The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) announced a three-part funding opportunity that totals $30 million for the replacement of commercial, mass transit and transportation support vehicles that move products with new models, including electric, alternative fuel and diesel vehicles.
A consortium-driven investment fund named as “Motion Ventures” powered by Rainmaking was recently launched, with Wilhelmsen and HHLA as anchor investors.
Following the launch of ECSA-ETF joint project, which goals to boost participation of women in European shipping, participants held their first kick off meeting.
A new initiative which goals to enhance the performance and slash costs for wave energy technology recently received €500,000 from EEA Grants.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the availability of grant funding to carry out projects which reduce emissions from the nation’s existing fleet of older diesel engines.
Through Innovation Norway, the Norwegian government has approved grants for construction and testing of the green hydrogen offshore energy system, Deep Purple, in Norway.
Through the UK Space Agency, the UK government is funding a project in collaboration with the University of Leicester, which will use satellite analytics to track the greenhouse gas and pollution emissions of shipping fleets.
Current Direct, a new research and innovation project funded by the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 program, aims revolutionize the way of water transport by enabling rapid adoption of marine battery systems, cutting costs and reducing GHG emissions.
Since the start of the pandemic, crew wellness has topped the industry agenda with international shipping bodies, unions and associations vowing for a fairer treatment of seafarers. What actions has the industry taken to resolve this humanitarian crisis? Was it enough?
Newfoundland and Labrador government will offer finacial support to the “Hibernia Project”, in an effort to protect offshore industry.
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- Loss Prevention
Containers lost overboard: Key loss prevention tips01/03/2021
AMSA: 2 very serious incidents on domestic vessels in January01/03/2021
China issues guideline to boost green economy01/03/2021
An overview of potential MBMs under IMO initial GHG strategy01/03/2021
Study proves viability of emission free compressed hydrogen supply chain01/03/2021
Triple wing rig for providing wind power can reduce emissions, says study01/03/2021
Total receives a 3rd LNG bunker supplier licence01/03/2021
- Maritime Health
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