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Friday, December 4, 2015
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Environmental Groups and IMO Face-Off Over Greenhouse Gas Emissions

The International Maritime Organization, along with the aviation industry’s ICAO, have been mocked with the satirical “Fossil of the Day” by

December 4, 2015
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Friday, November 20, 2015
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Maritime News

Ship Emissions More Harmful to Humans Than Thought, Researchers Say

New data presented by researchers at Lund University and others in the journal Oceanologia shows that the air along the coasts is full of hazardous

November 20, 2015
Total Views: 29

Monday, November 2, 2015
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Maritime News

Shipping Braces for Pollution Tax After Paris Talks

  By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Nov 2 (Reuters) – The shipping industry expects to be stung by a carbon levy as momentum building from climate talks in

November 2, 2015
Total Views: 25

Friday, October 16, 2015

EU Shipowners Call End-2016 Emission Reduction Goal ‘Unrealistic’

  LONDON, Oct 16 (Reuters) – The global shipping industry is unlikely to meet an end-2016 deadline for setting targets and developing a plan to

October 16, 2015
Total Views: 42

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
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Maritime News

European Parliament Calls For Shipping Emissions Reduction Target in Paris Deal

  Members of the European Parliament are calling on the EU and all other countries to include a requirement for reducing emissions from international

October 14, 2015
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Maritime News

IMO Branded a ‘Danger to the Planet’ After Refusal to Back Caps on Vessel Emissions

  By Gavin van Marle, The Loadstar The Republic of the Marshall Islands’ (RMI) has launched a lacerating attack on the International Maritime

October 13, 2015
Total Views: 12

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
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Global Shipping Industry Targets 50% Reduction in CO2 Emissions by 2050

  The global shipping industry is targeting a 50% reduction in carbon dioxide emissions by 2050. The new target was set forth by the International Chamber

September 22, 2015
Total Views: 29

Monday, September 14, 2015
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Maritime News

European Parliament Urges EU Governments to Include Shipping in Climate Change Deal

The heads of 7 of the 8 political groups of the European Parliament’s environment committee wrote today to the Environment Ministers of the 28 EU

September 14, 2015
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Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Hong Kong’s New Low-Sulphur Regulations Enter Into Force

  July 1, 2015 – Beginning today, ocean going vessels berthed in Hong Kong are required to use cleaner burning fuels or be faced with steep fines.

July 1, 2015
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Monday, June 8, 2015

China Targets Ship Emissions in War On Pollution

China is considering regulating emissions from boats and ships, the environment ministry said on Monday, as it tries to clamp down on

June 8, 2015
Total Views: 27

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Maersk Line Sets Bold New CO2 Reduction Target

Maersk Line, the world’s largest container shipping company, has set itself a bold new target to cut CO2 emissions by 60% by 2020. Maersk Line Chief

May 21, 2015
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Maritime News

Shipping Industry Disappointed by European Parliament Decision on CO2 Emissions Reporting

The European Parliament on Tuesday approved new rules requiring ship owners using EU ports to report CO2 emissions regardless of the country in which they are

April 28, 2015
Total Views: 12

Monday, April 20, 2015
Maritime News

ICS Slams Lobby Group’s Claims on Ship Efficiency Decline

The International Chamber of Shipping is responding to recent claims by the European environmental lobby group Transport & Environment (T&E) that new

April 20, 2015
Total Views: 4

Friday, April 17, 2015

Oil Companies, Nations Commit to End Flaring by 2030

A group of 25 major oil companies, oil-producing nations and development institutions have for the first time committed to ending the practice of routine gas

April 17, 2015
Total Views: 19

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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Maritime News

Vietnam Puts the Kibosh on High Sulfur Diesel

Vietnam will stop using diesel fuel oil with high sulphur content from January 2016 to help protect the environment, the government

March 24, 2015
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
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Maritime News

Hong Kong to Make Low-Sulphur Fuel Mandatory

Beginning July 1, 2015, ocean going vessels berthed in Hong Kong will be required to use cleaner burning fuels or be faced with steep

March 11, 2015
Total Views: 12

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
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Engineering News

New Icelandic Trawlers to Feature MAN Selective Catalytic Reduction System

Three new wetfish trawlers ordered last August by Icelandic fishing company HB Grandi will feature a full MAN Diesel & Turbo propulsion system including

March 10, 2015
Total Views: 188

Wednesday, December 17, 2014
cargo ship emissions

Low Sulphur Fuel Rules to Undermine Cheap Oil Advantages in Europe

Shipping firms operating in northern Europe will not get the full benefit of plunging oil prices as they face higher fuel costs and potential insurance

December 17, 2014
Total Views: 10

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Maritime News

EU Adopts Law to Require Ships to Measure CO2 Emissions

The shipping sector will for the first time have to monitor its carbon emissions under a law agreed by the European Union on Wednesday, intended as a step

November 26, 2014
Total Views: 23

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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Engineering News

Exmar Chooses Scrubbers for LPG Newbuilds

Belgain gas shipper Exmar has chosen to go with emissions scrubbers for two of their new 38,000 cubic meter LPG carriers currently under construction at

November 18, 2014
Total Views: 28