Thursday, September 2, 2021
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Tanker Owner and Operator Fined $3 Million for Air Pollution Crimes in U.S. Caribbean ECA
The Greek owner and operator of a Panama-flagged oil products tanker, along with the vessel’s senior officers, have been convicted of air pollution crimes in the United States for using...
Monday, May 20, 2019
Greek Cruise Ship Owner Fined in Norway for Violating Sulphur Content Rules
The Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA) has fined a Greek shipowner nearly $80,000 for violating a new law limiting the sulphur content of fuel used by ships operating in world heritage...
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Friday, August 21, 2015
Norway Names First Shipowner to Break New ECA Rules
This article was written by ShipandBunker.com, the world’s leading free to access website focused on marine fuel, with news, exclusive features, and bunker price indications for 150+ ports. The Norwegian...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Stena Line Ferries First to Use New ‘Closed Loop’ Scrubber Technology
Two Stena Line ferries are set to become the first ships to be retrofitted with a new in-line closed loop gas scrubber systems from Wärtsilä that will help the ferries achieve emissions compliance in the North Sea.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Low Sulphur Fuel Rules to Undermine Cheap Oil Advantages in Europe
Shipping firms operating in northern Europe will not get the full benefit of plunging oil prices as they face higher fuel costs and potential insurance problems from sulphur regulations coming into force early next year.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Shipping Execs: EPA’s Low-Sulphur Fuel Rule Will Hurt The Environment and Short Sea Shipping
Shipping industry leaders told Members of Congress on Tuesday that higher fuel costs associated with upcoming low-sulphur fuel limits in North American Emission Control Areas could actually hurt the environment and the economy.
Monday, March 11, 2013
EU Sulphur Targets Costly For UK Shipping, Report Says
LONDON, March 11 (Reuters) – European Union targets to reduce sulphur emissions from the shipping sector will lead to huge costs for the British marine industry and reduce the country’s...
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
European Commission Ruling Gives Finnish Owners Incentive for Cleaner Ships
The European Commission has approved an initiative that gives Finnish ship owners an incentive to build and convert existing ships to the use cleaner burning fuel ahead of future regulation...
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
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