DNV GL highlights limited uptake of hydrogen as a ship fuel

DNV GL highlights limited uptake of hydrogen as a ship fuel

In the fourth edition of its Maritime Forecast to 2050, DNV GL – Maritime highlighted a relatively limited uptake of hydrogen as a ship fuel.

The energy consultant and certification body said this is a result of both the estimated price of the fuel and the investment costs for the engine and fuel systems.

Hydrogen, however, plays an integral role as a building block in the production of several carbon-neutral fuels such as e-ammonia, blue ammonia and e-methanol, all of which gain significant uptake under the decarbonisation pathways, DNV GL said.

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