Archive for the ‘Emissions’ Category

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 9 Dec 2019

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 9 Dec 2019
. Your Transformation Update from Fathom World – 9 Dec 2019 Hello and welcome to the week’s Transformation, There’s a unique project looking to form deep sea shipping’s CO2 emissions into frozen projectiles that can be dropped from the ship and into deep ocean seafloor sediment that...
December 9th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, IT and Communications, Oceanology | Read More

Uncertainty and volatility rule the Markets

Uncertainty and volatility rule the Markets
John Faraclas Uncertainty and volatility rule the Markets The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 17 points and now stands at 1,558 – on a weekly tough basis same was up 30 points from 1,528 (29/11). Geopolitics still sour. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recaps: The Capes’ BCI was down 52 points at 3,273...
December 6th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Awards, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Markets, Military, Pollution, Regulatory, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Bulker-fit configuration for Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 matches differentiated ballasting/deballasting flows

Bulker-fit configuration for Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 matches differentiated ballasting/deballasting flows
Peter Sahlén Bulker-fit configuration for Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 matches differentiated ballasting/deballasting flows Bulk carriers can now benefit from an Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 bulker-fit configuration, which is specifically adapted to their flow needs. The bulker-fit configuration offers savings...
December 3rd, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

European reset on climate change, Ensuring financial stability at a time of high global debt

European reset on climate change, Ensuring financial stability at a time of high global debt
.   European reset on climate change, Ensuring financial stability at a time of high global debt Tuesday 3 December 2019  –  Vol.10 Ed.49.1 Commentary: European reset on climate change By David Marsh in London A ‘green deal for Europe’ is building momentum following massive public...
December 3rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Climate, Comment, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Pollution | Read More

Blue Economy Finance and Investment News – Investing in Ocean Futures – SOS 2019 Success

Blue Economy Finance and Investment News – Investing in Ocean Futures – SOS 2019 Success
Blue Economy Finance and Investment News – Investing in Ocean Futures – SOS 2019 Success World Ocean Council SOS 2019 Success re “Investing in Ocean Futures: Finance and Innovation for the Blue Economy” Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) 2019 Generates Global, High-Level, High-Energy Dialogue...
November 29th, 2019 | Associations, Banking, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Oceanology, Pollution, Shipfinance | Read More

COPERNICUS Collaborative Vision for a Sustainable Ocean: Investment and Innovation for Ocean Data and Deliverables

COPERNICUS Collaborative Vision for a Sustainable Ocean: Investment and Innovation for Ocean Data and Deliverables
… COPERNICUS Collaborative Vision for a Sustainable Ocean: Investment and Innovation for Ocean Data and Deliverables High-Level Plenary Session Sponsored by WOC Member Mercator Ocean International to Explore Investment and Innovation Needs and Opportunities for Expanding Ocean Data Monitoring for...
November 21st, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Wanted: A Glimpse of the Ship of the Future. . . Headlines of the Week- November 20, 2019

Wanted: A Glimpse of the Ship of the Future. . .  Headlines of the Week- November 20, 2019
Wanted: A Glimpse of the Ship of the Future. . .  Headlines of the Week- November 20, 2019  The analysts’ numbers for shipyard productivity are in—and they are down.  Who can blame a shipowner for hesitating to commit to a starting point of $50 million per ship for a vessel whose requirements...
November 21st, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Trade and Commerce | Read More

RightShip launches compliance “temperature check” ahead of 2020 Sulphur Cap

RightShip launches compliance “temperature check” ahead of 2020 Sulphur Cap
. RightShip launches compliance “temperature check” ahead of 2020 Sulphur Cap New assessment to increase data availability and help manage new operational and safety risks arising from 2020 regulation London; 21st November 2019: To support improved industry management of risk and safety ahead of...
November 21st, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Regulatory | Read More

