UNDERSTANDING DEEPSEA RO/RO SHIPPING

Industry analyst Dynamar has released the second edition of its Deepsea Ro/Ro Shipping II report, charting the history of the segment and analyzing the current fleet. The document focuses on two different types of roll-on/roll-off ships operating on routes between the continents: conventional Ro/Ro ships and vehicle carriers. The Beginnings …

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FUELING THE FUTURE WITH SEAWEED

Researchers at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) are working on a project designed to show that homes and vehicles could be powered by fuel made from seaweed grown at large-scale offshore farms. WHOI was awarded $5.7 million from the U.S. Department of Energy’s research agency ARPA-E for two “MARINER” …

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