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Regulation, Legislation & Legal News

The lowdown on bunker spill paperwork required in Singapore
22 Oct 2018 12:28 GMT
In the event of a spill, the MPA will need a list of documents before a ship is allowed to depart.

MEPC 73: HFO ban events scheduled
22 Oct 2018 10:37 GMT
Includes appearance by Arctic explorer Pen Hadow.

MEPC 73: IMO must renew commitment to Arctic HFO ban | CAA
22 Oct 2018 07:56 GMT
Member states must be resolute in ensuring that the HFO ban is adopted in 2021: Dr Sian Prior.

Working group to finalize Initial Strategy programme for MEPC 73
19 Oct 2018 10:21 GMT
Programme of follow-up actions to be submitted to MEPC 73 for approval.

Bunker issues pack MEPC 73 agenda
19 Oct 2018 09:01 GMT
Various marine fuel-related issues to be covered at next week's MEPC meeting in London.

MEPC 73: Coalition calls for 'urgency' to adopt CO2 reduction measures
18 Oct 2018 12:42 GMT
Last week's IPCC report 'makes the implications of delayed action very clear indeed', says HAC.

Concept ship shows IMO CO2 reduction targets can be met: Project Forward
18 Oct 2018 10:36 GMT
Demonstrates it will be possible to meet IMO's 40% reduction target by 2030, project partners claim.

IMO 2020: Ship managers 'concerned' about impact on crew safety
16 Oct 2018 14:52 GMT
InterManager president says sulphur cap 'will pose a serious challenge' to human health.

Bunker supplier Nauticor to host methane number working group
15 Oct 2018 13:42 GMT
Meeting to discuss methane number considerations for IGF Code ships.

Arctic HFO ban would only cost passengers a glass of wine a day: T&E
10 Oct 2018 12:38 GMT
Study says MGO switch translates to $7 in extra costs per passenger in 2018 and $5 in 2021.

MEPC 73: 2020 proposal co-sponsors clarify 'misconceptions'
09 Oct 2018 08:35 GMT
Aims of the proposed 'experience-building phase' explained.

Genoil produces 0.39%S fuel oil for Norwegian client
05 Oct 2018 11:43 GMT
Proprietary GHU technology used to convert HSFO to 2020-compliant product.

Maritime CEOs sign call for action backing decarbonization
04 Oct 2018 13:47 GMT
Signatories recommend that the IMO's Roadmap be aligned to seven core principles.

New 0.5%S fuel rules come into force in China
01 Oct 2018 13:02 GMT
New regulations apply to Yangtze River Delta Emission Control Area (ECA).

China has no plans to ban open-loop scrubbers: MSA official
27 Sep 2018 12:21 GMT
As long as systems comply with prevailing regulations.

Liberia calls for early reporting of 2020-compliant fuel availability
26 Sep 2018 00:05 GMT
Owners and operators 'should not need to guess where or whether compliant fuel will be available', registry says.

NGOs hail Greenland HFO ban support
19 Sep 2018 09:37 GMT
Clean Arctic Alliance applauds government's commitment to 'actively work for a ban'.

ICS releases 2020 sulphur cap guidance
17 Sep 2018 12:01 GMT
New 32-page implementation planning document designed to help ensure compliance.

China update on October 0.5%S fuel regulations
14 Sep 2018 13:46 GMT
Includes Jiangsu rules on entering key ports and using shore power.

Sulphur cap to 'take centre stage' at Tank Storage Asia conference
13 Aug 2018 12:29 GMT
WoodMac's Konrad Jar to discuss how the industry can prepare for 2020.

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