Diesel-Electric Power Plus Batteries Makes for a Very Efficient Tugboat
Amazing... Hybrid engines are spreading to the sea. Just more possibilities for ALTI.
"Netherlands-based Iskes Towage & Salvage accepted delivery today of the first ever Damen Shipyards-built Hybrid tug at a signing ceremony at the Offshore Energy conference in Amsterdam today."
"Depending on the operating profile, the ASD 2810 Hybrid, which has a combination of diesel-direct and diesel-electric propulsion, facilitates average fuel savings of between 10% and 30% and cuts local emissions by 20 to 60%. The vessel has a bollard pull of 60 tons."