Dave AdamsDave Adams, Senior Sales Manager at Wärtsilä Marine Solutions, focuses on promoting Wärtsilä's marine products on the West Coast of North America. With over 30 years in aviation and maritime high-tech markets, he specializes in maritime power, propulsion, and control technologies. Dave also played a key role in supplying hybrid and electrical systems for passenger vessels. He holds a BSc in Physics.
The role of hybrids on the path to decarbonization
When evaluating vessel hybridization, it's essential to begin by examining three primary pathways to vessel decarbonization: reducing energy demand through vessel optimization, transforming energy with greater efficiency with hybridization or electrification, and adopting the use of alternative energy sources such as green fuels.