Hurtigruten Coastal Ship Loses Power Off Norway

A rescue operation was launched Tuesday night after a Hurtigruten coastal passenger ship lost power and was drifting off a notoriously dangerous area off the coast of Norway.

Passenger ferry fire, Black sea

Not much details available, understood the ship was disabled, adrift for several hours, later taken on tow and towed to Chornomorsk anchorage.

Passenger ship with 200 people on board engulfed by fire, Indonesia

Passenger ship KARYA INDAH caught fire in Molucca sea in Sula Islands Regency waters, North Maluku, Molucca sea, at around 0900 LT (UTC +9).

AIDA Cruises inaugurates Europe's largest shore-power plant

Carnival subsidiary AIDA Cruises’s passenger ship AIDAsol inaugurated Europe’s largest shore-power plant in a ceremony held in Rostock-Warnemünde at Germany’s 12th National Maritime Conference

Hydrogen vessel project receives €8M in EU funding

A project to design and build a roro demonstration vessel to run on liquid green hydrogen (LH2) has received €8M (US$9.46M) in funding from Horizon 2020, the EU’s research and innovation programme

Norway moves closer to its ambition of an all-electric ferry fleet

Norled’s latest ferries take battery-driven vessels several steps forward in terms of propulsion, hull design and energy savings

Funding backs low-emissions hydrofoil ferry

The US Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) will provide US$373,000 to back the design of a high-speed, hydrofoil passenger ferry powered by battery-electric, low-emissions technology