October 28, 2021
Norled has been awarded a contract for the operation of fast ferries in Kinn, Bremanger, Stad, Vik, Høyanger, Sogndal and Lærdal municipalities, from 2024 to 2036.
The contract has clear requirements related to a CO2 cut of at least 52%.
Norled wants to introduce battery technology on fast ferries.
Torghatten Nord has won a 10-year contract for an electric ferry service on the Bognes-Lødingen route with a design from Norwegian Ship Design.