Monday, October 18, 2021
Shipping

CMA Shipping Finance Panel: Steaming Towards the ‘Good Side’

Perhaps the best quote of the Connecticut Maritime Association (CMA) conference sessions covering maritime finance came from one of the panels, with the catchy (maybe “kitschy” is a better word)...

October 18, 2021
Total Views: 727

Thursday, October 14, 2021
maersk ship
Shipping

Maersk Invests in Dutch Start-Up Developing Green Lignin Marine Fuels

A.P. Moller – Maersk has announced a minority investment in a Dutch start-up focused on developing liquid lignin technology which can be used as a marine fuel. Maersk’s investment in...

October 14, 2021
Total Views: 1737

Monday, October 11, 2021
bunkering
Environment

Shipping’s Future Fuels Could Prove a Lucrative Bet for Investors

By Jack Wittels (Bloomberg) — The race to wean shipping off oil and switch to cleaner fuels should prove lucrative for investors and is drawing interest from fund managers, according to...

October 11, 2021
Total Views: 1247

Wednesday, October 6, 2021
ship emissions
Environment

Shipping Industry Outlines Roadmap to Achieve Net Zero CO2 Emissions by 2050

A shipping industry trade group representing over 80% of the world’s merchant fleet has proposed a bold new plan to help the industry achieve net zero CO2 emissions by 2050,...

October 6, 2021
Total Views: 902

Thursday, September 30, 2021
cargo ships underway
Environment

LOA, DWT, Now CII: Shipping’s New Carbon Rating and What It Means for The Global Fleet

Shipping commentators and observers have suggested that a vessel’s carbon emissions profile will be right up there with LOA, DWT and other descriptors of vessel characteristics. Right now, the shipping industry’s...

September 30, 2021
Total Views: 1026

Thursday, September 23, 2021
Environment

Maritime’s Path to Decarbonization: Look at the Future (and Work Back to the Present)

“How do we get from today to the future?”, was a question presented to David Cummins, the President and CEO of the Blue Sky Maritime Coalition, a group working on...

September 23, 2021
Total Views: 957

maersk-ship-stack-logo
Environment

Maersk Invests in Silicon Valley Electrofuels Start-Up to Help Decarbonize Fleet

A.P. Moller – Maersk has bought into a Silicon Valley-based electrofuels startup as the world’s leading ocean liner works to decarbonize its marine operations. The minority investment in Prometheus Fuels...

September 23, 2021
Total Views: 1229

Wednesday, September 22, 2021
tanker in new york harbor
Shipping

Maritime Decarbonization: Shades of OPA 90, Dotcom Bubbles and Big, Big Bucks

This time, it’s going to be different. Well, maybe yes, maybe no. The second day of the Marine Money Climate conference featured a group of excellent high level presentations- looking...

September 22, 2021
Total Views: 1332

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Environment

Top Global Companies Call for Zero Emissions Shipping By 2050

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Sept 22 (Reuters) – More than 150 leading companies and organizations including oil majors and port authorities on Wednesday called for the global shipping industry to be fully...

September 21, 2021
Total Views: 971

container ship
Shipping

Marine Money Climate Summit Day 1: Techno-Economic Models and No More Noon Reports

The maritime climate season has now officially begun. Marine Money, the prodigious publisher and conference organizer which has positioned itself at the intersection of maritime and climate related matters, kicked...

September 21, 2021
Total Views: 781

bulk ship
Environment

New ‘Green’ Technology Shipping ETF Gives Investors Access to Maritime’s Decarbonization Transition

The founder of the stock market’s only freight futures exchange-traded fund (ETF) focused exclusively on the dry bulk shipping sector has launched the world’s first “green” technology shipping ETF. ETF...

September 21, 2021
Total Views: 637

Monday, September 20, 2021
Environment

ITF: If Done Right, Zero-Carbon Industries Can Be Big Opportunity for Workers, Including Seafarers

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) is backing a zero-carbon emissions target for shipping by 2050, saying that the energy transition can bring benefits to workers if done in the...

September 20, 2021
Total Views: 718

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Port of long beach
Environment

MSC Embraces Market-Based Measures to Meet Climate Change Targets

By Nick Savvides at London International Shipping Week (The Loadstar) – MSC has embraced market-based measures (MBMs) to help the industry meet its climate change targets, CEO Soren Toft said today. Speaking...

September 15, 2021
Total Views: 543

Monday, September 13, 2021
Soeren Skou, CEO Maersk
Environment

Maersk CEO Says Construction of Fossil Fueled Ships Should Be Banned

Maersk CEO Soren Skou says the International Maritime Organization should take a tip from the European auto industry by banning the construction of fossil fueled ships. His comments, which were...

September 13, 2021
Total Views: 4206

Wednesday, August 18, 2021
maersk ship
Environment

Maersk Signs First Green Methanol Supply Deal in Step Towards Net Zero Emissions

COPENHAGEN, Aug 18 (Reuters) – A.P. Moller-Maersk said on Wednesday it had signed a contract securing green methanol as the world’s largest shipping firm gears up to operate its first carbon-neutral ship...

August 18, 2021
Total Views: 1186

Thursday, July 29, 2021
oil tanker
Environment

Exmar to Develop Low Carbon Ammonia-Fueled Ship with Canadian Fertilizer Producer

Belgian gas shipping company Exmar is partnering up with Canadian fertilizer company Nutrien to develop and build a low carbon ammonia-fueled vessel. The two companies have signed a Collaboration Agreement...

July 29, 2021
Total Views: 480

Wednesday, July 21, 2021
ship emissions
Environment

Shipping Industry to Hold Cross-Industry Decarbonization Event at COP26

Shipping industry stakeholders will convene a cross-industry event at COP26 with leaders in energy, politics and finance to discuss maritime decarbonization efforts. COP26 is the UN climate change conference to...

July 21, 2021
Total Views: 741

Friday, July 16, 2021
Port of long beach
Environment

MSC and Shell to Work Together on Decarbonizing Shipping

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) is teaming up with Shell to develop alternative fuels and technology to help the shipping sector’s energy transition towards decarbonization. MSC will work with Shell...

July 16, 2021
Total Views: 1020

Thursday, July 15, 2021
wartsila engine tests
Shipping

Wärtsilä Conducts Full-Scale Engine Tests Using Hydrogen and Ammonia Fuel

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has recently completed full-scale engine tests using hydrogen and ammonia fuel, describing the tests as key to decarbonizing the energy and marine sectors. The tests were...

July 15, 2021
Total Views: 3076

Wednesday, July 14, 2021
port of rotterdam storage
Shipping

EU Proposes Adding Shipping to Its Carbon Market

By Jonathan Saul and Kate Abnett LONDON, July 14 (Reuters) – The European Commission on Wednesday proposed adding shipping to the bloc’s carbon market for the first time, adding pressure on an...

July 14, 2021
Total Views: 729