Maersk orders 12 green-methanol powered ships

SHIPPING giant AP Moller-Maersk has ordered 12 methanol-fuelled container ships from Korean ship builder Hyundai Heavy Industries.

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Takes the green shipping plunge. Supplied/Maersk

The original agreement was announced in August last year, which saw Maersk contract Hyundai to build eight vessels with the option to build an additional four, which it executed this week.