Gallery: Maersk Buys 10 Triple-E Vessels, the Greenest Container Ships ...

 

The world’s largest container line, Maersk, is making waves thanks to its impressive green improvements: yesterday the company announced that it signed a deal to purchase ten Triple-E ships, the most eco-friendly and efficient container ships ever built, with an option to buy twenty more. If all 30 ships are purchased, the deal would reach $5.7 billion, the largest order in shipping history.

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  1. kkn February 22, 2011 at 10:05 pm

    want to make positive imapct on the environmental costs of trans-oceanic shipping???? QUIT BUYING SO MUCH CRAP FROM CHINA!

  2. caeman February 22, 2011 at 9:33 am

    Properly Read: These ships will enhance our future profits, and we can claim good PR with the green folks.

    Capitalism and the Environmentalism can indeed coexist.

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