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22
Jan

EUROPE: FOBAS issues flashpoint alert on Falmouth bunker samples

Lloyd’s Register FOBAS has tested a number of samples in recent weeks from fuel supplied at Falmouth in the UK which were ordered as ISO-F-DMA grades and had tested flash points below the 60°C SOLAS minimum limit.

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22
Jan

EUROPE: Costa Cruises pushes back Italian schedule to March

Given current pandemic restrictions, Costa Crociere will now resume its Italian cruise programme on 13 March, with the sailing of the LNG-fuelled Costa Smeralda.

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22
Jan

EUROPE: DEME dual-fuelled dredger marks bunkering ‘first’

DEME's dual fuel trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Scheldt River has become the first dredger to be bunkered with LNG at the Port of Antwerp.

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22
Jan

EUROPE: APM Terminals Gothenburg offering carbon footprint calculator

APM Terminals Gothenburg has announced that it is now offering to help its customers produce certified climate impact calculations – so they can show their customers the efforts they are making to reduce their carbon footprint.

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22
Jan

GLOBAL: Siem Car Carriers’ LNG-fuelled newbuilding begins maiden voyage after first bunkering

The Siem Aristotle, the second of two gas-powered car carriers, is on her maiden voyage from Emden, Germany to North America, having successfully bunkered 800 metric tonnes of LNG.

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22
Jan

GLOBAL: Seaspan announces pricing of $200 million sustainability-linked bond issue

Seaspan Corporation has announced that it has succesfully priced $200 million in new senior unsecured sustainability-linked bonds in the Nordic bond market.

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22
Jan

ASIA PACIFIC: Launch of LNG-fuelled, hybrid tanker

M/T Prospero, the first of two vessels ordered by Sweden’s Rederi AB Donsötank, was launched this morning (22 January) at the Wuhu Shipyard in China.

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22
Jan

AMERICAS: Irving Oil announces further cuts to Saint John refinery workforce

Irving Oil has announced the layoff of a further 60 workers at its Saint John refinery as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

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22
Jan

AMERICAS: Arq to produce waste-derived bunker fuel at Louisiana facility

Arq is to invest $40 million to develop an industrial facility in St. Rose, Louisiana, to produce the company’s proprietary Arq Fuel.

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22
Jan

ASIA PACIFIC: MOL to set up own corporate venture capital fund

MOL PLUS will invest in companies working in ocean transport and logistics, as well as offshore, environmental, ferry and cruise businesses.

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22
Jan

AMERICAS: New Kitsap Transit ferry ‘incorporates the latest in exhaust after-treatment technologies’

The Enetai – the first of two high speed catamarans being built for Washington State ferry operator Kitsap Transit – has successfully completed sea trials and is ready to start operation in the next few weeks.

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21
Jan

GLOBAL: Biofuels a promising alternative – but questions remain, say industry experts

Biofuels look set to play a part in the future marine fuels mix - but commercial, regulatory and ethical issues will likely determine how significant their role will be, a panel of industry experts has said.

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21
Jan

GLOBAL: GEV and Pacific Hydro sign green hydrogen MoU

Global Energy Ventures (GEV) – the company which is looking to develop ships which both run on and transport compressed hydrogen through its C-H2 Ship project – will be working with Pacific Hydro Australia Developments to develop the green hydrogen market.

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Bunker Prices - 22/01/2021

LOCATION

380

MGO

VLSFO

Buenos Aires

570

480

Busan

380

512

504

Durban

539

483

Fujairah

341

536

452

Gibraltar

354

486

434

Hong Kong

348

450

434

Houston

320

486

416

Istanbul

495

445

Las Palmas

357

490

440

Los Angeles

393

510

456

Malta (off)

352

484

437

Mumbai

348

548

493

New York

348

494

440

Panama Canal

351

498

430

Piraeus

357

478

460

Rotterdam

319

448

407

Santos

440

516

440

Shanghai

382

500

457

Singapore

342

466

452

St. Petersburg

315

456

412

Suez

376

517

465

Tokyo

427

655

467

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