United European Car Carriers (UECC), owned by Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Wallenius Lines, floats the first of three battery-powered vessels, informs UECC in a press release.
The vessels, ordered in 2019, are of the so-called PCTC type, a term that covers Pure Car and Truck Carriers. All three are hybrids between batteries and LNG. The new vessels allow UECC to achieve the IMO's 2030 target to reduce CO2 emissions by 40 percent.
Already a subscriber? Log in.
Read the whole article
Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.
- Access all locked articles
- Receive our daily newsletters
- Access our app
Get full access for you and your coworkers.Start a free company trial today
Your trial for ShippingWatch has now started
With your free trial you get:
Full access to all locked articles on ShippingWatch.
Daily newsletter and ongoing top-newsletters. You can unsubscribe and subscribe to our newsletters anytime.
When your trial period expires
You will not be transferred to a paid subscription.
You will continue to receive our newsletters after the trial period expires. You can unsubscribe at the bottom of each newsletter.