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Brittany Ferries orders 270m ship
connexionfrance.com ^ | January 14, 2014 | connexionfrance

Posted on 01/14/2014 2:09:57 PM PST by Berlin_Freeper

FERRY company Brittany Ferries has just placed an order for a new vessel that will be its largest, cleanest and most environmentally-friendly ship to date.

The €270million cruise-ferry will be powered by Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) which emits 25% less carbon dioxide than traditional oil engines – and, as it burns with a clean flame and no smoke, emits no dust, soot or sulphur and is low in nitrogen oxide emissions.

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TOPICS: Travel
KEYWORDS: energy; lng; naturalgas
burns with a clean flame

Burns with a clean flame - Why didn't we think of this?

1 posted on 01/14/2014 2:09:57 PM PST by Berlin_Freeper
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To: Berlin_Freeper

Shell has been getting into LNG for shipping as well.

http://www.shell.com/global/future-energy/natural-gas/natural-gas-transport/lng-shipping.html


2 posted on 01/14/2014 2:26:24 PM PST by thackney (life is fragile, handle with prayer)
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To: Berlin_Freeper

No doubt French will christen it “ La Bombe!!”


3 posted on 01/14/2014 3:28:15 PM PST by ken5050 (This space available cheap...)
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