Archive for the ‘Emissions’ Category

WOC and PIANC Sign MOU

WOC and PIANC Sign MOU
WOC and PIANC Sign MOU WOC and the World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure  (PIANC) sign MOU World Ocean Council and PIANC to Partner on Addressing Port/Coastal Infrastructure Adaptation to Extreme Weather Events and Advancing Young Professionals 16 August 2019 The World Ocean Council...
August 16th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology | Read More

Team Malizia and climate activist Greta Thunberg are on their way across the Atlantic

Team Malizia and climate activist Greta Thunberg are on their way across the Atlantic
Team Malizia and climate activist Greta Thunberg are on their way across the Atlantic Journey for the future. . Team Malizia and climate activist Greta Thunberg are on their way across the Atlantic with minimal CO2 emissions, a journey that aims to change the mindset of people around the world. Torqeedo...
August 14th, 2019 | Charity, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Sailing | Read More

Clean Arctic Alliance asks COSCO to come clean on Arctic Fuel Choice

Clean Arctic Alliance asks COSCO to come clean on Arctic Fuel Choice
Clean Arctic Alliance asks COSCO to come clean on Arctic Fuel Choice Beijing, 12 August 2019:- Responding to reports that the 190m-long COSCO-owned cargo vessel Tian’en is due to arrive in the Swedish port of Gävle on August 18, having traversed the Arctic’s Northern Sea Route between the Pacific...
August 12th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Bunkering, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

ClassNK participates in a Working Group for Zero Emission Alternative Fuels

ClassNK participates in a Working Group for Zero Emission Alternative Fuels
ClassNK participates in a Working Group for Zero Emission Alternative Fuels Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK is participating in the “Cross-industrial Working Group Related to Zero Emission Alternative Ship Fuels” established by the CCR Study Group (*). This working group which ClassNK...
August 5th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment | Read More

AAL’s Adoption Of The IMO Low Sulphur Regulation 2020

AAL’s Adoption Of The IMO Low Sulphur Regulation 2020
The “AAL Melbourne” AAL’s Adoption Of The IMO Low Sulphur Regulation 2020 August 2, 2019 – With widespread discussion and reporting about the IMO 2020 ‘Sulphur Cap’ regulation, coming into effect January 1st 2020, we would like to clarify our position and how we plan to move forward...
August 2nd, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade, Pollution | Read More

Nidec ASI supplies the complete power management system for the mega yacht Wider 165

Nidec ASI supplies the complete power management system for the mega yacht Wider 165
. Nidec ASI supplies the complete power management system for the mega yacht Wider 165 Nidec ASI supplies the complete power management system for the mega yacht Wider 165 and charts the course for the 100% electrical navigation of the future Milan, August 1st, 2019 – Nidec ASI – head of...
August 1st, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

KR launches KR GEARs for GHG emission data management and Ship Implementation Plans

KR launches KR GEARs for GHG emission data management and Ship Implementation Plans
KR launches KR GEARs for GHG emission data management and Ship Implementation Plans The Korean Register (KR) has established a new greenhouse gas (GHG) online data management system KR GEARs (GHG Emission Authentic Reporting System). The new service will help shipowners to comply with GHG regulations...
July 31st, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More

Outdoor workers are most affected by air pollution in hot weather

Outdoor workers are most affected by air pollution in hot weather
The Time to Breathe campaign poster Outdoor workers are most affected by air pollution in hot weather British Safety Council welcomes HSE guidance on working in hot weather and looks forward to the regulator’s advice for outdoor employees working in polluted urban air As temperatures in Britain soar...
July 25th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, Health and Safety, Pollution | Read More

From Aspirational to Feasible to Practical

From Aspirational to Feasible to Practical
From Aspirational to Feasible to Practical – the pathway to Zero-Emissions Shipping  Peering into the future – the near future, not the distant future – we see the beginnings of a pathway towards a goal that some believe is only aspirational: a zero-emissions shipping industry. It...
July 24th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Pollution | Read More

DNV GL supports 2020 sulphur compliance with online Ship Implementation Plan

DNV GL supports 2020 sulphur compliance with online Ship Implementation Plan
Sample vessel in DNV GL’s web-based Ship Implementation Plan application DNV GL supports 2020 sulphur compliance with online Ship Implementation Plan Oslo, 18 July 2019: As the days count down to the entry into force of the 2020 0.5% sulphur cap, preparation is key. DNV GL offers a free web-based application...
July 24th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Shelton far outside the mainstream, Central banks and climate change

Shelton far outside the mainstream, Central banks and climate change
. Shelton far outside the mainstream, Central banks and climate change Commentary: Shelton far outside the mainstream By Mark Sobel in Washington In a recent Washington Post article, Judy Shelton – one of President Donald Trump’s nominees for the Federal Reserve board – called for an internationally...
July 23rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Climate, Comment, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Markets, News, Pollution, Reports | Read More

“2020 Global Sulphur Limit implementation: INTERCARGO raises Safety concerns”

“2020 Global Sulphur Limit implementation: INTERCARGO raises Safety concerns”
“2020 Global Sulphur Limit implementation: INTERCARGO raises Safety concerns” With 1 January 2020 less than five and a half months away, INTERCARGO expresses its growing concern in view of the magnitude of the challenge lying ahead for the industry and the need for a smooth transition. The global...
July 19th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Intercargo, Pollution | Read More

SOS Session Spotlight – Social License and the Blue Economy: Roles, Responsibilities and Opportunities for Innovation

SOS Session Spotlight – Social License and the Blue Economy: Roles, Responsibilities and Opportunities for Innovation
. SOS Session Spotlight – Social License and the Blue Economy: Roles, Responsibilities and Opportunities for Innovation The social and political acceptability of ocean industries, sometimes known as the “social license to operate”, plays a fundamental role in securing the future potential...
July 19th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

High-design and zero-emission: Frauscher Shipyard’s new fully electric yacht proves you can have it all.

