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    World’s largest ships emit as much pollution as 760 million cars

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    If you’ve been under the impression that your SUV is a gas-guzzler and environment killer unlike any other, here’s a bit of respite. Your metal-chunk-on-wheels certainly isn’t the most polluting modes of transport today. James Corbett, professor of marine policy … Continue reading3

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    Eco Marine Power will equip bigger ships with solar and wind power

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    Deeper waters will soon breathe a sigh of relief, as ships in future are destined to go cleaner and greener, thanks to a new development currently being worked upon by a Japan-based company Eco Marine Power. The system will use … Continue reading3

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    Greenpeace’s Rainbow Warrior III ship to use wind energy more efficiently

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    Greenpeace’s Rainbow Warrior III will sail the seas soon, with a better use of the wind. Now the Rainbow Warrior III is a warrior ship as it fights for a cause, to save our dying environment. Greenpeace have ordered the … Continue reading3

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    Solar-powered ferries for Hong Kong Harbor

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    It is about time but it is here. Shopping paradise Hong Kong is going green now by launching four solar-powered ferries sailing across Hong Kong’s harbor helping cut emissions of global-warming gases. The boats were designed by Sydney-based Solar Sailor … Continue reading3

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    World’s biggest solar powered ship circumnavigation

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    France’s PlanetSolar is planning to design the biggest solar run ship in the world. The solar-powered catamaran or a multi-hulled ship is on the drawing board of a project taken by PlanetSolar using Autodesk’s digital prototyping technology. The ship will … Continue reading3

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