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Top green shipping stories of 2017

As we are heading towards the end of 2017, we take a look back at the significant developments for the protection of the marine environment. The entry into force of the BWM Convention, the exclusion of shipping in the EU ETS, the initiatives towards electrification and decarbonization compile the scenery of a challenging year for shipping.

‘Wheel of Maritime Law’ tool explores Canada’s regulatory landscape

Clear Seas presents a useful tool that helps keeping up-to-date with Canada’s law for commercial shipping. The ‘Wheel of Maritime Law’ tool, provided by Nexus using D3.js., gives an overview of the national acts and international conventions, protocols and codes effective in Canada.

DMA: Remember to renew your certificates

Time has come for most shipowners to apply for renewal of their CLC, Bunker, Athens and Wreck Removal Certificates. Certificates must be renewed when the underlying insurance expires, reminds the Danish Maritime Authority.

India ratifies Bunker Convention

  The Government of India approved a proposal for the country’s accession to an international convention which ensures compensation for…

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