Sumary of Hurtigruten expedition ships move to battery-hybrid power:
- Batteries, shore power and biofuel are at the core of what Hurtigruten Group is calling a large-scale green upgrade of its costal expedition fleet..
- In what is described as one of the largest environmental upgrades in the history of European shipping, all seven Hurtigruten Norwegian Coastal Express ships will undergo significant green upgrades by 2023..
- “We are combining the best available technical solutions and cutting CO2 emissions along the Norwegian coast with at least a quarter,”.
- The ships will be upgraded using a combination of technologies and solutions specially adapted for each individual ship…