Artemis Technologies, which is leading a programme to develop a new class of zero-emission high speed vessels, has unveiled its mechanical hardware in the loop (mHIL) simulator and digital twin capability in Northern Ireland.
reducing shipping emissions
Shipping’s CO2 emissions fell 1% during 2020, with the COVID-19 pandemic affecting the shipping activity, says maritime data provider Marine Benchmark.
The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) announced the release of $1.59 million in Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) grants, in order to support the state’s efforts in reducing diesel pollution.
The Swedish government is rewarding innovative and sustainable shipping projects with an eco-bonus environmental incentive.
Amid a growing interest across the industry on the need of market-based measures (MBM), BIMCO called states and the industry to start a dialogue on how to create a global ruleset for MBMs, in order to support the use of low carbon fuels and to create a level playing field for the industry.
The Clean Shipping Alliance expressed its opposition to the vote of the Transport Committee of the European Parliament that encourages EU Member States to restrict open-loop Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems (EGCS), claiming this was taken “without any scientific basis”.
Seven out of 10 bulk carriers are ‘non-eco’ with the Energy Efficiency Existing Ship Index (EEXI). This means that these bulkers will need modifications or the fleet will see significant scrapping.
The Panama Canal published the January data from the CO2 Emissions Dashboard, which calculates the CO2 emissions saved by ships that transit the Panama Canal.
A new report, published by the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) and commissionned by Danish Maritime Authority, provides an overview and discussion of potential Market Based Measures under IMO’s Initial GHG Strategy.
Global Energy Ventures (GEV) notes that a recent study has proved it can deliver an emission free compressed hydrogen (C-H2) supply chain.
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