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Monday, November 7, 2016
Maritime News

View: How Not to Fight Climate Change, Shipping Edition

By The Editors (Bloomberg View) — The shipping industry accounts for more greenhouse gas emissions than airplanes, buses or trains. Yet it was not

November 7, 2016
Total Views: 52

Maritime News

Low Sulphur Fuel Switch to Upend Refining and Threaten OPEC Crudes

By Libby George LONDON, Nov 7 (Reuters) – A switch to cleaner fuels in the world’s ships in 2020 could double the profits of the world’s most

November 7, 2016
Total Views: 21

Friday, November 4, 2016

Landmark Paris Agreement on Climate Change Now International Law (Sans Shipping)

The landmark Paris Agreement to combat climate change became international law on Friday with its entry into force less than a year after it was unanimously

November 4, 2016
Total Views: 125

Monday, October 31, 2016
Maritime News

International Chamber of Shipping Statement on IMO’s ‘Road Map’ for CO2 Reduction from Ships

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has applauded the agreement, last Friday, by the IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) to develop a

October 31, 2016
Total Views: 34

Thursday, October 27, 2016

IMO Sets Regulations to Cut Sulphur Emissions by Ships from 2020

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Oct 27 (Reuters) – The United Nations’ shipping agency set global regulations on Thursday to limit the amount of sulfur

October 27, 2016
Total Views: 94

Friday, October 21, 2016
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Maritime News

Industry Issues Joint Call to IMO to Act on Shipping Emissions

A group of 52 leading maritime players have called on the International Maritime Organization to act on cutting emissions from the shipping industry ahead

October 21, 2016
Total Views: 18

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Shipping Companies Brace for New Rules to Cut Deadly Sulphur Emissions

By Roslan Khasawneh and Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, Oct 4 (Reuters) – The global shipping industry is bracing for a key regulatory decision that could mark a

October 5, 2016
Total Views: 22

Monday, July 18, 2016
Maritime News

Shipping Boom Worsens Air Pollution Over China, Killing Thousands, Study Says

By Alister Doyle OSLO, July 18 (Reuters) – A boom in shipping is aggravating air pollution in China and other nations in East Asia, causing thousands of

July 18, 2016
Total Views: 3

Friday, May 20, 2016
Maritime News

APL Cuts Fleet’s Carbon Dioxide Emissions Nearly in Half

APL, the container shipping unit of Singapore-based Neptune Orient Lines, says it has reduced its fleet’s carbon dioxide emissions by 45.5% in 2015

May 20, 2016
Total Views: 2

Sunday, May 8, 2016
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Maritime News

Pressure Builds on Shipping Industry to Set Carbon Targets

By Jonathan Saul and Nina Chestney LONDON (Reuters) – Disagreement among nations means no carbon emissions targets have been set for international

May 8, 2016
Total Views: 49

Friday, April 22, 2016
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IMO Says Good Progress Made on Reducing Emissions from Ships

The International Maritime Organization says it has made progress towards reducing CO2 emissions from ships with the Marine Environment Protection Committee

April 22, 2016
Total Views: 50

Monday, March 21, 2016
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U.S. Proposes Stricter Air Standards On Offshore Oil and Gas Operations

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is proposing to update 36-year-old regulations to make sure that offshore oil and gas activities do not

March 21, 2016
Total Views: 42

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Maritime News

U.S., Canada Agree to Oil and Gas Well Emission Cuts

By Justin Sink, Josh Wingrove and Jennifer A. Dlouhy (Bloomberg) — President Barack Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced steps to

March 10, 2016
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Maritime News

Wärtsilä Unveils Zero Emissions Ferry Concept

Wärtsilä Corp. is launching a complete concept for a series of innovative and cost effective shuttle ferries featuring zero or low emissions. The ferries,

January 19, 2016
Total Views: 8

Wednesday, December 16, 2015
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Maritime News

Maersk ‘Disappointed’ in Shipping’s Exclusion from Paris Climate Deal

Maersk Group, owner of the world’s largest fleet containerships, says it is “disappointed’ that the landmark Paris agreement on climate

December 16, 2015
Total Views: 48

Monday, December 14, 2015
Maritime News

With Historic Paris Climate Agreement Adopted, Ship Emissions Fall in IMO’S Court

With no explicit reference to shipping in the historic climate deal unanimously adopted by almost 200 nations in Paris this weekend, it is now up to the

December 14, 2015
Total Views: 44

Saturday, December 12, 2015
Maritime News

FACTS: Landmark Paris Agreement on Climate Change

PARIS, Dec 12 (Reuters) – After four years of global negotiations, two weeks of intense talks and more than a few sleepless nights, climate officials

December 12, 2015
Total Views: 19

Thursday, December 10, 2015
Maritime News

ICS Urges More Action on Shipping Emissions Regardless of COP21 Outcome

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) is urging further support of CO2 reduction measures at the IMO regardless of the final outcome of the UN Climate

December 10, 2015
Total Views: 25

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Maritime News

China to Toughen Emissions Controls for Ships

By Kathy Chen and Keith Wallis BEIJING/SINGAPORE, Dec 10(Reuters) – China will introduce tough controls on ship emissions at three key port areas from

December 10, 2015
Total Views: 0

Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Maritime News

COP21: Shipping Industry Absent from Draft Climate Deal

A draft climate agreement resulting from 11 days of negotiations at the COP21 climate talks in Paris and published Wednesday afternoon makes no explicit

December 9, 2015
Total Views: 17