Monday, July 23, 2012

Shipping Industry: IMO Study on Low Sulphur Fuel Availability Needed Now

Representing nearly 80% of the world’s merchant fleet, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) on Monday called on the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to hurry up with a critical study...

July 23, 2012
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Thursday, May 24, 2012

EU Reaches Agreement to Slash Air Pollution From Ships

Council and the European Parliament reach a provisional agreement on the sulphur content of marine fuels The EU Wednesday announced an informal agreement requiring, by law, that all ships operating...

May 24, 2012
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Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Karine Langlois

IMO’s Work to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions from International Shipping – Q&A

IMO’s Karine Langlois speaks with Eivind Vagslid, the Deputy Director and Head of IMO’s Air pollution and Climate change section on IMO’s work to reduce the international shipping community’s greenhouse...

December 7, 2011
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Monday, November 28, 2011
Press Releases

Interferry: Low-sulphur Timetable is ‘Mission Impossible’

Trade association Interferry says that ferry operators in northern Europe face a near-impossible choice in trying to meet the 2015 deadline for ultra-low sulphur emissions from bunker fuel.  The association also...

November 28, 2011
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Monday, November 14, 2011

The Impact of IMO’s New Energy Efficiency Measures and the EEDI [STUDY]

New Study Shows Significant Reduction in CO2 Emissions From Ships Implementing New IMO Measures An IMO-commissioned study into the impact of mandatory energy efficiency measures for international shipping shows that...

November 14, 2011
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