TECHNOLOGY

Vale sets sail for greener shipping on world's largest ore carrier

Vale, the world's largest producer of iron ore, has signed a contract with Omani shipowner Asyad to install rotor sails on a Valemax, the world's largest ore carrier.

Vale sets sail for greener shipping on world's largest ore carrier

The technology, developed by British manufacturer Anemoi, uses wind propulsion to provide energy efficiency gains and reduce emissions. The five cylindrical rotors on the Valemax will be around 35 meters...

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