Shell International Petroleum Company Limited and Microsoft Corporation shake their hands and entered a new strategic alliance so as to boost net-zero emissions.
Following months of debates across the industry, the European Parliament voted to include CO2 emissions from the maritime sector in the EU Emissions Trading System, eyeing a 40% reduction in CO2 by 2030.
The fourth International Maritime Organization’s Greenhouse Gas study focused on a six-year period which saw CO2 emissions increasing. Now, BIMCO’s Deputy Secretary General, Lars Robert Pedersen, questions why the conclusions of the study focus on this timeframe.
ClassNK leading classification society implemented a third-party verification and issued a verification centre concerning IINO Lines’ GHG assertion.
World Shipping Council issued a paper expressing serious concerns for maritime industry and its global efforts to drop the GHG emissions, in case the EU expands its Emissions Trading System (ETS) to include international shipping.
In the winters of 2018 and 2019, the Bering Sea sea ice cover hit record low not seen in thousands of years, a new study revealed on Wednesday, in line with global concerns about the accelerating impact of climate change in the Arctic.
The Port of Oakland’s largest marine terminal said it has cut diesel emissions from all 13 of its massive yard cranes by 95% after retrofitting them with hybrid electric engines. Terminal operator Stevedoring Services of America (SSA) estimates that the project will eliminate about 1,200 metric tons of GHG emissions annually from each crane.
A Japanese consortium is working to conduct test operations and measurements for a small scale ship-based CO2 capture demonstration plant. Under the name “Carbon Capture on the Ocean” (CC-Ocean), the project seeks to achieve CO2 capture at sea in a world’s first.
Partners of an EU initiative have unveiled a recently assembled full-scale section of a ship’s hull made of composite materials to help reduce energy and maintenance costs.
Watch: Three practices to low shipping carbon intensity23/09/2020
2018 MLC Amendments enter into force in December23/09/2020
Shell, Microsoft to boost decarbonization and energy transition23/09/2020
New fleet control centre for HMM's ultra large container ships23/09/2020
MPA and Singapore Maritime Institute issue call for proposals on decarbonizing harbourcraft23/09/2020
Greece welcomes first cruise ship to restart operations amid COVID-1923/09/2020
Hempel launches underwater hull inspection service using ROVs23/09/2020
Singapore extends validity of STCW certificates23/09/2020
Underwater robot lays sea cables at Port of Rotteram to connect wind farms at sea23/09/2020
Russia says world's most powerful nuclear icebreaker begins Arctic voyage23/09/2020