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MSC penalized for 2500+ air quality violations in California
05 Dec 2018 21:04 GMT
Failed to reduce auxiliary engine power by at least half and exceeded auxiliary engine run time.

NGOs urge Spanish government to back Med ECA
05 Dec 2018 14:37 GMT
Barcelona praised for supporting emission-reducing initiative.

Maersk sets zero CO2 emission target by 2050
05 Dec 2018 12:07 GMT
'We cannot do this alone': Box shipper calls for robust industry involvement.

SEA\LNG lauds sulphur cap, carriage ban outcomes
02 Nov 2018 16:28 GMT
MEPC 73 decisions 'provide greater certainty to ship owners', says chairman Peter Keller.

ICS praises IMO work on sulphur cap, GHG reduction
29 Oct 2018 00:04 GMT
Welcomes developments on environmental issues and 'constructive role of China'.

Med ECA discussions to continue in Q4
29 Oct 2018 00:02 GMT
REMPEC study to be reviewed by technical committee and discussed in December workshop.

France presents results of Med ECA study at IMO HQ
24 Oct 2018 12:16 GMT
ECA addressing both sulphur and nitrogen oxides would have greatest positive effect, says study.

Holland America to outfit 11 ships for shore power following three-vessel project
23 Oct 2018 13:13 GMT
Simplified switchover process is said to enable a more seamless transition between ship and shore power sources.

IMO approves Initial Strategy follow-up programme
23 Oct 2018 11:58 GMT
Working group set to report back this week on the scope of the planned Fourth IMO GHG Study.

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.

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.

Royal Caribbean to offset up to 12% of carbon emissions via wind farm
16 Oct 2018 13:22 GMT
Kansas facility slated for completion by Q2 2020.

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.

Ocean-going boxships can run on hydrogen and fuel cells: Dr Pratt
13 Sep 2018 06:55 GMT
Sandia Labs research found no limit in vessel size that could be hydrogen-powered, says CEO of zero-emission ferry project

DFDS to install scrubbers on 12 Med ferries
12 Sep 2018 10:01 GMT
Systems to be supplied by Danish firm ME Production.

Cosco urged to clarify what fuel it used in the Arctic
06 Sep 2018 00:02 GMT
Cargo ship Tian'en is said to have travelled via the Northern Sea Route on its way to Rouen.

Fednav urged to ban Arctic HFO use as NGOs call out second shipper in 24 hours
24 Aug 2018 06:50 GMT
'Time for international shipping companies to clean up their act by moving to cleaner fuels,' says coalition.

NGOs challenge Maersk to 'come clean' on Arctic fuel use
22 Aug 2018 14:57 GMT
Coalition calls on shipper to 'take the lead' and commit to never using HFO in the Arctic.

GulfNav prepares fleet for sulphur cap with scrubber installations
15 Aug 2018 12:37 GMT
Says upgrades will add a competitive advantage, enable it to achieve higher profits and offer better prices.

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