This article provides highlights of a conference held in London on the subject of a return to coal-fired ships. Among the topics discussed were the technical and economic advantages of a coal revival, i.e. the lower costs of coal fuels and lower operating costs of coal fired vessels. The article briefly examines some recent developments in the design of ships fired by coal.

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    IPC Industrial Press Limited

    Dorset House, Stamford Street
    London SE1 9LU,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1980-6

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  • Accession Number: 00319475
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 8 1980 12:00AM