Full steam ahead for Orkney hydrogen ferry thanks to £400k cash injection. A pioneering hydrogen-powered ferry project is full steam ahead thanks to a huge cash injection. The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) announced yesterday it had secured almost half a million pounds of funding.
Energy Voice 9th Oct 2018 read more »
The use of hydrogen directly injected into the fuel supply of one of the ferries, has now been funded by Innovate UK. The HyDIME project (Hydrogen Diesel Injection in a Marine Environment), which formally started on 1 August, has been granted £430,000 to design and integrate a hydrogen diesel dual fuel injection system. The 12-month project is intended to de-risk the technology, which will be globally unique during the life of the project.
The Engineer 8th Oct 2018 read more »