High-design and zero-emission: Frauscher Shipyard’s new fully electric yacht proves you can have it all.
… High-design and zero-emission: Frauscher Shipyard’s new fully electric yacht proves you can have it all. DEUTSCH, FRANÇAIS, ESPAÑOL Gilching, Germany (July 11, 2019)  – Renowned yacht builder Frauscher Shipyard has launched a clean, silent electric version of its 740 Mirage Air powered...
July 11th, 2019 | Emissions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä & COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry to cooperate in growth of exhaust gas cleaning market in China

Wärtsilä & COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry to cooperate in growth of exhaust gas cleaning market in China
The signing ceremony was attended by senior management from both Wärtsilä and COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry. Copyright: CHI Wärtsilä & COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry to cooperate in growth of exhaust gas cleaning market in China Wärtsilä Corporation, 08 July, 10 AM, EEST – The technology...
July 8th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMO: Addressing bioinvasions – GloFouling project sets to work in the Pacific

IMO: Addressing bioinvasions – GloFouling project sets to work in the Pacific
.. IMO: Addressing bioinvasions – GloFouling project sets to work in the Pacific In a spate of activity since its formal launch in March, the initial phase of the Glofouling Partnerships project is now well and truly underway with a series of technical workshops in the Pacific. The key message...
July 3rd, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, IMO, News, Organisations, Pollution | Read More

Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets

Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets
The new Ultramax Bulk Carrier design meets the IMO 2030 environmental targets. Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets Wärtsilä Corporation,  02 July 2019 at 10:00 EET The technology group Wärtsilä, Japanese...
July 2nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Singapore Shipping Association Issues IMO Sulphur Cap 2020 Readiness Plan

Singapore Shipping Association Issues IMO Sulphur Cap 2020 Readiness Plan
. Singapore Shipping Association Issues IMO Sulphur Cap 2020 Readiness Plan Document aims to augment Singapore shipping industry’s readiness to meet IMO’s 2020 cap on sulphur oxides emissions from ships The Singapore Shipping Association (SSA)—the industry voice of Singapore’s maritime community—today...
July 2nd, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

ICS – Six Months’ Countdown to the ‘Global Sulphur Cap’

ICS – Six Months’ Countdown to the ‘Global Sulphur Cap’
Guy Platten ICS Secretary General  ICS – Six Months’ Countdown to the ‘Global Sulphur Cap’ With six months to go until the implementation of the ‘Global Sulphur Cap’ the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has issued updated guidance to help shipowners comply...
July 1st, 2019 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, International Chamber of Shipping, News | Read More

Counting down to sulphur 2020: limiting air pollution from ships; protecting human health and the environment

Counting down to sulphur 2020: limiting air pollution from ships; protecting human health and the environment
The IMO HQ’s at Albert Embankment Counting down to sulphur 2020: limiting air pollution from ships; protecting human health and the environment New requirements for ships to cut sulphur oxide emissions enter into effect on 1 January 2020. At a roundtable industry meeting hosted by IMO at its London...
June 27th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, IMO, Pollution | Read More

MacGregor is working together with MSC to maximise performance and reduce emissions

MacGregor is working together with MSC to maximise performance and reduce emissions
MacGregor is working together with MSC to maximise performance and reduce emissions CARGOTEC CORPORATION,  26 JUNE 2019 AT 9 AM EET – MacGregor, MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company and Guangzhou Wenchong Dockyard have signed a contract to upgrade the cargo systems on 6 x 16,000 TEU containerships...
June 26th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

New infographics: How can shipping decarbonise?

New infographics: How can shipping decarbonise?
How can shipping decarbonise? A new infographic highlights what it’d take to decarbonise shipping by 2050 The infographics released by UMAS today shows what fuels will help to decarbonise shipping by 2050. In April 2018, the shipping industry committed to a sector wide GHG target of reducing emissions...
June 25th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Panamaxes’ four aces lift the Market’s “spirit” further…

Panamaxes’ four aces lift the Market’s  “spirit” further…
John Faraclas Panamaxes’ four aces lift the Market’s  “spirit” further… The BDI  (Baltic Dry Index) gained earlier on today 19 points and now stands at 1,258!  Geopolitics deteriorating further in all fronts; John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes with a double digit rise following...
June 24th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Markets, Military, Oil Industry, Pollution, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Breathing clean air is a basic human right

Breathing clean air is a basic human right
Breathing clean air is a basic human right New data shows why British Safety Council is calling for urgent action to protect outdoor workers from air pollution On the eve of Clean Air Day, the British Safety Council calls on employers of outdoor workers to join its Time to Breathecampaign. Initial...
June 19th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Health and Safety, Pollution | Read More

Climate Crisis: Call for Immediate Ban on Heavy Fuel Oil in Arctic Shipping

Climate Crisis: Call for Immediate Ban on Heavy Fuel Oil in Arctic Shipping
Climate Crisis: Call for Immediate Ban on Heavy Fuel Oil in Arctic Shipping The Clean Arctic Alliance calls on the global shipping industry to immediately reduce ship speed to cut CO2 emissions globally, reduce black carbon emissions by switching to cleaner fuels in the Arctic and for International Maritime...
June 19th, 2019 | Bunkering, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More