Singapore port authority seeks proposals for fully electric harbour craft

SINGAPORE, July 11 (Reuters) – Singapore’s Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) has issued an expression of interest (EOI) calling for proposals to design and promote the use of fully electric Harbour craft in Singapore, it said in a statement on Tuesday.

The EOI document is a further step towards MPA’s rule that all new harbour craft operating in its waters to be fully electric, or run on biofuels or net-zero fuels from 2030. The final aim is to achieve net zero emissions by 2050.

Proposals have to be submitted before midnight on Sept. 15 (1600 GMT).

The EOI will first focus on smaller harbour…

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