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Sunday, April 22, 2018
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Environment

Hapag-Lloyd To Cut 20 Percent In CO2 Emissions By 2020

by Vera Eckert (Reuters) – German container shipping firm Hapag-Lloyd plans a 20 percent reduction in its carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 2020,

April 22, 2018
Total Views: 8

Monday, April 16, 2018
News

European Commission: EU Action on Ship Emissions Helping to Reduce Air Pollution in Ports and Along Coastlines

Air pollution from shipping has been significantly reduced around European coastlines and ports thanks to the concerted action by the European Union and

April 16, 2018
Total Views: 276

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News

IMO’s First Steps to Reduce Shipping Emissions Not Perfect, But Positive

By Alexander Whiteman (The Loadstar) – The International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) adoption of an initial strategy to address shipping emissions is

April 16, 2018
Total Views: 6

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Maritime News

Foreship: Scrubber Work Demands Exhaustive Treatment

Owners committed to retrofit exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) to deal with the IMO’s 2020 global cap on fuel sulphur content need to keep in mind that no

April 16, 2018
Total Views: 29

Friday, April 13, 2018
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Interesting

IMO Reaches Deal to Cut CO2 Emissions from Ships

By Jonathan Saul and Nina Chestney LONDON, April 13 (Reuters) – The United Nations shipping agency reached an agreement on Friday to cut carbon

April 13, 2018
Total Views: 83

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Maritime News

Here is the IMO’s Full Briefing on Its Strategy to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Ships

The IMO today adopted what some are calling a historic agreement on a climate change strategy by significantly reducing CO2 emissions from ships. You can some

April 13, 2018
Total Views: 264

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News

Reactions to the IMO’s Initial Strategy to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Ships

Shipping and environmental groups are beginning to react to the IMO’s landmark agreement on an initial strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from

April 13, 2018
Total Views: 70

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News

Tiny Marshall Islands Wields Outsized Clout for Climate Action

By Laurie Goering LONDON, April 13 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Ships carrying goods around the world produce more than 2 percent of the world’s

April 13, 2018
Total Views: 23

Monday, April 9, 2018
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Maritime News

Marshall Islands Calls on IMO to Get Serious About Curbing Shipping’s Emissions

By Alexander Whiteman (The Loadstar) – Marshall Islands environment minister David Paul has urged the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to

April 9, 2018
Total Views: 25

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Environment

All Eyes on IMO: U.N. Shipping Regulator Under Pressure to Reduce CO2 Emissions from Ships

By Jonathan Saul and Nina Chestney LONDON, April 9 (Reuters) – The United Nations’ shipping agency is under pressure this week to agree on a plan

April 9, 2018
Total Views: 19

Friday, April 6, 2018
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News

ICS Urges Governments to See Through Major Climate Deal for International Shipping

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), the trade association representing the interests of the world’s national shipowner associations at the

April 6, 2018
Total Views: 3

Thursday, April 5, 2018
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News

Global Shipping Is Part of the Climate Problem, Too: Editorial

By James Gibney and Clive Crook (Bloomberg View) — When almost all the world’s governments agreed in Paris more than two years ago to address

April 5, 2018
Total Views: 3

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News

Norway Targets IMO to Halve Global Shipping Emissions by 2050

OSLO, April 5 (Reuters) – Global shipping should set a goal of halving greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, Norway’s government and shipowners’

April 5, 2018
Total Views: 0

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
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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: 26

Friday, February 9, 2018
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News

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: 26

Monday, November 13, 2017
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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: 63

Monday, October 30, 2017
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Maritime News

Shipping Groups Hit Back at Claims They Don’t Support Emissions Reduction

By Alexander Whiteman (The Loadstar) – Shipping lobby groups have fought back against claims they are obstructing efforts to fight climate change. The

October 30, 2017
Total Views: 0

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Maritime News

IMO: Progress Made in Developing Global GHG Emissions Strategy for Shipping

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has reported ‘considerable progress’ in drafting its initial strategy for reducing greenhouse

October 30, 2017
Total Views: 7

Monday, October 23, 2017
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News

Shipping Groups Slammed for Aggressive Emissions Lobbying at UN

By Gavin van Marle (The Loadstar) – The shipping industry was today accused of blocking international efforts to curb pollution and greenhouse gas levels

October 23, 2017
Total Views: 12

Friday, September 8, 2017
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News

Study: Ship Emissions Make Thunderstorms More Intense

Thunderstorms directly above two of the world’s busiest shipping lanes are significantly more powerful than storms in areas of the ocean where ships don’t

September 8, 2017
Total Views: 44