Posts Tagged ‘International Windship Association (IWSA’

Charting a Course for the Future at the International Wind Propulsion Forum

Charting a Course for the Future at the International Wind Propulsion Forum
MV Ankie – ventifoil Charting a Course for the Future at the International Wind Propulsion Forum A tail wind is strengthening in the industry when it comes to decarbonisation, with an increasing number of companies assessing, trialling and installing wind propulsion solutions and it was with that...
March 20th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Technical, Technology | Read More

Becker Marine Systems joins growing Wind Propulsion family of technologies with WingSail project

Becker Marine Systems joins growing Wind Propulsion family of technologies with WingSail project
.. Becker Marine Systems joins growing Wind Propulsion family of technologies with WingSail project   Hamburg, March 2020 Becker Marine Systems has announced today it is joining the growing International Windship Association (IWSA) and bringing its WingSail project online.  Becker Marine has placed...
March 1st, 2020 | Associations, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMO MEPC submission – Info document on Wind Propulsion

IMO MEPC submission – Info document on Wind Propulsion
ISWA’s Gavin Allwright IMO MEPC submission – Info document on Wind Propulsion  From Gavin Allwright, Secretary of International Windship Association (IWSA) Dear All, I would like to draw your attention to an IMO MEPC info document submission from the Comoros flag regarding wind propulsion...
February 21st, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Environment, News, Pollution | Read More

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. joins the International Windship Association

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. joins the International Windship Association
. Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. joins the International Windship Association TOKYO – October 14, 2019: On the back of the recent AIP approval for the Wind Challenger, wind-assisted vessel design by Class NK, Tokyo headquartered MOL O.S.K. Lines Ltd today has announced that it is joining the International...
October 13th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Liner Shipping and Trade, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas joins the International Windship Association

Bureau Veritas joins the International Windship Association
.. Bureau Veritas joins the International Windship Association PARIS – July 15, 2019: The decarbonisation drive is gearing up to be the defining issue faced by the shipping sector in the coming decades and the industry is searching for low carbon and zero emissions technologies that will deliver on...
July 15th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment | Read More

Hellenic American Maritime Forum, Day 2: Addressing industry’s key issues to stay ahead of compliance

Hellenic American Maritime Forum, Day 2: Addressing industry’s key issues to stay ahead of compliance
l to r: John Kokarakis, Tom Perlich, Sotiris Raptis and Helena Athoussaki Hellenic American Maritime Forum, Day 2: Addressing industry’s key issues to stay ahead of compliance The second day of the inaugural Hellenic American Maritime Forum was successfully concluded on Thursday 30rd of May, at...
May 31st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Five Misconceptions of Wind Propulsion Solutions for Commercial Vessels

Five Misconceptions of Wind Propulsion Solutions for Commercial Vessels
… There has been a significant trend developing around wind propulsion technologies over the last 12 months and with potential fuel savings of 10-30% for retrofit installations and up to 50% for optimised new builds it is no wonder that the industry is sitting up and taking notice. Gavin Allwright,...
August 30th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Technical, Technology | Read More

WWEA and IWSA unite to promote uptake of wind technology in shipping

WWEA and IWSA unite to promote uptake of wind technology in shipping
The World Wind Energy Association and International Windship Association unite to promote uptake of wind technology in shipping BONN, GERMANY – November 2, 2017: The World Wind Energy Association (WWEA) has today announced a key strategic partnership with the International Windship Association...
November 2nd, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy | Read More

Come aboard the sail cargo vessel Ceiba – Own part of the Sail Cargo Future

Come aboard the sail cargo vessel Ceiba – Own part of the Sail Cargo Future
In Costa Rica’s ecologically friendly corridor, a young cargo shipping company is seeking investors beginning June 1st, 2017. The Sociedad Anónima Ceiba restricted its early-bird share sales to affiliated individuals in order to maintain control before acquiring infrastructure. The fledgling S.A.,...
May 26th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Markets | Read More

Germany’s most sustainably transported coffee arrives

Germany’s most sustainably transported coffee arrives
The “Avontuur” Organic coffee transported between continents by wind, the sailing cargo ship the Avontuur will arrive in Bremen, Germany on Earth Day 2017 signalling a foundational shift towards a truly sustainable shipping culture. Timbercoast, the owner of the Avontuur, with their partners...
April 15th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy | Read More