Silver Nova

With its hybrid power sources, Silver Nova achieves a cruise industry-first – potentially local emission-free operation in port by using fuel cells and batteries. Silver Nova uses liquefied natural gas (LNG) as its main fuel. The new hybrid technology not only helps in port, but also allows Silver Nova to achieve a 40% overall reduction in its greenhouse gas emissions per double suite when compared to its previous class of ships.

Sustainable features of Silver Nova and Silver Ray include a micro auto gasification system, which reduces onboard waste volume, resulting in lower incineration emissions. In addition, the ship class achieves an Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) rating of approximately 25% better than applicable International Maritime Organization (IMO) requirements. Shore power allows the ship to shut down its main generators at select ports and plug into the onshore energy supply, thereby cutting onboard local emissions to zero. Overall, the ground-breaking hydrodynamic ship design and optimized innovation technology help lessen the ship’s impact on environment.

Guests enjoy Silversea’s trademark level of bespoke service aboard the new ultra-luxury ship, including butler service in every suite category, as well as her innovative design, exquisite restaurants, spacious suites.

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