reducing shipping emissions

EU reveals hydrogen strategy

The European Commission launched their plans for the integrated energy system of the future with clean hydrogen in support of the industry’s decarbonization plans.

EU takes decisive action to decarbonize shipping

Criticizing the insufficient progress of IMO emission reporting requirements, the EU took more decisive action to decarbonize the maritime sector. On Tuesday, the Environment Committee voted to include CO2 emissions from the maritime sector in the EU Emissions Trading System (ETS) and set a new target of 40% reduction in shipping CO2 by 2030.

Carbon emissions documentation necessary during PSC inspections

By 30 June 2020, ships that used EU ports in 2019 must carry onboard a document certifying that they have fulfilled their obligations under the EU regulation for monitoring, reporting and verification of CO2 emissions for the 2019 reporting period. The comparable deadline under the global IMO data collection system was 31 May 2020.

Two European ports move ahead with shore power

Shore power supply seems to maintain its position as an attractive choice for European ports striving to lower their air pollution, with two European ports recently revealing plans to implement this solution for reducing emissions of ships at ports. 

Poll

Are we doing enough to keep crew healthy?

maritime events