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Tuesday, November 4, 2014
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Engineering News

10 Reasons Why Ship Operators Should be Nervous About the 2015 ECA Regulations

As of the 1st January 2015 the sulphur limit in Emission Control Areas (ECAs) will take a highly significant drop from 1% to 0.1%. It may only look like

November 4, 2014
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Sunday, November 2, 2014
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Humans Need to Achieve Zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2100 – REPORT

Governments can keep climate change in check at manageable costs but will have to cut greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2100 to limit fast-worsening risks, a

November 2, 2014
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Wednesday, October 29, 2014
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Maritime News

Chinese Shipping is Delivering a Toxic Pollution Cocktail – Report

China is waging war on pollution, closing factories and targeting dirty coal-fired power plants, but its ports are pumping out pollution virtually unchecked,

October 29, 2014
Total Views: 38

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
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Global Shipping Emissions Cut by 20% -ICS

The total greenhouse gas emissions from the global maritime transport industry are estimated to have been cut by over 20% from 2007 to 2012, theSecretary

September 23, 2014
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Tuesday, September 9, 2014
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Maritime News

SMM Hamburg Kicks Off

Within 20 minutes of arriving in Hamburg yesterday I was sitting at my first press conference of the week, the first of many I will attend this week while

September 9, 2014
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Monday, July 7, 2014
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Maritime News

Ship Owners Team Up to Support Enforcement of Sulfur Regs

With highly stringent sulfur regulations facing shipowners, a universal issue facing those that operate in Emission Control Areas (ECAs) is the enforcement

July 7, 2014
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Thursday, June 5, 2014
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Maritime News

Ship Operators Propose Drones to Hunt Down Emissions Violators

The world’s biggest shipping companies will call on authorities to deploy drones in enforcing new pollution controls that may tempt competitors to use

June 5, 2014
Total Views: 8

Thursday, May 15, 2014
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Engineering News

Finnlines Orders Wärtsilä Emissions Scrubbers

PRESS RELEASE – With new stringent sulphur oxide (SOx) emission regulations due to be enforced from January 2015, Finnlines has ordered Wärtsilä

May 15, 2014
Total Views: 6

Thursday, March 6, 2014
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Shipping Execs: EPA’s Low-Sulphur Fuel Rule Will Hurt The Environment and Short Sea Shipping

Shipping industry leaders told Members of Congress on Tuesday that higher fuel costs associated with upcoming low-sulphur fuel limits in North American

March 6, 2014
Total Views: 11

Thursday, February 13, 2014
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Maritime News

Japanese Firms Develop Hybrid Exhaust Scrubber

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Mitsubishi Kakoki Kaisha, Ltd. (MKK) announced today the joint development of a new emissions scrubber designed to

February 13, 2014
Total Views: 2

Friday, December 13, 2013
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EU Maritime Carbon Rules Must Avoid Global Row, Governments Say

Dec. 13 (Bloomberg) — The European Union’s planned rules to monitor greenhouse gases from ships must be in line with international law to avoid

December 13, 2013
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Thursday, November 28, 2013
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Engineering News

Terntank Orders LNG-Powered Chemical Tankers

Swedish tanker owner Terntank has stepped forward and placed the first order ever for the new Wärtsilä 5RT-flex50DF dual fuel, low pressure, 2-stroke

November 28, 2013
Total Views: 11

Monday, November 4, 2013
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News

ICS Questions France Over New CO2 Reporting Requirements

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) is calling into question new rules implemented by the French government concerning CO2 reporting requirements for

November 4, 2013
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Engineering News

Wärtsilä: Retrofiting Emissions Scrubbers or Ballast Water Treatment Systems is Feasible

The following is an informational bulletin from gCaptain sponsor Wärtsilä Upcoming environmental regulations will affect existing vessels, and as a

November 4, 2013
Total Views: 22

Wednesday, October 16, 2013
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Engineering News

Color Line Orders Wärtsilä Emissions Scrubbers

The Baltic region is a hot-bed of environmentally-aware shipowners at the moment as current and anticipated environmental legislation will require ships

October 16, 2013
Total Views: 38

Thursday, September 5, 2013
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Carnival to Spend $180 Million on Exhaust Scrubbers for Fleet

By Mark Drajem Sept. 5 (Bloomberg) — Carnival Corp., the world’s largest cruise operator, agreed to spend $180 million to cut sulfur emissions

September 5, 2013
Total Views: 11

Thursday, August 22, 2013
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DFDS Installs More Emissions Scrubbers To Comply With New 2015 Regs

Danish Ferry operator DFDS, have announced they have invested a total of DKK 400 million (USD $71 million) in new scrubber technology. The company reported

August 22, 2013
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Monday, August 19, 2013
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Port of Long Beach Reports Air Quality Improvements

Port eliminates 81% of diesel air pollution, marking the 6th consecutive year of air quality improvements in the harbor

August 19, 2013
Total Views: 9

Tuesday, August 13, 2013
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Maritime Shipping Firms Fined for Violating California Emissions Regs

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) announced they have levied fines against three maritime shipping firms for failing to switch from heavy fuel oil to

August 13, 2013
Total Views: 6

Friday, August 2, 2013
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Real-Time NOx Monitoring Helps to Keep Shipowners in Compliance

GreenLink Systems LLC has developed an on-board nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions monitoring unit (NEMU) designed to comply with the International Maritime

August 2, 2013
Total Views: 2