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27
Jan

AMERICAS: Trafigura and Sumitomo join investor group for hydrogen logistics network

Trafigura, Sumitomo, Buckeye Partners, Navistar, the Papé Group and Wheeler Material Handling were among the participants in a recently-closed investment round for OneH2, the California-based company which is looking to build a hydrogen fuel production and distribution network to serve US transportation markets.

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27
Jan

EUROPE: Port of Gothenburg extends shore power provision

The busiest quay at the Swedish port – Quay 712 at its Ro-Ro terminal – is underdoing final testing of its new shoreside power facility.

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27
Jan

MEBC 21: BunkerTrace to offer feedstocks verification for biofuels

Speaking at the Middle East Bunkering Convention (MEBC), Forecast Technology’s Technical Sales Director Stuart Hall revealed that the BunkerTrace Marine Fuel Assurance package is beng extended to offer verification of biofuels feedstocks.

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27
Jan

GLOBAL: New coalition aiming to accelerate decarbonisation in shipping

Shipping is one of seven industries to feature in the Mission Possible Partnership - a new coalition formed to accelerate the decarbonisation of global industries representing 30% of global emissions.

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27
Jan

MEBC 2021: An industry at a crossroads – but which path to take?

Last year was not so much a jolt to the bunker market as an electrical storm. But amid the chaos, opportunities remain for players big and small alike.

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27
Jan

GLOBAL: Oldendorff Carriers to trial wind power for bulkers

Oldendorff Carriers has signed a Joint Development Project (JDP) with Anemoi Marine Technologies (Anemoi), Lloyd’s Register (LR) and Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute (SDARI) to develop a wind-assisted propulsion solution for dry bulk carriers.

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27
Jan

AMERICAS: Amazon and Mitsubishi invest in electrofuels specialist

Amazon’s Climate Pledge Fund, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and AP Ventures were among the investors taking part in a funding round for Infinium, a Sacramento-based start-up which is developing electrofuels solutions for the maritime, aviation and road transport industries.

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27
Jan

GLOBAL: ZeroNorth and Spire Maritime to partner on vessel optimisation

ZeroNorth and Spire Maritime have announced a new partnership that integrates the maritime technology company’s vessel optimisation software Optimise with the global satellite and data company’s maritime AIS and weather data.

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27
Jan

GLOBAL: DNV GL stepping up to the energy transition challenge

As the calls for climate action become ever louder, DNV GL has issued a flurry of announcements regarding its efforts to help support the energy transition.

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27
Jan

GLOBAL: Bunker Holding shutters LQM’s London office

Jobs will go at the London office of the hybrid broker when it closes at the end of the month, and LQM US, led by Jordan Felber, will oversee LQM's global operations.

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27
Jan

EUROPE: Shell secures LNG bunkering licence at Port of Gibraltar

The Government of Gibraltar has announced that the energy major has been granted a port operator licence to undertake LNG bunkering at the Mediterranean hub port.

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26
Jan

GLOBAL: LR FOBAS flags up TSP issues in ARA, Houston and Istanbul VLSFO samples

In ARA samples tested in recent weeks, elevated Total Sediment Potential (TSP) levels were mainly due to precipitated asphaltenes, while issues in Houston and Istanbul were related to extraneous dirt content.

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26
Jan

MEBC 2021: Duqm will be the ‘cornerstone’ of Oman’s bunkering ambitions

Oman Oil plans to use its new Duqm terminal – supported by the nearby 230,000 barrels a day (b/d) refinery that is now nearing completion – as the ‘cornerstone’ for its bunkering ambitions in the Sultanate.  

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Bunker Prices - 28/01/2021

LOCATION

380

MGO

VLSFO

Buenos Aires

570

485

Busan

379

532

515

Durban

540

487

Fujairah

340

531

450

Gibraltar

360

488

435

Hong Kong

352

453

435

Houston

319

488

420

Istanbul

500

450

Las Palmas

353

485

430

Los Angeles

396

510

461

Malta (off)

353

485

431

Mumbai

343

543

498

New York

352

493

448

Panama Canal

351

502

430

Piraeus

358

470

448

Rotterdam

327

456

416

Santos

451

533

451

Shanghai

373

502

455

Singapore

342

470

455

St. Petersburg

315

453

413

Suez

363

515

458

Tokyo

431

650

470

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