A cleaner, greener machine – Wärtsilä W34DF control software upgrade cuts greenhouse gas emissions at all load points
A cleaner, greener machine – Wärtsilä 34DF control software upgrade cuts greenhouse gas emissions

Wärtsilä’s new control software upgrade for its popular Wärtsilä 34DF engines can cut Green House Gas emissions by as much as 50% depending on the engine load.

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