1. Saft and Rolls Royce to Deliver Hybrid Power System for Innovative Norwegian Vessel

    Saft and Rolls Royce to Deliver Hybrid Power System for Innovative Norwegian Vessel

    Paris, March 23, 2016 – Saft, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of advanced technology batteries for industry, has won a major contract from Rolls Royce Marine to supply the specialized marine lithium-ion (Seanergy®) battery system for an innovative hybrid multi-application vessel under construction in Denmark for Kystverket, the Norwegian Coastal Administration (NCA). It is Saft’s second major contract signed end of last year in the marine segment. The high energy battery system onboard the OV Bøkfjord will help Kystverket meet its ambitious climate and environmental targets, reduce maintenance and make fuel savings of 25 percent. 

    Read Full Article
  1. Quotes

    1. Winning the contract from Rolls Royce Marine for the OV Bøkfjord confirms the growing reputation for Saft's SLFP design as the battery technology of choice for critical operations in harsh maritime environments.
  2. Topics Mentioned

  3. Categories

    1. Electricity Source:

      Solar Photovoltaic, Wave, Tidal, Hydro, Wind
    2. Storage Market:

      Commercial & Industrial, Military, Residential & Community & Microgrid, Smart Grid, Utility Grid, Vehicle-to-Grid/Home
    3. Storage Technology:

      Compressed Air/Gas, Flow Battery, Flywheel, Hydrogen, Lead, Liquid Metal, Lithium, Magnesium, Mechanical Storage, Nickel, Sodium, Supercapacitors, Vanadium, Zinc
    4. Article Types:

      Null, Reports and Conferences