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

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)

Forskare vid Chalmers, Mechanics and Maritime Sciences, Maritime Studies, Maritime Environmental Sciences

Karin Andersson

Professor vid Chalmers, Mechanics and Maritime Sciences, Maritime Studies, Maritime Environmental Sciences

Selma Brynolf

Forskare vid Chalmers, Mechanics and Maritime Sciences, Maritime Studies, Maritime Environmental Sciences

Funding

Chalmers

Funding Chalmers participation during 2019–

Related Areas of Advance and Infrastructure

Energy

Areas of Advance

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Latest update

2019-07-26