June 1, 2017

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Roche La Molière France and Oslo, Norway

June 1 , 2017

The cooperation between the leading French battery storage system provider Nidec ASI s.a. and Norwegian maritime battery specialist ZEM AS resulted in another win to deliver batteries to an iconic ship. 


June 1, 2017

AKASOL and ZEM announce partnership to develop Lithium Ion batteries for  maritime use.

The German expert for lithium-ion battery systems AKASOL and the Norwegian pioneer of maritime energy storage solutions ZEM have worked together on the development of AKAZEM. The res...

May 9, 2017

Teknisk Ukeblad (tu.no), Norway's leading technical and engineering magazine, featured another article discussing the fuel savings achieved by Eidesvik's Viking Energy, thanks to the battery provided by ZEM. 

The article, found here, discusses Eidesvik's innovation...

October 12, 2016

Teknisk Ukeblad (tu.no), Norway's leading technical and engineering magazine, featured an article on ZEM and the battery installation on the Viking Energy.

The article, found here, discusses Eidesvik's innovative decision to hybridize its Offshore Supply Vessel, and the...

September 7, 2016

The Vision of the Fjords (formerly known as Seasight) won the ship of the year award. ZEM is proud to have been the supplier of battery systems for this innovative ship.

We encourage you to take a journey on the Vision of the Fjords. See here.

More about the award here.,...

July 19, 2016

Brødrene Aa announced that its new sightseeing vessel, Vision of The Fjords, was delivered to the Norwegian operator The Fjords, on Saturday the 16th of July.

ZEM is proud to have delivered the batteries for this beautiful vessel, designed to carry 400 passengers i...

April 12, 2016

ZEM has won a contract to deliver batteries to a hybrid car ferry serving an important passenger route in Norway. Designed with flexibility in mind, the vessel will run as a hybrid but can be modified to run as a full electric ferry with a shore charging system.

ABB is...

December 15, 2015

A total of 576 kWh of energy storage will be placed in the two catamaran hulls of this futuristic-looking vessel, which is being built by Brødrene Aa. The Seasight is built on the same concept that ZEM used in the supply vessel VIKING QUEEN, the Eidesvik vessel on char...

December 11, 2015

More information can be found here.  

Following our work on Eidesvik's Viking Queen, we are proud to have been chosen again to delivery a similar battery solution for the Viking Energy.  

We are also delighted to partner again with Nidec ASI in this project, to impl...

October 2, 2015

ZEM is a founding member of the Green Coastal Shipping Programme, which was initiated by DNV GL and aims to encourage the development and implementation of green technology concepts in Norway’s coastal and short-sea shipping sector.

Richard Meade, editor of Lloyd’s List...

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