottom up, so that shipowners can invest in tomorrow by starting today ย Container vessels are vital to global commerce. However, the sustainability of transporting goods thousands of miles is also a key focus when considering the fragility of endangered ocean ecosystems. For these two opposing arguments to find resolution, it is...

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