ship emissions

Friday, July 7, 2017

Panama Canal Does Some Good While Upending Historic Trade Routes

By Jessica Shankleman (Bloomberg) — Fresh from a $5.25 billion, nine-year expansion that’s upending decades-old trade routes, it turns out

July 7, 2017
Total Views: 1

Maritime News

China, EU Bolster Greener Global Shipping to Curb Emissions

By Anna Hirtenstein (Bloomberg) — The trillion-dollar global shipping industry may soon be forced to curb greenhouse gas emissions under new rules backed

July 7, 2017
Total Views: 8

Thursday, July 6, 2017
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Cruiseship Air Pollution Is Worse Than Most Cities

by Will Coldwell (TheGuardian) Passengers lounging on cruise ship pool decks could be exposing themselves to dangerous levels of pollution, according to an

July 6, 2017
Total Views: 79

Friday, June 30, 2017
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Statoil to Develop Carbon Capture and Storage System Off Norway

Norwegian oil and gas company Statoil has been assigned the task of developing a carbon storage facility offshore Norway, in what could be the world’s

June 30, 2017
Total Views: 76

Friday, June 23, 2017
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Environmental NGOs: Shipping Needs to ‘Shape Up or Ship Out’ on Ship Emissions

By Alexander Whiteman (The Loadstar) – Environmental lobbyists have derided “ambitious” CO2 reduction plans announced by four international shipping

June 23, 2017
Total Views: 48

Thursday, June 22, 2017
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Maritime News

Shipping Industry Unites to Propose Ambitious CO2 Reduction Objectives to IMO

Four prominent international trade associations have banded together in issuing a joint proposal to the UN International Maritime Organization (IMO) concerning

June 22, 2017
Total Views: 120

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Maritime News

Shipowners Encourage EU-China Leadership in Shaping IMO CO2 Strategy

The European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) and the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) have come together in support of the European

June 7, 2017
Total Views: 9

Monday, June 5, 2017
Maritime News

ICS: Shipping Industry Remains Committed to Reducing CO2 Emissions

President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement on climate change will have no impact on the shipping

June 5, 2017
Total Views: 49

Friday, June 2, 2017
Maritime News

Trump Withdrawing U.S. from Paris Agreement Puts More Pressure on IMO, NGOs Say

The Trump Administration’s decision to withdraw from the landmark Paris Agreement on climate change puts added pressure on the International Maritime

June 2, 2017
Total Views: 33

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Maritime News

MOL: Containership ‘Windshield’ Achieves 2% Emissions Savings

Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines says it has confirmed an average 2% reduction in overall carbon dioxide emissions in live tests of its

May 30, 2017
Total Views: 20

Friday, February 24, 2017
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Maritime News

ICS Sets Out Plan for CO2 Reduction by Shipping Sector

The Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping, Esben Poulsson, laid out Friday what the industry would like to see from the International Maritime

February 24, 2017
Total Views: 8

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Maritime News

ABS Earns First EU Emissions Monitoring Accreditation

International classification society ABS has been awarded accreditation by Greece’s National Accreditation Body to perform assessments for European Union

February 23, 2017
Total Views: 2

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Shipping Industry Calls for Exemption from EU Carbon Market Reform

LONDON, Feb 15 (Reuters) – The global shipping industry has urged the European Union to drop the sector’s inclusion in proposals adopted on

February 15, 2017
Total Views: 4

Friday, February 3, 2017

Lack of Preparation Risks ‘Chaotic’ Shift to Cleaner Shipping Fuel

By Libby George ANTWERP, Feb 3 (Reuters) – The biggest change in shipping fuel for decades is three years away, but shipping and refining companies need

February 3, 2017
Total Views: 8

Monday, January 9, 2017
Maritime News

EU Ship Levy Proposal Risks Undermining Efforts to Cut Sector Emissions, IMO Says

LONDON, Jan 9 (Reuters) – A European Union proposal to impose a levy on ships over their greenhouse gas emissions risks undermining the sector’s

January 9, 2017
Total Views: 5

Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Maritime News

Shipping Faces Threat from EU Unilateral Levy on Carbon Emissions

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Dec 21 (Reuters) – The shipping industry faces the threat of paying a levy to the European Union on its greenhouse gas emissions

December 21, 2016
Total Views: 2

Friday, December 16, 2016
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Maritime News

Shipping Industry Slams European Parliament Proposal to Impose Regional Emissions Trading System

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), a global trade association for shipowners, says that a unilateral decision by the European Union to incorporate

December 16, 2016
Total Views: 59

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Maritime News

IMO to Press On With Carbon Cutting Efforts After Trump Win

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Nov 15 (Reuters) – Global efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions will continue even after the election of climate change

November 15, 2016
Total Views: 4

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

ICS: IMO Needs to Agree Ambitious CO2 Commitments for Shipping by 2018

(International Chamber of Shipping) – At the UNFCCC Climate Conference (COP 22), in Marrakesh, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) said that the

November 9, 2016
Total Views: 39

Maritime News

Long Beach and Los Angeles Ports Team Up With Maersk to Track Emissions and Energy Efficiency of Ships

The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach has teamed up with container shipping giant Maersk on a new project that aims to track vessel emissions and energy

November 9, 2016
Total Views: 42