GoodFuels Marine, Boskalis and Wärtsilä are joining forces to offer vessels the option of sailing on biofuel. The three companies started a two-year pilot in the port of Rotterdam: the world’s biggest bio-based cluster.
A ship that sails on frying oil? If it were up to GoodFuels Marine, this would no longer be a distant possibility. GoodFuels wants to use biofuel from waste frying oil to reduce vessels’ CO2 emissions. GoodFuels Marine is to offer vessels in the port of Rotterdam the option of biodiesel bunkering. Result? Reduction in SOx and CO2 emissions. Boskalis would like part of its fleet to sail on biofuel and is enthusiastic. That’s why GoodFuels, Boskalis and engine supplier Wärtsilä started a two-year pilot.