Trafigura invests in development of MAN's ammonia engine

Trafigura joins a project to develop an ammonia-powered engine, headed by MAN Energy Solutions. The engine, developed for large ocean-going vessels, is expected to hit the market in 2025.

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Commodity trader Trafigura joins in the development of a new engine powered by ammonia currently being developed by MAN Energy Solutions.

The two-stroke engine designed for large, ocean-going vessels, is expected to be commercially available by 2024 and will be followed by a retrofit package in 2025 that will enable existing maritime vessels to run on ammonia.

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