Archive for the ‘Emissions’ Category

Supporting the French Green Shipping Revolution

Supporting the French Green Shipping Revolution
Sarah Zitouni Supporting the French Green Shipping Revolution By Sarah Zitouni, Lean Marine Sweden AB In a world where ecological concerns run high, every industry is under pressure to reduce their environmental impact. The international shipping industry is no exception. During the 45th G7 summit held...
October 21st, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, News, Pollution | Read More

Clean Arctic Alliance Welcomes MSC Decision to Avoid Arctic Shipping Route

Clean Arctic Alliance Welcomes MSC Decision to Avoid Arctic Shipping Route
Clean Arctic Alliance Welcomes MSC Decision to Avoid Arctic Shipping Route London, Monday, October 21, 2019:- Responding to the announcement that shipping company MSC “will not explore or use the Northern Sea Route between Europe and Asia for container shipping” and that it believes that shipping...
October 21st, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Interferry innovation conference highlights zero-emissions quest

Interferry innovation conference highlights zero-emissions quest
Guy Platten Interferry innovation conference highlights zero-emissions quest Acknowledging the need to be a leader in the transition to a lower carbon future and eventually net zero emissions, global trade association Interferry convened its 44th annual conference on the theme of innovation –...
October 21st, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World – 20 Oct 2019

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World – 20 Oct 2019
Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World Hello and welcome to the week’s Transformation. The coming 10 years has been called the decade of research and development. If shipping is to achieve the IMO’s 2050 decarbonisation target it needs to have some of the answers by 2030 in order for...
October 20th, 2019 | Communication, Emissions, Environment | Read More

Fuels of the future to decarbonize shipping

Fuels of the future to decarbonize shipping
. Fuels of the future to decarbonize shipping Ammonia and hydrogen are promising potential fuels of the future in a decarbonized shipping industry, which has to switch to alternative, zero carbon fuels in order to meet the targets set out in the initial IMO strategy on reduction of GHG emissions from...
October 18th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMO, Regulatory | Read More

Sulphur 2020: stakeholders prepare for a sea change from 1 January 2020

Sulphur 2020: stakeholders prepare for a sea change from 1 January 2020
. IMO. Sulphur 2020: stakeholders prepare for a sea change from 1 January 2020 Member States and industry stakeholders outline their readiness – and highlight challenges – for sulphur 2020 implementation.  More…    From 1 January 2020, sulphur oxide emissions from ships will be reduced...
October 18th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, International Chamber of Shipping, Pollution | Read More

IBIA Annual Convention 2019 – Istanbul Turkey

IBIA Annual Convention 2019 – Istanbul Turkey
IBIA Annual Convention 2019 – Istanbul Turkey The IBIA Annual Convention 2019 is finally here! IBIA’s biggest and most anticipated bunker conference will take place on 22th-24th October 2019, in Istanbul, Turkey. The IBIA Annual Convention 2019 is almost sold out with well over 200 attendees...
October 17th, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Markets, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Shipmanagement | Read More

GAC Pindar and MarineShift360 in partnership to develop Life Cycle Assessment tool

GAC Pindar and MarineShift360 in partnership to develop Life Cycle Assessment tool
GAC Pindar and MarineShift360 in partnership to develop Life Cycle Assessment tool GAC Pindar has joined forces with the MarineShift360 international collaboration to develop the first Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) tool to help the recreational and performance yachting world reduce its use of resources...
October 17th, 2019 | Emissions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Sailing, Yachting | Read More

The Union of Greek Shipowners backs Greek proposal to limit main engine power of ships as an immediately effective measure to reduce GHG emissions from ships

The Union of Greek Shipowners backs Greek proposal to limit main engine power of ships as an immediately effective measure to reduce GHG emissions from ships
Theodore El. Veniamis, The Union of Greek Shipowners backs Greek proposal to limit main engine power of ships as an immediately effective measure to reduce GHG emissions from ships In the context of materialising the United Nations International Maritime Organization’s (UN IMO) Initial Strategy for...
October 16th, 2019 | Associations, Comment, Emissions, Environment, IMO, News | Read More

Reed Smith Transportation Industry Group quarterly updates and articles – Q3

Reed Smith Transportation Industry Group quarterly updates and articles – Q3
From Reed Smith Shipping Reed Smith Transportation Industry Group quarterly updates and articles – Q3 This is our Reed Smith Shipping newsletter bringing together our thought leadership for each quarter. Below is a collection of our articles, blogs and webinars from July – September 2019. If...
October 15th, 2019 | Aviation, Emissions, Environment, Legal, Press and Media, Sanctions | Read More

IMO: Addressing barriers to transboundary carbon capture and storage

IMO: Addressing barriers to transboundary carbon capture and storage
IMO: Addressing barriers to transboundary carbon capture and storage Resolution will allow provisional application of an amendment to allow sub-seabed geological formations for CO2 sequestration projects to be shared across national boundaries Transboundary export of carbon dioxide (CO2) for the purpose...
October 14th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, IMO, Pollution | Read More

Electric vehicles now make up majority of ABP’s fleet at Southampton

Electric vehicles now make up majority of ABP’s fleet at Southampton
. Electric vehicles now make up majority of ABP’s fleet at Southampton  ABP has welcomed an additional 12 new electric vehicles to its fleet at the Port of Southampton so that electric vehicles now make up the majority of its fleet. Forging ahead with its commitments to improve air quality across...
October 11th, 2019 | Associations, Automobiles, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels

Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels
The ’Ocean Art’, one of two Atlantic Offshore vessels to be upgraded with a Wärtsilä Hybrid package. Copyright: Atlantic Offshore Wärtsilä Hybrid upgrades will save fuel and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for two offshore supply vessels Wärtsilä Corporation,  11 October 2019 at 9.30 am EEST The...
October 11th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

There is still time to register for the IBIA Annual Convention 2019

There is still time to register for the IBIA Annual Convention 2019
There is still time to register for the IBIA Annual Convention 2019 Over 200 Delegates have already registered to attend the IBIA Annual Convention 2019 We are just 2 weeks away. Secure your place now! This is THE most industry anticipated Conference of the year placed in the calendar prior to the historical...
October 10th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Low sulphur cap survey reveals high level of commitment to comply

Low sulphur cap survey reveals high level of commitment to comply
. Low sulphur cap survey reveals high level of commitment to comply Palau International Ship Registry (PISR) has completed a survey (IMO 2020 Sulphur Regulation | Your Opinion Matters) and the results show more than 44% of ship owners, operators and managers saying they will definitely comply with the...
October 8th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Flags, IMO, Pollution | Read More

Breaking the Ice: Cooperation for Safe and Responsible Arctic Sea Routes

Breaking the Ice: Cooperation for Safe and Responsible Arctic Sea Routes
Breaking the Ice: Cooperation for Safe and Responsible Arctic Sea Routes World Ocean Council and EU Polar Cluster Members Co-Organize Breakout Session at Arctic Circle 2019 (Reykjavík, 10-13 October) 4 October 2019 The World Ocean Council (WOC) as an ARICE Partner is collaborating with other members...
October 4th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Ocean Industry Associations to Gather at WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit

Ocean Industry Associations to Gather at WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit
Ocean Industry Associations to Gather at WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit World Ocean Council to Convene the 2nd Global Roundtable of Ocean Industry Association Leaders (ROIAL) at the SOS 2019 (Paris, 20-22 Nov, 2019) 26 September 2019 The 2nd Roundtable of Ocean Industry Association Leaders (ROIAL) will...
September 26th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

4th International Green & Smart Shipping Summit (Rotterdam 8-9 Oct) and WOC Collaborate

4th International Green & Smart Shipping Summit (Rotterdam 8-9 Oct) and WOC Collaborate
4th International Green & Smart Shipping Summit (Rotterdam 8-9 Oct) and WOC Collaborate World Ocean Council Engages as Strategic Partner to Advance Science and Solutions for the Future of Shipping 24 September 2019 The 4th International Green & Smart Shipping Summit (Rotterdam, 8-9 October) again...
September 24th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oil Spill, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More

IMO Action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping

IMO Action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping
IMO Action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping https://bit.ly/2mbmeUI IMO continues to contribute to the global fight against climate change, in support of the UN Sustainable Development Goal 13, to take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts. IMO has adopted...
September 23rd, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels

Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels
. Hybridization is an attractive option for feeder vessels Dear Viewers, The shipping industry must cut GHG emissions. A new joint study demonstrates how hybrid power systems can make a difference. MAN Energy Solutions, DNV GL and Corvus Energy looked into hybridization options for larger cargo vessels...
September 20th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Container shipping, Containers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Markets, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

BMT spins-off SMART to GreenSteam following strategic review

BMT spins-off SMART to GreenSteam following strategic review
BMT spins-off SMART to GreenSteam following strategic review https://www.bmt.org/news/2019/bmt-spins-off-smart-to-greensteam/ (TEDDINGTON, U.K., 20 SEPTEMBER 2019 at 0630 BST)  –  BMT, a leading international design, engineering, science and management consultancy, has sold its UK-based SMART...
September 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Are Capes about to floor-down the Dry Market…?

Are Capes about to floor-down the Dry Market…?
John Faraclas Are Capes about to floor-down the Dry Market…? The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 74 points earlier on today and now stands at 2,192 points – for a second day below the “famous threshold” as of the end of Dec 2013 when it stood at 2,247 points. Geopolitics in uncharted waters. John...
September 19th, 2019 | Banking, Chartering, Climate, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, European Union, Finance, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Pollution, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Global BlueTech Summit

Global BlueTech Summit
Global BlueTech Summit SeaAhead’s inaugural Global Bluetech Summit Next Generation Bluetech aAhead’s inaugural Global Bluetech Summit will bring together hundreds of high-level stakeholders from across the marine and maritime ecosystem on October 9th and 10th in New York City for the...
September 19th, 2019 | Climate, EEZ, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

IMCA promotes hybrid batey power systems on DP Ships

IMCA promotes hybrid batey power systems on DP Ships
Captain Andy Goldsmith IMCA PROMOTES HYBRID BATTERY POWER SYSTEMS ON DP SHIPS The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is promoting ways of reducing carbon emissions in the marine environment as part of its strategic theme of environmental sustainability. The contribution of battery...
September 19th, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Environment | Read More

South Korean port to slash passenger vessel emissions with ABB shore power

South Korean port to slash passenger vessel emissions with ABB shore power
Port of Incheon. Image credit Incheon Port Authority South Korean port to slash passenger vessel emissions with ABB shore power ABB will install Port of Incheon’s first shore-to-ship power solution, enabling passenger vessels to cut emissions, noise and vibrations at berth ABB has secured the contract...
September 19th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment | Read More