CSA 2020 disappointed with Malaysia decision

CSA 2020 disappointed with Malaysia decision
Dr. Elizabeth Lindstad, Chief Scientist, SINTEF Ocean, confirmed that the use of HFO+EGCS has a better air emissions quality than ships operating on compliant fuels CSA 2020 disappointed with Malaysia decision Members of the Clean Shipping Alliance 2020 have expressed disappointment in Malaysia’s decision...
November 21st, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Regulatory | Read More

Wärtsilä solutions chosen to upgrade efficiency and environmental performance of Norwegian fishing vessel

Wärtsilä solutions chosen to upgrade efficiency and environmental performance of Norwegian fishing vessel
Wärtsilä will upgrade the efficiency and environmental performance of the Norwegian fishing vessel ‘Brennholm’. Copyright: Gunnar Larsen Wärtsilä solutions chosen to upgrade efficiency and environmental performance of Norwegian fishing vessel Wärtsilä Corporation, 20 November 2019 at 12pm EET The...
November 20th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Fisheries, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Ship Conversions, Technology | Read More

Foreship launches Hamburg business to grow in Germany

Foreship launches Hamburg business to grow in Germany
Olli Somerkallio has been appointed Managing Director of Foreship GmbH Foreship launches Hamburg business to grow in Germany  Leading naval architect and marine engineering company Foreship has announced plans to establish a new business entity in Germany, targeting January 1, 2020 as the launch date...
November 19th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Cruise Industry, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Person Profiles, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Women in Ocean Industries: Leadership, Sustainable Development and Maritime Security

Women in Ocean Industries: Leadership, Sustainable Development and Maritime Security
. Women in Ocean Industries: Leadership, Sustainable Development and Maritime Security Special Speech by Brune Poirson, Minister of State attached to the Minister for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition of France, to Precede WOC Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) Plenary Session on Women’s Leadership...
November 18th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Oceanology, Pollution, Safety and Security, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

American Club Member Alert (November 15, 2019)…

American Club Member Alert (November 15, 2019)…
American Club Member Alert (November 15, 2019)…  LOSS PREVENTION: GUIDANCE ON THE IMPLEMENTATION SCHEME FOR COMPLIANCE WITH THE 2020 MARINE FUEL OIL SULFUR CAP ISSUED BY THE MARITIME SAFETY AGENCY (MSA) OF THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (PRC) NOVEMBER 15, 2019   LOSS PREVENTION: GUIDANCE...
November 15th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, P and I Clubs | Read More

IMO pushes forward with work to meet ship emission reduction targets

IMO pushes forward with work to meet ship emission reduction targets
.. IMO pushes forward with work to meet ship emission reduction targets The IMO Intersessional Working Group on Reduction of GHG Emissions from Ships has made significant progress in pushing forward with work to help achieve the ambitious targets set out in the initial IMO strategy on reduction of...
November 15th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More

IMO agrees a goal-based approach to help cut emissions

IMO agrees a goal-based approach to help cut emissions
Anna Ziou, Policy director at the UK Chamber of Shipping IMO agrees a goal-based approach to help cut emissions The IMO, which met in London this week to discuss how the shipping industry can continue to decarbonise, has agreed that a goal-setting approach is the best way to reduce carbon emissions in...
November 15th, 2019 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Pollution | Read More

General Assembly ESPO: congratulations to Port of Guadeloupe for obtaining EcoPorts’ environmental standard (PERS) – Publication of ESPO Annual Report

General Assembly ESPO: congratulations to Port of Guadeloupe for obtaining EcoPorts’ environmental standard (PERS) – Publication of ESPO Annual Report
.. General Assembly ESPO: congratulations to Port of Guadeloupe for obtaining EcoPorts’ environmental standard (PERS) – Publication of ESPO Annual Report ESPO congratulates Port of Guadeloupe for obtaining its first EcoPorts’ environmental management standard (PERS). The PERS certificate was...
November 15th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Emissions, Environment, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Tara Oceans mission reveals variations in plankton biodiversity and activity from the equator to the poles

