Loading...
Loading...
Genevos to provide marine-based hydrogen fuel cells for Orkney-based RoRo ferry
© Genevos
Genevos to provide marine-based hydrogen fuel cells for Orkney-based RoRo ferry
© Genevos

Genevos to provide marine-based hydrogen fuel cells for Orkney-based RoRo ferry

As part of a £2.2m ($2.93) deal revealed today (Nov 25), Genevos will provide a marine-based hydrogen fuel cell to power a zero-emission RoRo ferry based in Orkney, Scotland.

Being led by EMEC Hydrogen, the seven-month project will include a range of different applications within the sphere of hydrogen such as storage, the supply of on-board auxiliary power using hydrogen fuel cells, and also the use of hydrogen in a conventional ferry propulsion engine.

Read more: Two consortiums unite for Orkney hydrogen hub development
Read more:
Pillars of Progress: Power – Hydrogen and renewables: A model for decarbonisation 

Genevos had been chosen by EMEC Hydrogen to supply one of the company’s recently launched Hydrogen Power Modules (HPMs), which will be installed for demonstration purposes on the deck of an Orkney Ferries RoRo ferry, the MV Shapinsay.

... to continue reading you must be subscribed

Subscribe Today

To gain access to this article and all our other content, you will need to subscribe to H2 View.

From the latest print editions, to 24/7 online access to exclusive interviews, authoritative columnists and the H2 View news archive, a subscription is the best way for you to stay up to date with developments in the hydrogen community.

Please wait...