Hybrid ship docks at Port of Hueneme

Ship leaves zero emissions behind

Tracy Lehr, KEYT - KCOY - KKFX Reporter, tracy@keyt.com
POSTED: 12:41 PM PDT Mar 27, 2013    UPDATED: 10:44 PM PDT Mar 27, 2013 
SOLAR-HYBRID VESSEL
PORT HUENEME, Calif. -

A ship that creates less pollution ship docked at the Port of Hueneme this week.

The solar-hybrid ship dropped off imported BMWs, The ship, named MV Emerald Ace, has a diesel engine and lithium-ion batteries to store electricity.

The solar energy is used at the dock to keep the air clean in Port Hueneme.

Port Hueneme, CA