“What’s Next?”: Nor-Shipping conference looks for answers

The news item is from the 2011 event visit gCaptain's NorShipping 2013 page for information on the next event. Nor-shipping 2011, one of the premier events for the European maritime industry, is kicking off this week in Oslo, Norway.  This years show dares to ask the question 'What's next?' and the conferences May 24 and 25 will explore the theme from a number of … [Read more...]

Carbon War Room launches ShippingEfficiency.org

In an effort help reduce the environmental impacts of the world's shipping fleet, Carbon War Room, the not-for-profit website dedicated to fighting the war on carbon and founded by billionaire Sir Richard Branson and a slew of other successful entrepreneurs, has launched ShippingEfficiency.org; a new online service that publishes energy and carbon efficiency ratings and … [Read more...]