World's largest hybrid ship set to ferry passengers between Britain and France

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World's largest hybrid ship set to ferry passengers between Britain and France

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The idea behind the hybrid ships is that they can run on liquefied natural gas (a fossil fuel), battery power or a combination of the two.

Elsewhere, the International Energy Agency says international shipping was responsible for around 2% of the planet's energy related carbon dioxide emissions in 2020.

This, the firm added, was "approximately double that typically used for hybrid propulsion in marine vessels.

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