Control of Hybrid Ship Drive Systems

  title={Control of Hybrid Ship Drive Systems},
  author={Hugo Trienko Grimmelius and Peter Vos and Moritz Krijgsman and Erik van Deursen},
Stricter regulations on emissions force ship owners and designers to come up with new solutions for ship propulsion systems. Hybrid drive systems consisting of prime movers and batteries, like in the Toyota Prius, show great potential, especially in special ships like harbour tugs. Economic and environmental performance of such systems strongly depends on… CONTINUE READING