1,000 cbm of biofuel delivered to Boskalis for 2 dredgers

Dutch dredging company Boskalis has taken delivery of its largest-ever consignment of drop-in biofuel which will be used to power two hopper dredgers on upcoming projects in northwestern Europe. The use of biofuel will result in a CO2 reduction of … Read More

Svitzer to make 10 tugs carbon neutral

Towage operator Svitzer, part of A.P. Moller – Maersk revealed plans to convert its whole fleet of 10 tugs in London and Medway to be powered by marine biofuel, following a successful pilot. default As explained, replacing marine fuel oil … Read More

Euronav tanker wraps up B30 biofuel trial

Belgium-based tanker shipping company Euronav has completed a B30 biofuel test on its Suezmax vessel Statia. Image Courtesy: Euronav Euronav bunkered 1,502 MT of a B30 biodiesel blend manufactured by BP on the 150,205 dwt Statia. As explained, the biofuel … Read More

Klaveness completes biofuel trial on transatlantic route

Klaveness Combination Carriers ASA (KCC), part of Norwegian shipping company Torvald Klaveness, has completed testing of 30% biofuel aboard its CLEANBU vessel MV Baru on its voyage from the Netherlands to Brazil. MV Baru in Bunbury, Australia. Image Courtesy: KCC … Read More

Tufton, GoodFuels wrap up biofuel voyage

UK’s investment manager Tufton Investment Management has completed a voyage using 100% sustainable marine biofuel in partnership with Dutch marine biofuels supplier GoodFuels. Photo: GoodFuels/Tufton The sustainable biofuel, derived from feedstocks such as used cooking oil and waste animal fats, was … Read More

Berge Bulk, GoodFuels trial biofuel on bulk carrier

Dutch marine biofuels supplier GoodFuels and bulker owner and operator Berge Bulk have carried out the first marine biofuel trial on a dry bulk carrier. The vessel selected for the trial was a 181,403 dwt bulk carrier, Berge Tsurugi. As informed, … Read More

Volkswagen opts for fossil-free car transport operations using biofuel

Marine biofuels supplier GoodFuels has been selected by car manufacturer Volkswagen Group to supply biofuel oil (MR1-100 or BFO) for the group’s shipments. The move is said to represent another major step for sustainable shipping in the car carrier segment. … Read More