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Article / 17 NOV 2021 3 MIN READ

Dispelling the myth of high losses in modern electrically enhanced propulsion systems

Thanks to modern technology, losses in electrically enhanced...
  • Marine Power
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Electrical systems
Wasaline sets sail from old horizons to new together with Wärtsilä
Article / 4 NOV 2021 5 MIN READ

Wasaline sets sail from old horizons to new together with Wärtsilä

With an integrated package of Wärtsilä solutions on board, Wasaline’s Aurora...
  • Marine Power
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Lifecycle services
Article / 3 NOV 2021 5 MIN READ

Wärtsilä Expert Insight – The continuing evolution of our next-level predictive maintenance service

Wärtsilä Expert Insight uses advanced...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Marine Power
  • Lifecycle services
Article / 2 NOV 2021 3 MIN READ

Proudly charting a course towards net zero with the Vancouver Maritime Centre for Climate

Wärtsilä on board as the Vancouver Maritime Centre for...
  • Marine Power
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Electrical systems
Article / 19 OCT 2021 5 MIN READ

Methanol – Fuel for thought in our deep-dive Q&A

Four Wärtsilä experts discuss the advantages of methanol as a future fuel for shipping, as well as...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Marine Power
  • Lifecycle services
Article / 30 SEP 2021 5 MIN READ

Decarbonising Shipping Week – webinar series explores segment-specific strategies for EEXI and CII compliance

Wärtsilä’s Decarbonising Shipping Week...
  • Marine Power
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
Article / 28 SEP 2021 5 MIN READ

Shaking up shipping with the MS Green Ammonia

As part of the ZEEDS initiative, Wärtsilä is helping develop a pioneering new tanker vessel that will...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Marine Power
Article / 17 SEP 2021 6 MIN READ

Wärtsilä helping to propel waterborne transport towards zero emissions

As a member of the Waterborne Technology Platform, Wärtsilä is helping define...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
Article / 7 SEP 2021 6 MIN READ

Complying with EEXI – how to speed up decarbonisation without slowing down vessels

Time is running out for vessel owners to comply with the IMO’s...
  • Engine systems
  • Propulsion
  • Electrical systems
Article / 28 JUN 2021 3 MIN READ

Ammonia – fuel for thought in our deep-dive Q&A

Four Wärtsilä experts discuss the advantages of ammonia as a future fuel for shipping, as well as...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Lifecycle services
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Article / 24 JUN 2021 4 MIN READ

Meet the new future fuel-ready propulsion technology for bulkers and tankers

An overview of the webcast presenting Wärtsilä and RINA’s game-changing...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
Article / 8 JUN 2021 5 MIN READ

Full speed ahead for onshore green ammonia production in Norway

The ZEEDS initiative’s plans for onshore green ammonia production – to provide...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Marine Power
Article / 3 JUN 2021 3 MIN READ

Floating an idea to decarbonise offshore oil and gas production

Wärtsilä proposes an idea to help decarbonise offshore oil and gas production with...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Innovation
Decarbonising maritime will take more than technology
Article / 18 MAY 2021 3 MIN READ

Decarbonising maritime will take more than technology

The maritime industry's discussion of decarbonisation thus far has focused upon uncertainties,...
  • Sustainability
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
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Article / 18 MAY 2021 3 MIN READ

Forecasting the fuels of the future

The findings of a new fuels forecast developed by Wärtsilä over the past year highlight growing demand for fuel...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
Next port of call – the methanol bunkering station
Article / 6 MAY 2021 3 MIN READ

Next port of call – the methanol bunkering station?

