Environment & Sustainability – Page 9

  • ePropulsion is to provide SailGP with electric outboards for its support boats
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    ePropulsion is a SailGP official partner

    2021-05-04T11:39:00Z

    ePropulsion has been appointed as an official partner to SailGP with the electric outboard manufacturer supplying products for the global sailing racing league’s season two and three.

  • SailGP and Kuehne+Nagel will work together on sustainable shipping methods for the global racing
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    Net carbon programme for SailGP

    2021-05-04T11:32:00Z

    SailGP and its new logistics partner Kuehne+Nagel are aiming to minimise the carbon footprint of the sail racing league''s transport.

  • The FLOKI 6.5 uses carbon negative bamboo fabric Photo: Cobratex
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    Sicomin resins in new Mini 6.5 class build

    2021-04-29T11:35:00Z

    Sicomin has confirmed the use of its GreenPoxy resins in the build of a new sustainable Mini 6.5 class yacht, the FLOKI 6.5.

  • The e-Voyager electric ferry will be appearing at MDL's Green Tech Boat Show
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    New green boat show

    2021-04-23T16:18:00Z

    MDL Marina’s Green Tech Boat Show is thought to be the first boat show of its kind in the UK.

  • Plastic Odyssey will convert plastic into fuel. Photo credit: Raphael Barriol
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    Simrad guides plastic expedition vessel

    2021-04-23T16:18:00Z

    Simrad Yachting has partnered with Plastic Odyssey, a scientific and environmental expedition visiting three continents over the next three years.

  • SABA has placed sustainability high on its agenda
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    New sustainable bond range

    2021-04-22T16:58:00Z

    SABA adhesives has introduced a new sustainable bond logo to its Sabatack range of sealants and adhesives with the aim of helping customers make informed choices when choosing sustainable products.

  • Marchetti Tech’s new graphene-based paints, primers and coatings help protect against corrosion Photo: Marchetti Tech
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    Protect against corrosion with graphene paint

    2021-04-16T13:30:00Z

    Marchetti Tech has launched a new line of graphene-based sustainable primers and paints to improve performance and durability in the boating industry.

  • Typhoon's new Tech t-shirts are manufactured from recycled materials
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    Typhoon minimises its effect on the eco-system

    2021-04-15T16:53:00Z

    Changes in production processes have helped Typhoon International minimise its impact on the environment.

  • Lars Skytte Jørgensen, vice president technology development, Alfa Laval Marine Photo: Alfa Laval
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    Large scale testing of methanol begins

    2021-04-14T10:51:00Z

    Large scale testing of methanol as a marine fuel will soon begin at the Alfa Laval Test & Training Centre in Aalborg, Denmark.

  • Ecocoast's acquisition of Bolina is enabling the companies to grow globally
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    Bolina expands its UK team

    2021-04-13T16:47:00Z

    Ecocoast acquired Bolina a year ago and has since achieved a 17% growth in revenue.

  • Bolina’s floating debris barrier removes 7 tonnes of waste per month Photo: Bolina
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    Debris barrier cleans up Belgian river

    2021-02-04T10:16:00Z

    Bolina, an Ecocoast company, has installed a floating debris barrier on the Belgian tidal river of Scheldt.

  • The DynaRig concept has been successfully installed on larger yachts Photo: Southern Spars
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    Push for wind propulsion in commercial fleet

    2021-01-27T10:18:00Z

    Southern Spars, a division of North Technology Group, has joined the International Windship Association (IWSA), which promotes the uptake of wind propulsion in the commercial fleet.

  • PV Logic's new panel folds into a small package
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    New fold-up solar panel

    2021-01-08T16:15:00Z

    The new PV Logic 8W fold up solar panel will keep a 12V boat battery charged and ready to go.

  • Phil Sharp with the Genevos Hydrogen Power Module. Pic courtesy Gilles Delacuvellerie
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    Clean-energy prototype

    2020-10-02T16:17:00Z

    Yacht racing project OceansLab clean-tech spin-off company Genevos is collaborating to prototype a clean-hydrogen-electric energy system.

  • Solar Technology's new solar panels are available in two power output sizes
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    Optimum power in a small package

    2020-08-07T14:59:00Z

    Solar Technology’s new Mono High Density (MHD) solar panels have been developed to deliver optimum power in a smaller, lighter package.

  • The Voltaire 33 SKY is Voltaire Electric Yachts first model Photo: Voltaire Electric Yachts
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    Voltaire launches first all-electric model

    2020-07-02T12:12:00Z

    Voltaire Electric Yachts has announced the official start of operation as well as the launch of its first all-electric boat.

  • Marinas and chandleries will become Sleek refill centres Photo: Sleek
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    Sleek refills at marinas and chandleries

    2020-04-30T08:10:00Z

    Sleek is teaming up with marinas and chandleries to offer upgraded recycling options for its range of eco-friendly cleaning products.

  • Ecoworks Marine has added to its distributor network
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    Ecoworks Marine expands its reach

    2020-04-27T12:53:00Z

    Ecoworks Marine has added Exalto Marine and 37 South to its growing list of distributors for its sustainable cleaning products.

  • The Victron SmartSolar MPPT Charge Controller Photo: Midland Chandlers
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    Solar controllers from Midland Chandlers

    2020-04-24T13:39:00Z

    Midland Chandlers has expanded its range of environmentally-conscious items that include solar controllers, cleaning products and stove fuels.

  • Solar Technology has provided solar panels to support an Atlantic rowing event
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    Solar panels support Atlantic row

    2020-04-22T11:08:00Z

    Solar Technology International’s PV Logic semi-flexible solar panels will be used to support a team of serving and former Royal Marine Commandos as they row across the North Atlantic Ocean in the Ocean Revival 2020.