Electricity or electrofuels for a future short sea shipping without harmful emissions
Research Project , 2019 – 2020

The shipping sector is facing a period of large investments to reduce environmental impact and reach carbon dioxide (CO2) reduction targets. In this project the life cycle environmental performance of short sea ships using (i) electrofuels in combination with combustion engines and exhaust abatement equipment or (ii) electricity, electric engines and batteries.

Participants

Maria Grahn (contact)

Chalmers, Mechanics and Maritime Sciences (M2), Maritime Studies

Karin Andersson

Chalmers, Mechanics and Maritime Sciences (M2), Maritime Studies

Selma Brynolf

Chalmers, Mechanics and Maritime Sciences (M2), Maritime Studies

Funding

Chalmers

Funding Chalmers participation during 2019–

Related Areas of Advance and Infrastructure

Energy

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2022-12-02