Nick Savvides

goodfuels biofuel
Biofuels are the answer to meeting the IMO's 2050 carbon targets according to some and GoodFuels has developed marine biofuels that it says are comparable to mineral diesel, but can reduce all major emissions substantially, including carbon by over 90%. GoodFuels has married its products with the blockchain technology that will allow cargo owners to verify that the fuels used to move their freight are clean and produced from sustainable sources.

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