ship emissions

Monday, July 8, 2013
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Greenhouse Gas Legislation Landscape: The EU Makes Its Move

The European Union (EU) has launched a flurry of activity around maritime greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the last few months in a move that the industry has

July 8, 2013
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Friday, June 28, 2013
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Ship Owners Will Have To Count CO2 Emissions Under Proposed EU Plan

Owners of large ships using EU ports will have to measure and report annual carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from January 2018 under proposals the European

June 28, 2013
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Wednesday, June 5, 2013
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Environmental Rules Will Cost Ship Owners a Half Trillion Dollars

June 4 (Bloomberg) — Shipping faces $500 billion in extra costs to meet environmental legislation at a time when a rout in rates has become so severe

June 5, 2013
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Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Ship Emissions ABB

New Environmental Regulation to Cost Industry $500 Billion, Ship Owners Say

Leading ship owners said on Tuesday new environmental legislation is set to cost their industry over $500 billion in coming

June 4, 2013
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Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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Engineering News

Shipowners and Crew Alike Find the Regulatory “Tsunami” a Big Problem

“Have we placed the mariner in a no-win situation?” asked Captain Anuj Chopra at yesterday’s Mare Forum conference in Washington, DC.

May 21, 2013
Total Views: 100

Friday, May 17, 2013
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IMO Takes a Step Back from NOx Emissions Controls

IMO has taken the controversial decision to consider delaying the implementation of tighter limits for nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions from ships operating in

May 17, 2013
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Tuesday, April 23, 2013
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An Uncertain Fuel Future

By Nick Brown Last week I took part in the SEAaT Fuelling the Future Conference in London, chairing the afternoon session on future fuels. It was an

April 23, 2013
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Tuesday, March 26, 2013
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Engineering News

Wärtsilä and Alfa Laval See Jump in Orders for Emissions Scrubbers

A jump in scrubber orders for Alfa Laval and Wartsila reflects a general trend of higher uptake of these systems. Finland’s Wartsila has received about

March 26, 2013
Total Views: 45

Monday, March 25, 2013
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Strict IMO Regulations Boost Demand for Low Sulphur Fuel in Singapore

SINGAPORE, March 25 (Reuters) – Demand for low sulphur bunker fuel in Singapore is expected to rise at least 20 percent this year, following tighter

March 25, 2013
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Tuesday, March 19, 2013

ICS Chairman Calls For Economic Sustainability In Shipping

Speaking yesterday at Connecticut Maritime Association’s Shipping 2013 conference in USA, Mr Masamichi Morooka, Chairman of the International Chamber of

March 19, 2013
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Monday, March 11, 2013

EU Sulphur Targets Costly For UK Shipping, Report Says

LONDON, March 11 (Reuters) – European Union targets to reduce sulphur emissions from the shipping sector will lead to huge costs for the British marine

March 11, 2013
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Tuesday, March 5, 2013
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Engineering News

Scrubbing Up Well: The Evolving Market For Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

Over the last few years, the exhaust gas cleaning system (EGCS) / scrubber market within the maritime industry has accelerated and with it so has scrubber

March 5, 2013
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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

DNV Unveils Shipboard Carbon Capture System

Maritime carbon capture and storage (CCS) “feasible and can reduce emissions by 65%” OSLO and LONDON – Classification society Det Norske

February 12, 2013
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Monday, January 28, 2013
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Maersk Line Hits CO2 Target Ahead of Schedule

Maersk Line, the world’s largest container shipping company by teu capacity, has reached its own 2020 target of reducing its fleet-wide CO2 emissions by

January 28, 2013
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Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Ship Emissions ABB

European Commission Ruling Gives Finnish Owners Incentive for Cleaner Ships

The European Commission has approved an initiative that gives Finnish ship owners an incentive to build and convert existing ships to the use cleaner burning

January 23, 2013
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Monday, January 21, 2013
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Compulsory Fuel-Switching in Hong Kong?

New proposals at the world’s third largest port may require all shippers that pass through the area to switch to low-sulphur fuels. In his latest policy

January 21, 2013
Total Views: 16

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Engineering News

Innovative Scrubber System for Canada Steamship Lines Bulker

Canada Steamship Lines (CSL) has confirmed it has installed and integrated Ecospec’s novel CSNOx system onboard one of its Great Lake carriers.

January 21, 2013
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Monday, November 12, 2012
Engineering News

WR Systems Awarded Patent for Emsys Emissions Monitoring Technology

PRESS RELEASE — Maritime technology provider, W R Systems, Ltd. (WR) announced today they have been awarded a patent for its ‘Emsys’

November 12, 2012
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Friday, October 12, 2012
Ship Emissions ABB

How To Navigate Environmental Policy In 2013

by EIRIK NYHUS, ABB In 2013, ships will continue to operate in turbulent waters churned by complex regulations born of historic events. Well known examples

October 12, 2012
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Wednesday, October 3, 2012
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Engineering News

Have the IMO and the International Chamber of Shipping Overlooked the Obvious?

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), whose members represent more than 80% of the world’s merchant fleet, has expressed disappointment and

October 3, 2012
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