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Monday, May 14, 2018
Paris MOU to Enforce IMO’s Low Sulphur Fuel Rule from “Day One”
Maritime News

Paris MOU to Enforce IMO’s Low Sulphur Fuel Rule from “Day One”

The Paris MOU on Port State Control is warning that it intends to enforce new international regulations limiting the amount of sulphur in fuel oil used on

May 14, 2018
Total Views: 103

Friday, April 20, 2018
cargo ship

Scrubbers are “No Silver Bullet” for Shipping Industry, Wartsila Says

By Ahmad Ghaddar and Libby George LONDON, April 20 (Reuters) – Shipping industry hopes that so-called sulphur scrubbers are a quick-fix solution to

April 20, 2018
Total Views: 39

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
ships at anchor

Limit Sulphur in Shipping Fuel, But No So Fast -Opinion

By Philip K. Verleger (Bloomberg View) — In “Poor Richard’s Almanack,” Ben Franklin imparts a centuries-old proverb about a kingdom lost by a

April 18, 2018
Total Views: 19

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Ship-to-ship bunkering off Singapore.

Shipping Industry Switch to LNG Bunker Fuel Not Enough to Meet Strict Carbon Regulations – Analyst

SINGAPORE, April 17 (Reuters) – Switching to liquefied natural gas (LNG) to fuel ocean-going vessels may not be enough for shippers to comply with

April 17, 2018
Total Views: 25

Friday, April 13, 2018
Maritime News

IMO Moves Forward with Ban on Vessels Carrying High-Sulphur Fuel

LONDON, April 13 (Reuters) – The International Maritime Organization said it approved on Friday an amendment that would ban ships unequipped to strip

April 13, 2018
Total Views: 17

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
bunkering operations
Maritime News

Bunker Fuel Costs to Spike 25 Percent in 2020 on IMO’s Low Sulphur Regulations -WoodMac

By Libby George LONDON, April 11 (Reuters) – Global shipping fuel costs are likely to rise by a quarter, or $24 billion, in 2020 when new rules limiting

April 11, 2018
Total Views: 28

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
hapag-lloyd ship

Hapag-Lloyd to Have Plan for 2020 Low Sulphur Fuel Regulation Later in 2018

HAMBURG, March 28 (Reuters) – German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd plans to give details within three to six months on compliance with tighter shipping

March 28, 2018
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
MSC Containership
Maritime News

Container Lines Face Extra $34 Billion from Low-Sulphur Fuel Switch if Owners Don’t Install Scrubbers

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Within two years it will be illegal to power a ship with fuel having more than 0.5% sulphur content, unless the

March 27, 2018
Total Views: 34

Monday, March 26, 2018
cargo ship emissions
Maritime News

Trafigura to Install Scrubbers on Its Newbuild Tanker Fleet

SINGAPORE, March 26 (Reuters) – Commodities trader Trafigura will install scrubbers on its fleet of newbuild tankers to comply with new regulations from

March 26, 2018
Total Views: 4

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
bunkering operations
Maritime News

Rich Rewards Await Top Oil Refiners as Ships Make Low Sulphur Switch Fuel

By Bill Lehane (Bloomberg) — Ready the cash-printing machines — the world’s most sophisticated refineries are about to enjoy great times thanks

March 21, 2018
Total Views: 36

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
ship emissions
Maritime News

BP Sees Strong Compliance with 2020 Low Sulphur Fuel Rule

By Devika Krishna Kumar NEW ORLEANS, March 13 (Reuters) – Oil major BP Plc expects more than 90 percent of the world’s shipping fleet will

March 13, 2018
Total Views: 15

Monday, March 5, 2018
ship bunkering
Maritime News

Distillate Demand Boost from Shipping Sulphur Rules to Be Brief- IEA

LONDON, March 5 (Reuters) – A sharp increase in demand for distillates following new shipping fuel rules will fade quickly, the International Energy

March 5, 2018
Total Views: 8

Friday, February 9, 2018
ship emissions

IMO Moves to Ban Carriage of High Sulphur Marine Fuel Ahead of 2020 Low Sulphur Requirement

The International Maritime Organization, the United Nations agency responsible for regulating global shipping, has agreed to move forward with a proposed ban

February 9, 2018
Total Views: 34

Thursday, January 25, 2018
tanker rotterdam

Gunvor Gets Go-Ahead for Bunker Fuel Refinery Upgrade in Port of Rotterdam

LONDON, Jan 25 (Reuters) – The Netherlands has given provisional approval to Gunvor to add a fuel upgrading unit at its Rotterdam refinery, according to

January 25, 2018
Total Views: 28

Monday, January 22, 2018
ship emissions
Maritime News

Environmental and Shipping Organizations Call for Carriage Ban on Non-Compliant, High-Sulphur Fuel Come 2020

A group of leading environmental organizations has joined together with the key representatives from the global shipping industry in calling for an explicit

January 22, 2018
Total Views: 4

Thursday, December 21, 2017
containership bunkering
Maritime News

Greek Shipowner Bets $1 Billion on Low Sulphur Fuel Rule Upending World Trade

By Firat Kayakiran (Bloomberg) — A Greek shipowner is predicting new rules for marine fuel will put thousands of the world’s merchant vessels

December 21, 2017
Total Views: 24

Monday, November 20, 2017
IMO greenhouse gas emissions

IMO: Ships Not Meeting 2020 Low-Sulphur Fuel Requirements Will Be Deemed ‘Unseaworthy’

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Ships that do not comply with the forthcoming 0.5% sulphur cap on fuel oil could be considered “unseaworthy”,

November 20, 2017
Total Views: 45

Monday, November 13, 2017
ship emissions
Maritime News

Clock is Ticking on Global Sulphur-Limit Regulations as Shipowners Mull Their Options

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Shipowners must take decisions on their fuel strategy in the light of new International Maritime Organization (IMO)

November 13, 2017
Total Views: 65

Thursday, November 2, 2017
containership bunkering

Oil Traders Set Sights on High Seas as Diesel Renaissance Is Born

By Heesu Lee and Debjit Chakraborty (Bloomberg) — It was only two years ago that the world’s biggest oil market was awash with diesel and

November 2, 2017
Total Views: 114

Friday, August 4, 2017
ship bunkering
Maritime News

Shell Mulling Using German Refinery to Meet 2020 IMO Low Sulphur Fuel Rules

LONDON, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Royal Dutch Shell is considering expanding the capacity of one of its German refineries to make oil products that meet an

August 4, 2017
Total Views: 9


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