World’s first hydrogen car ferry ‘to hit the water in 2021’

Norwegian ferry company Norled and the Weston shipyard have signed a contract for the construction of the new vessel, along with a battery-powered ship

Hydrogen ferry to hit the San Francisco bay in trials later this year

The companies behind the low carbon vessel say commercial operations are expected to begin as early as 2020

Iceland’s first electric ferry makes a splash

The 70-metre vessel will be equipped with a 3,000kWh battery pack provided by technology giant ABB

Red Funnel goes green with new environmental strategy

The ferry operator aims to slash the carbon footprint generated on its journeys to and from the Isle of Wight

Ferry giant smartens up with artificial intelligence tech

Scandinavian firm Stena Line aims to slash emissions with the futuristic software

California provides $3m grant to hydrogen ferry in San Francisco

The Water-Go-Round would carry 84 passengers without emitting any carbon dioxide or health-threatening pollutants

World’s first electrical car ferry in operation

The world’s first electrical car and passenger ferry is in service in Norway. It uses 150 kilowatt hours (kWh) per route, which is the same as three days use of electricity in a standard Norwegian household, according to Siemens. The technology giant developed the ferry’s drive system and put up charging stations with lithium-ion batteries […]