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Baltic Region Steams Ahead for Green Technologies and Alternative Fuels

Enhanced regional cooperation on alternative fuels for ships have been a key matter in the Meeting of HELCOM Maritime Group closing last week, which has followed up various maritime commitments of the HELCOM Copenhagen Ministerial Meeting in October 2013. Other agenda items include safety of navigation; ballast water; sewage discharges and port reception facilities and the detection, investigation and prosecution of offenders of anti-pollution regulations.

POLAR STAR deploys to Antarctica

The icebreaker POLAR STAR departed Seattle in support of Operation Deep Freeze for the first time since 2006 with the task of resupplying the National Science Foundation (NSF) scientific research station at McMurdo.

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