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Port of Amsterdam Aims to Cut Shipping Emissions

Dutch Port of Amsterdam is looking to reduce shipping emissions and minimise the environmental impact by working ...

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Panama Canal Supports Emissions Cuts with New Tool

As part of its Environmental Recognition Program, the Panama Canal has unveiled a new tool to centralize ...

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WSC, IMO Fire Back on Lack of Climate Change Action Claims

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the World Shipping Council (WSC) have hit back at the accusations ...

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Majority of New Ships Exceed IMO’s Post-2025 Requirements

Almost three-quarters of new ships carrying consumer goods already exceed International Maritime ...

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Industry Bodies Unite to Tackle Shipping's CO2 Emissions

Four major international trade associations have made a joint proposal to the UN International Maritime ...

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Shipping Industry Seeks More Progress on Cutting Emissions

The global shipping industry has called on International Maritime Organization (IMO) Member States to give serious ...

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Emissions from Shipping Should Be Regulated at UN Level

The Industry Committee of the European Parliament adopted its report on the EU’s emissions trading scheme (ETS) on ...

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EIB to Inject USD 1.1 Bn into Cutting Shipping Emissions

Under the European Investment Bank (EIB) projects financing, a total of EUR 1 billion (USD 1.1 billion), backed by ...

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NOx Levy Could Cut Emissions by Up to 70 Pct

A levy on nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions with revenues earmarked to fund the uptake of NOx abatement measures is ...

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LNG and Methanol Could Lead the Way to Shift to Biofuels?

LNG and methanol have been singled out as top alternative fuels for maritime transport in the report released by ...

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Denmark Reinforces Sulphur Emissions Control

With the new action plan for 2016, published by the Danish Maritime Authority and the Environmental Protection ...

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China to Decrease Sulphur Emissions in Ports

Ships, including ocean-going vessels, which operate in the areas near the Pearl River Delta, Yangtze River Delta ...

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Shipping Emissions Part of New Paris Climate Draft

International shipping and aviation emissions have been reinserted into the draft Paris agreement during the ...

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Shipping Needs Emissions Reduction Target

The heads of 7 of the 8 political groups of the European Parliament’s environment committee wrote ...

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IMO Must Establish GHG Emissions Cap by 2016

IMO Must Establish Emissions Cap by 2016

A number of environmental non-governmental organizations have expressed their concern over the failure of the ...

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Arctic Shipping Emissions Might Increase Sixfold by 2025

Arctic Shipping Emissions Might Increase Sixfold by 2025

A new report by the International Council on Clean Transportation finds that emissions from Arctic shipping traffic ...

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ICS: Only IMO Should Deal with Shipping Emissions

ICS Only IMO Should Deal with Maritime Emissions

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) is developing additional measures to reduce CO2 emissions from ...

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GSF Backs Maritime Emissions Monitoring System

GSF Backs Maritime Emissions Monitoring System

The Global Shippers’ Forum (GSF) is calling for shippers’ carbon reporting requirements to be fully ...

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SOHAR: Joint Effort Needed for Cutting Sulphur Emissions

 SOHAR Port and Freezone Executive Commercial Manager Edwin Lammers called on world leaders within the global ...

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Air Pollution Reduced at Port of Long Beach

Air Pollution Reduced at Port of Long Beach

Diesel air pollution from ships, trucks, trains and other big machines at the Port of Long Beach has declined by 82 ...

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