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Ballard signs supply agreement with Norled for fuel cell modules to power ferry in Norway

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Norled’s ferry is expected to the world’s first liquid hydrogen fuel cell ferry operating commercially Ballard Power Systems has signed an equipment supply agreement (ESA) with Norled AS, one of Norway’s largest ferry and express boat operators, to provide two of the company’s next-generation 200 kW modules that will be …

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Hexagon secures contract for the first hydrogen-powered vessel in the US

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Hexagon’s high-pressure tanks will contain enough hydrogen to operate the vessel for up to two days between refuelling Hexagon Lincoln, a subsidiary of Hexagon Composites, will supply high-pressure hydrogen tanks for the first hydrogen fuel cell vessel in the US. Golden Gate Zero Emission Marine (GGZEM) has been awarded a US$3 …

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Ferguson Marine to develop world’s first renewables-powered hydrogen ferry

Celebrating the funding of the hydrogen-powered HySeas III

HySeas III will use hydrogen generated from renewable electricity Ferguson Marine Engineering has led a European consortium to secure EU funding to build and launch the world’s first hydrogen-fuelled sea-going car and passenger ferry, HySeas III. The supported development is expected to cost around 12.6 million euros, of which 9.3 …

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Ferry good: Wärtsilä floats wireless charging

Wärtsilä’s wireless charging system is the first in the world to operate successfully with a coastal ferry.

Wireless charging used for the first time in Wärtsilä-led hybrid ferry project In a world-first project, technology group Wärtsilä has successfully tested an automatic wireless induction charging system on a hybrid coastal ferry. This is the first commercial ferry in the world operating with high power wireless charging capability for …

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