At the last GREEN4SEA Conference, Mr. Panos Zachariadis, Technical Director, Atlantic Bulk Carriers Management Ltd, provides an overview of alternative fuels such as natural gas, methane and hydrogen. He presents the pros and cons of each fuel, but highlights that new technology is necessary to make IMO’s goals reality.
The GHG footprint of LNG is worse than this of the current conventional fuels, argues Mr. Panos Zachariadis, Technical Director of Atlantic Bulk Carriers Management. With this respect, LNG should be viewed only as a SOx and NOx compliant fuel and those that invest in it ‘should proceed on these grounds’, he notes.
Panos Zachariadis, Technical Director, Atlantic Bulk Carriers Management Ltd, explains why the industry is not ready to the Global Sulphur Cap and discusses possible scenarios until the implementation deadline.
Opinions | 02/12/15
Reading the recent article NGOs say new report shows need for action on shipping emissions, Mr. Panos Zachariadis, Naval Architect and Marine Engineer, MSE would like to highlight some issues regarding the IMO study and ”arbitrary misinformation” of the public.
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