ship emissions

Thursday, September 15, 2011

NOAA: Low-Sulfur Fuel Really Does Make a Difference

A new NOAA-led study looked to confirm what the shipping industry and regulators have thought all along; when vessels switch to use low-sulphur fuel, harmful

September 15, 2011
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Wednesday, August 10, 2011
British Shipping Chamber

UK Shipping Industry Rejects EU Carbon Scheme

LONDON (Dow Jones)–The U.K. shipping industry has rejected the European Union’s emissions trading scheme, defying calls for shipping to be included

August 10, 2011
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Thursday, July 21, 2011

Interview with Dr. Eleanor Kirtley: Discussion on the EEDI and the new IMO regulations’s Rob Almeida interviews Dr. Eleanor Kirtley from the Seattle-based naval architecture firm Glosten and Associates. Their discussion focuses

July 21, 2011
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Friday, June 24, 2011

Vessel Information Sharing Can Save Fuel

The following article originally appeared on, a resource of the National Maritime Domain Awareness Coordination Office, which is responsible for

June 24, 2011
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Monday, June 20, 2011

GL Exchange Forum – “Towards a Cleaner Maritime Industry”

Hamburg, Germany – In a world increasingly dominated by the need to reduce environmental impacts, what role does shipping have to play? Technological

June 20, 2011
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Tuesday, May 31, 2011

First ship ‘plugs-in’ at Port of Oakland

APL flipped the switch last week on a clean-air effort that’s part of California’s maritime future. The Singapore-based container shipping line

May 31, 2011
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Thursday, March 31, 2011

Wallenius Wilhelmsen reports an environmentally successful 2010

CO2 Emissions in grams/tonne km Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) this week released a series of metrics highlighting its environmental activities for the

March 31, 2011
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Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Maersk Line expands ‘fuel-switch program’ to New Zealand

As part of Maersk Line’s drive to cut sulphur emissions from its fleet, the shipping line has expanded its fuel-switch program in New Zealand’s

March 8, 2011
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Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Wallenius Wilhelmsen to Award Grants for Clean Technologies.

WWL opens 2011 application period for Orcelle Grants to support clean-tech entrepreneurs. 02.02.2011– Oslo, Norway Today, Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics

February 2, 2011
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Saturday, January 29, 2011

STX Shipbuilding and Lloyd’s Register to cooperate in developing environmentally friendly ship

Lloyd’s Register and Korea’s STX Shipbuilding recently signed a cooperation agreement to develop an environmentally-friendly ship powered by LNG.

January 29, 2011
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Sunday, September 26, 2010

Skysails – Plus – Top 10 Green Ship Designs

From the gCaptain Archives: In honor of the EPA’s Pollution Week, let’s take a look at an archived post on Skysails. But first, here is a brief

September 26, 2010
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Friday, June 18, 2010
Ship Design

Interesting Ship of The Week – Black Magic turns oil tankers green

Whoever said a little black magic couldn’t be used to help cut carbon emissions?  Well, the folks at Sauter Carbon Offset Design aim to do just that

June 18, 2010
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Friday, March 26, 2010

Discharge of CO2 – Marine Firefighting Video

Prior to using a fixed fire system, especially CO2, always have a full muster! Why? This Navy video shows the inside view of what happens when this deadly gas

March 26, 2010
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Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Big Motor Problems

Big Motor Problems By John G. Denham I am impressed with the significant improvements that large diesel engine manufacturers are making in reducing offensive

August 19, 2009
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Wednesday, October 3, 2007

E.P.A. Petitioned to Limit Ship Emissions

Photo by Seth White The New York Times has the story on a California petition to limit ship emissions: The California attorney general and a coalition of

October 3, 2007
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