Archive for the ‘Emissions’ Category

Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels at IMO in October

Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels at IMO in October
pic Reinhard Ottway Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels at IMO in October IMO is hosting a Symposium on IMO 2020 and Alternative Fuels  on Thursday, 17 October and Friday, 18 October 2019 in the Main Hall at IMO Headquarters in London, United Kingdom.  Aims of the symposium ​This one and...
September 11th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Pollution | Read More

Round Table Leaders Set their Sights on the Future

Round Table Leaders Set their Sights on the Future
Dimitris J. Fafalios Round Table Leaders Set their Sights on the Future The Round Table leaders of the major shipping industry trade associations BIMCO, ICS, INTERCARGO and INTERTANKO met in London yesterday to consider the transformational issues affecting the sector.  Top of the agenda were the preparations...
September 10th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, News, Pollution | Read More

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships. Environmental regulations continue to tighten, and as the IMO has announced its goal to completely eliminate...
September 4th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment | Read More

MV Panamana Upgraded with Fuel Consumption & Emissions Monitoring System

MV Panamana Upgraded with Fuel Consumption & Emissions Monitoring System
. MV Panamana Upgraded with Fuel Consumption & Emissions Monitoring System Aquarius Management & Automation System (MAS) and fuel monitoring system integrated for the first time onboard a ship. Fukuoka, Japan – 4th September 2019 – Eco Marine Power (EMP) has recently taken another step forward...
September 4th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Bureau Veritas to demonstrate hazard-testing and air quality at Contamination Expo Series

Bureau Veritas to demonstrate hazard-testing and air quality at Contamination Expo Series
. Bureau Veritas to demonstrate hazard-testing and air quality at Contamination Expo Series Health and safety expert Bureau Veritas is encouraging visitors to this year’s Contamination Expo Series to come and witness its intuitive field hazard-testing and air quality technology to see how it is...
September 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, News, Pollution | Read More

Understanding scrubbers: expectations and reality

Understanding scrubbers: expectations and reality
Gary Rawlings, Marine Engineer, TMC Marine Understanding scrubbers: expectations and reality TMC Marine (TMC) to share scrubber insight and experience at London International Shipping Week (LISW) 2019 – Monday 9th September (9.00 AM) Choosing the right system is vital, but operational and maintenance...
September 3rd, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Joint Industry Guidance on the supply and use of 0.50% – sulphur marine fuel

Joint Industry Guidance on the supply and use of 0.50% – sulphur marine fuel A number of shipping, refining, fuel supply and standards organisations have worked together to produce Joint Industry Guidance on the supply and use of 0.50% – sulphur marine fuel released on 20 August 2019. The...
August 21st, 2019 | Associations, Bunkering, Emissions, Energy, Environment, IACS, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

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