Samsung Heavy and Bloom to develop LNG-fuelled ships

KOREAN shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries and US company Bloom Energy have signed an agreement to develop LNG carriers powered by LNG-powered solid-oxide fuel cells to bring down the shipping industry’s carbon emissions.

Samsung Heavy and Bloom to develop LNG-fuelled ships Samsung Heavy and Bloom to develop LNG-fuelled ships Samsung Heavy and Bloom to develop LNG-fuelled ships Samsung Heavy and Bloom to develop LNG-fuelled ships Samsung Heavy and Bloom to develop LNG-fuelled ships

Overnight the pair signed a joint development agreement to design and develop fuel cell-powered ships, with the pair planning to present design work to potential customers in 2022.