The article discusses ways to improve engine efficiency in the future in view of the forecast shortages in fuel oil with a reduction in quality as well. Improved combustion, choice of propeller speed and waste heat recovery are considered. The anticipated changes in fuel oil qualities and how to cope with them are dealt with in some detail. A note on environmental loading is included.

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    • This article is part of a Special Survey by "Sulzer".
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    IPC Industrial Press Limited

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    IPC Industrial Press Limited

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  • Authors:
    • Eberle, M K
    • Mikulicic, N
  • Publication Date: 1978-2

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  • Accession Number: 00179571
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 27 1978 12:00AM