Carnival Corporation begins construction of world’s first fully LNG-powered cruise ship


Leisure travel company Carnival Corporation has begun construction of the world’s first fully LNG-powered cruise ship.

Marking the occasion with a keel-laying ceremony at Seatrade Europe in Hamburg, the vessel will be the first of seven next-generation cruise ships that will be powered by LNG.

Pioneering a new era in the use of low-carbon fuels, these new ships will be the first in the cruise industry that can use LNG to generate 100% of their power both in port and on the open sea – an innovation that will reduce exhaust emissions to help protect the environment and support Carnival Corporation’s aggressive sustainability goals. 

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