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Are you interested in Ocean Technology of the Future?

A new project has been launched to explore new technologies for the seas around UK Overseas Territor...

£1m Clean Maritime Innovation call

The Department for Transport (DfT) is calling for expression of interests in a £1m Clean Maritime In...

Events

Southampton International Boat Show, 13th-22nd September 2019, Southampton

The Southampton International Boat Show, powered by Borrow A Boat takes place at Mayflower Park, Sou...

What can your business do to reduce plastic waste? – challenges and solutions, 18th September 2019, Manchester

Join Innovate UK for a business breakfast hosted by the Henry Royce Institute at the University of M...

Current Projects - GLEAMS: Glycerine fuel engine feasibility

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GLEAMS Project glycerine-run marine engine to be on display at Seawork 2014...

The world’s first marine engine to be run using the exceptionally clean fuel of glycerine will be on display at Seawork 2014 together with a seminar session entitled ‘Will my ship/workboat run on this?’ where interested parties can find out more about the fuel’s possibilities for use in the marine sector.

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Glycerol fuel project (GLEAMS) ‘Interest Group’ attracts attention from around the world...

GLEAMS (Glycerine Fuel for Engines and Marine Sustainability) is a Technology Strategy Board project under the Marine Vessel Efficiency competition. The project is examining the technological, regulatory, supply chain and commercial issues relevant to introducing glycerol to the marine fuels market.

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GLEAMS project overview...

GLEAMS (Glycerine fuel for Engines and Marine Sustainability) is a Technology Strategy Board project under the Marine Vessel Efficiency competition.

The marine industry faces the double challenge of rising fuel costs and tightening emissions standards, including carbon emissions. The GLEAMS project is developing technology with which marine vessels can surpass the very highest regulatory standards required for Sulphur and Nitrous Oxide emissions, slash their carbon emissions, and reduce costs simultaneously.

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