reducing shipping emissions

Japanese partners team up on hydrogen fuel cell ships

In line with an increased industry interest in hydrogen technologies for reducing the environmental footprint of maritime operations, a group of Japanese entities has joined forces on a new project aiming to promote commercial operation of hydrogen fuel cell ships. 

ESPO: Higher ambitions necessary to reduce shipping’s emissions

On 17 November, MEPC75 gave preliminary approval to the compromise agreement for the package of technical and operational measures to address greenhouse gas emissions from ships in the short run. ESPO sees the agreement as a first step, but stresses the need for higher ambitions.

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