Built by Rauma Marine Constructions, Aurora Botnia can operate on battery power, LNG or biogas.
The two new 212 metre long vessels will adopt the latest technology and go on LNG to lessen the environmental impact.
By using LNG, vessels such as this can achieve up to a 23 per cent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions in comparison to traditional marine fuels.
In Abu Qir, Egypt, the vessel will work alongside many of DEME’s trailing suction hopper dredgers in the largest dredging and land reclamation project ever in the company’s history.
German giant Volkswagen Group has chartered two additional LNG-powered car carriers as it looks to decarbonize its operations.
One of Sweden's most well-known passenger shipping companies has decided to increase its biogas fuel blend from one to ten percent in its gas-powered ships.