Life’s a gas aboard: eco-friendly, hybrid ship that’s just perfect for exploring

BRITISH travellers are getting a chance to sail on Hurtigruten’s new-build, eco-friendly hybrid expedition ship ahead of her planned launch on April 1.

The 500-passenger Fridtjof Nansen, which runs on batteries, liquefied natural gas (LNG) and biogas made from dead fish, is going to be completed earlier than expected and the Norwegian line is adding a series of short pre-inaugural voyages. 

Three five-night UK sailings will depart from Tilbury (March 7), Liverpool (March 12) and Portsmouth (March 17), calling at destinations including the Isles of Scilly, Fowey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man and Dartmouth.

On March 23, she...
source: Express

2019-12-08 18:05
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