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Valenti, Michael.  "Luxury liners go green," Mechanical Engineering, 1998, 120:7 (July), p72-73

Reports that Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises will be the first cruise ships ever powered by General Electric's (GE) aeroderivative gas turbines. Information on GE LM2500+ gas turbines; History of the cruise ship design of the company; Information on aeroderivative gas turbine; Advantages of combined gas turbine and steam turbine integrated electric drive system (COGES).