The Tara Oceans mission reveals variations in plankton biodiversity and activity from the equator to the poles
.. The Tara Oceans mission reveals variations in plankton biodiversity and activity from the equator to the poles New results from the Tara Oceans expedition, led by a collaboration between the Tara Ocean Foundation and teams from the CNRS, EMBL, CEA, Sorbonne Université and Université Paris Science...
November 14th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

BTG and GoodFuels preparing for major investment in bio-refinery to support shipping’s low carbon fuels demands

BTG and GoodFuels preparing for major investment in bio-refinery to support shipping’s low carbon fuels demands
BTG and GoodFuels preparing for major investment in bio-refinery to support shipping’s low carbon fuels demands Dutch technology group and sustainable marine fuel pioneer GoodFuels exploring options for joint investment  ENSCHEDE, 14 NOVEMBER, 2019 – More of the world’s international shipping...
November 14th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

UK Chamber of Shipping: IMO should give clear direction on the preferred short-term measures to cut emissions

UK Chamber of Shipping: IMO should give clear direction on the preferred short-term measures to cut emissions
Anna Ziou, Policy director at the UK Chamber of Shipping No time to lose! The IMO should give clear direction on the preferred short-term measures to cut emissions The UK Chamber of Shipping has put tackling climate change at the top of its agenda. Shipping is six times more efficient than trucks and...
November 11th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, IMO, Organisations, Pollution | Read More

New report highlights health, nature and climate benefits of reducing ship speeds

New report highlights health, nature and climate benefits of reducing ship speeds
John Maggs New report highlights health, nature and climate benefits of reducing ship speeds Brussels, 11 November 2019. On the eve of the latest round of UN ship climate negotiations at the International Maritime Organisation in London, a new report published by Seas at Risk and Transport & Environment...
November 11th, 2019 | Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition

probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition
Prokopakis probunkers joins Getting to Zero Coalition  probunkers takes part in the multi-stakeholder environmental partnership Athens, Greece, 7 November 2019 – probunkers has become member of the “Getting to Zero” Coalition.  Aiming to lead the change towards clean marine fuels through...
November 7th, 2019 | Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG | Read More

Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible

Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible
Meeting emissions targets for ships is tough but possible Our latest Maritime Forecast to 2050 uses a new model to look at how different policies impact the IMO’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emission goals. With contributions from vessel speed reduction, energy-efficiency measures, and alternative fuels,...
November 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution | Read More

“K” Line: Membership in “Getting to Zero Coalition” to promote GHG emission reduction

“K” Line: Membership in “Getting to Zero Coalition” to promote GHG emission reduction
.. “K” Line: Membership in “Getting to Zero Coalition” to promote GHG emission reduction “K” LINE expresses its concurrence with “Getting to Zero Coalition” (note 1 below), a corporate alliance launched at the United Nations Climate Action Summit in September 2019. In “Getting...
November 1st, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

American Club member alert (Oct 30, 2019) re – Sulphur Cap

American  Club member alert (Oct 30, 2019)  re – Sulphur Cap
American  Club member alert (Oct 30, 2019)  re – Sulphur Cap OCTOBER 10, 2019 SULPHUR CAP 2020 UPDATE In view of the fast approaching IMO 2020 legislation, Members are reminded of some important issues to consider and ensure to have in place prior to January 1, 2020 including preparations...
October 30th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, P and I Clubs, Pollution | Read More

UK Chamber of Shipping calls for more hybrid ferries

UK Chamber of Shipping calls for more hybrid ferries
Victoria of Wight UK Chamber of Shipping calls for more hybrid ferries Tackling climate change is the number one priority for the UK Chamber of Shipping and yesterday (28 October 2019) Chief executive Bob Sanguinetti visited Wightlink in Portsmouth where he was shown their state-of-the-art hybrid ferry. Victoria...
October 29th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Pollution, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More