Greening the Fleet – Sustainability Transitions in the Maritime Shipping Sector (Greenfleet)

GREENFLEET aims to analyse the opportunities and challenges associated with a transition from fossil-based fuels to low- or zero-carbon technologies. With a 'technological innovation systems' perspective at its core, GREENFLEET will analyse the strengths and weaknesses of three focal low- or zero-carbon energy technologies, as well as hybrids of these and conventional energy solutions. The three energy technologies in question are battery-electric, biofuels and hydrogen.

GREENFLEET aims to illuminate the strengths and weaknesses of novel 'green technologies' that can contribute to emission reductions in the Norwegian maritime shipping sector.


Anna Bergek (contact)

Professor vid Chalmers, Technology Management and Economics, Environmental Systems Analysis


Lund University

Lund, Sweden

Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige universitet

Trondheim, Norway

Norwegian Coastal Administration

Ålesund, Norway


Trondheim, Norway

University of Oslo

Oslo, Norway


The research council of Norway

Funding Chalmers participation during 2017–2020 with 734,987.00 SEK

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Sustainable development

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Innovation and entrepreneurship

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