Archive for the ‘Emissions’ Category

Concerns over ECA compliance under spotlight at IBIA 2014 convention

Concerns over ECA compliance under spotlight at IBIA 2014 convention
IBIA’S CEO Peter Hall The bunkering industry and its shipping industry customers will be gathering in Hamburg,  3-7 November for the International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) annual convention and forum. Taking place just weeks ahead of the implementation of  European laws on the sulphur...
October 1st, 2014 | Associations, Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Pollution | Read More

ClassNK Investigative Panel Publishes Report on MOL COMFORT Incident

ClassNK Investigative Panel Publishes Report on MOL COMFORT Incident
The fore part of the former “MOL Comfort” on fire and a fire fighting tug trying to put the fire off – photo credits The Indian Navy Tokyo – In response to the casualty of “MOL COMFORT” which occurred on 17 June 2013, ClassNK established the Investigative Panel on Large Container...
September 30th, 2014 | Associations, Classification Societies, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Maritime Accidents, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Reports, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Vancouver conference set to showcase Interferry’s UN and EU input

Vancouver conference set to showcase Interferry’s UN and EU input
Len Roueche Two major examples of Interferry’s growing influence will be highlighted next week at the global trade association’s 39th annual conference in Vancouver.    CEO Len Roueche will report on his nomination to a new UN high level advisory group on sustainable transport, while executive...
September 29th, 2014 | Associations, Automobiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry, Emissions, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, IMO, Markets, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipfinance | Read More

The Marine Environment: Understanding our connection with it

The Marine Environment: Understanding our connection with it
HELMEPA’s latest environmental publication for teachers This electronic publication wascreated in the framework of the three-year-long Marine Environment and Science Awareness Campaign (2011-2014), implemented by HELMEPA across 12 Greek cities with the support of Lloyd’s Register Foundation (the...
September 24th, 2014 | Associations, Classification Societies, Climate, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Marine demonstration of SulNOxEco™ fuels in Westminster

Marine demonstration of SulNOxEco™ fuels in Westminster
  ·      Cheapest, safest and highest quality fuel emulsions on the planet ·      Fuel/water/SulNOx mix to get environmentally friendly hydrocarbon ·      SulNOx fuels up to 90 percent cleaner and cost neutral SulNOx has developed the cheapest, safest and highest quality fuel emulsion...
September 24th, 2014 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Greencarrier introduces environmental-friendly vehicles…

Greencarrier introduces environmental-friendly vehicles…
Greencarrier Freight Services Poland introduces more environmentally-friendly vehicles for Hennes & Mauritz Greencarrier Freight Services Poland is introducing dual fuel vehicles to help clothing company Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) reduce its carbon footprint. Greencarrier has been working...
September 24th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Automobiles, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

Wärtsilä and MAN Diesel & Turbo initiate HERCULES-2 research project…

Wärtsilä and MAN Diesel & Turbo initiate HERCULES-2 research project…
Wärtsilä and MAN Diesel & Turbo initiate HERCULES-2 research project aimed at minimizing emissions Wärtsilä Corporation, 22 September 2014 at 10 am EET – The HERCULES R&D programme to develop large engine technologies, which was initiated in 2004 as a joint vision by the two major...
September 22nd, 2014 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

A conference on the “Impact of Shipping on Air in Northern Europe” at Saint Petersburg

A conference on the “Impact of Shipping on Air in Northern Europe” at Saint Petersburg
IAA PortNews is a leading media in the  marine industry of Russia. On  30 September to 1 October 2014, IAA PortNews will hold its own conference dedicated to NOx and SOx emissions in the Baltic Sea. The event is supported by Ministry of Transport of Russian and the National Chamber of Shipping of Russian...
September 17th, 2014 | Associations, Bunkering, Climate, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Health and Safety, Pollution, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Don’t scrap diesels, Boris told. Just encourage drivers to switch to emulsified fuel

Don’t scrap diesels, Boris told. Just encourage drivers to switch to emulsified fuel
Boris Johnson Emulsions can significantly cut pollution Put money into rigorous testing programme Call to switch to emulsified fuel comes after successful public demonstration on route master bus   The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson should back fuel emulsions if he wants to cut pollution in the capital,...
September 15th, 2014 | Associations, Emissions, Energy, Environment | Read More

Rickmers-Linie supports new low sulphur regime but expects increasing costs

Rickmers-Linie supports new low sulphur regime but expects increasing costs
Ulrich Ulrichs 10 September 2014 – Rickmers-Linie has declared its support for the introduction of stricter sulphur regulations but expects that they will inevitably lead to an increase in the cost of marine fuels. “While shipping is already the most environmentally friendly mode of transport,...
September 10th, 2014 | Emissions, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

ACO Marine unveils new Clarimar MF to meet upcoming IMO MEPC 277(64) wastewater rules

ACO Marine unveils new Clarimar MF to meet upcoming IMO MEPC 277(64) wastewater rules
An ACO clarimar mf ACO Marine, a leading supplier of advanced wastewater treatment systems, has introduced a new version of its established Clarimar wastewater treatment range to meet new effluent standard and sampling requirements due to enter into force on 1 January 2016. The next generation ACO Clarimar...
September 9th, 2014 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä launches Low Loss Hybrid energy system…

Wärtsilä launches Low Loss Hybrid energy system…
Wärtsilä’s test facility is equipped to carry out full scale testing of the LLH integrated with Wärtsilä distribution system. Wärtsilä launches Low Loss Hybrid energy system offering fuel savings and reduced emissions Wärtsilä Corporation, 25 August 2014 at 10 am EET At the ONS 2014 exhibition...
August 25th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technology | Read More

First continuous air quality monitoring stations for Faroe Islands

First continuous air quality monitoring stations for Faroe Islands
Air Monitors MD Jim Mills and Rakul Mortensen from the Environmental Agency of the Faroe Islands The Environment Agency of the Faroe Islands together with the municipality of Tórshavn has installed two ambient air quality monitoring stations as part of its commitment to monitor the environment and provide...
August 22nd, 2014 | Associations, Emissions, Environment, News, Pollution | Read More

Lloyd’s Register to class BC Ferries’ three gas-fuelled ‘Intermediate Class’ newbuildings

Lloyd’s Register to class BC Ferries’ three gas-fuelled ‘Intermediate Class’ newbuildings
  BC Ferries LNG-fuelled passenger ferry BC Ferries “pleased” to have Lloyd’s Register on board for LNG-fuelled passenger ferries BC Ferries has awarded Remontowa Shipbuilding S.A. of Gdansk, Poland contracts totalling $165 million to build three new ‘Intermediate Class’ ferries....
July 16th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Emissions, Energy, LNG, Markets, News, Oil Spill, Pollution, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More