Clean burning, cheap to produce, widely available and with the potential to be 100% renewable –...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Lifecycle services
  • Marine Power
Meeting decarbonisation targets with optimised propulsion
Article / 5 MAY 2021 3 MIN READ

Meeting decarbonisation targets with optimised propulsion

It’s not often that the twin goals of reducing costs and complying with regulations can be...
  • Marine Power
  • Propulsion
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
A practical plan for a zero-emission marine ecosystem
Article / 28 APR 2021 3 MIN READ

A practical plan for a zero-emission marine ecosystem

Sometimes a revolution starts from simple beginnings – in this case, by bringing together a...
  • Marine Power
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
Flexibility is the key requirement for future propulsion systems
Article / 27 APR 2021 3 MIN READ

Flexibility is the key requirement for future propulsion systems

Traditionally, vessels are designed for and tested at one design speed and draft....
  • Marine Power
  • Propulsion
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
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Article / 22 APR 2021 5 MIN READ

Let’s agree to cut emissions

In the discussion around decarbonisation, vessel owners and operators are faced with an array of options in terms of...
  • Marine Power
  • Lifecycle services
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
Article / 16 APR 2021 4 MIN READ

Time to take another look at LNG conversion?

Modern efficiency-boosting technologies can help vessel owners and operators put a big dent in their...
  • Lifecycle services
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
Carnival Victory
Article / 12 APR 2021 5 MIN READ

Guaranteed asset performance – a win-win for Wärtsilä and Carnival

After seeking new ways to draw even greater mutual value from their partnership,...
  • Marine Power
  • Lifecycle services
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
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Article / 6 APR 2021 7 MIN READ

Wärtsilä’s Integrated Systems & Solutions – future-proof solutions today

On the journey towards decarbonisation one thing is for certain: the marine...
  • Marine Power
  • Lifecycle services
  • Propulsion
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Article / 1 APR 2021 5 MIN READ

Utsira sets sail towards a smart energy management future

Sitting off Norway’s west coast in the North Sea, the island of Utsira may be small but it...
  • Marine Power
  • Electrical systems
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
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Article / 30 MAR 2021 5 MIN READ

LNG carriers – the future is flexible

As global LNG production continues to grow, the industry is turning its thoughts towards the next generation...
  • Lifecycle services
  • Marine Power
  • Propulsion
Turning uncertainty into opportunity – flexible solutions for the challenges of tomorrow
Article / 4 MAR 2021 3 MIN READ

Turning uncertainty into opportunity – flexible solutions for the challenges of tomorrow

It has been clear for a while that the maritime industry’s...
  • Marine Power
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • People
new multi-purpose SOV for offshore wind
Article / 12 FEB 2021 3 MIN READ

Wärtsilä’s new multi-purpose SOV for offshore wind – future-proof, flexible and Jones-act compliant

The offshore wind business is booming around the...
  • Marine Power
  • Lifecycle services
  • Engine systems
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Article / 2 FEB 2021 4 MIN READ

Decarbonisation – a viable pathway emerges

In recent years, the maritime sector has awoken to the pressing need to make critical sustainability...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Marine Power
  • People
Wärtsilä Propulsion’s Technology team – heroes of hydrodynamics and masters of mechanics
Article / 27 JAN 2021 4 MIN READ

Wärtsilä Propulsion’s Technology team – heroes of hydrodynamics and masters of mechanics

Not all heroes wear capes – some are just very, very good...
  • Propulsion
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • People
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Article / 22 JAN 2021 3 MIN READ

A well-timed boost gives Wärtsilä 46 engines a midlife power up

With operators facing increasing cost pressures and tightening environmental...
  • Lifecycle services
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
What does an ammonia-ready vessel look like?
Article / 2 DEC 2020 3 MIN READ

What does an ammonia-ready vessel look like?

As carbon-neutral fuel choices narrow, shipowners are beginning to look more closely at how existing...
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
  • Marine Power
  • Engine systems
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Article / 30 OCT 2020 5 MIN READ

Mind the methane gap

LNG could cut the shipping industry’s CO2 emissions by 25%, but could its methane emissions undermine its climate advantages?...
  • Sustainability
  • Technology
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels
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Article / 9 OCT 2020 4 MIN READ

Shipbuilders turn to design to increase efficiency

The IMO 2020 regulations, along with the promise of further mandates down the line, are pushing...
  • Marine Power
  • Sustainability
  • Decarbonisation & future fuels