“K” Line Bulk Carrier Corona Citrus Gets “Seawing”

"K" Line Bulk Carrier Corona Citrus Gets "Seawing"
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Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” LINE) and Electric Power Development Co., Ltd. (J-POWER) decided to launch the “Seawing”, an automated kite system that uses wind power, on Corona Citrus, an 88,000 DWT type Spezial coal transporter for J-POWER.

Completed on September 11, 2019, the 230 x 38 m Corona Citrus is equipped with a ballast water treatment system and a SOx scrubber. The new “Seawing” is expected to reduce the ship’s CO2 emissions by at least 20%.

Source: News Network

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