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Home » News » Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q1 2009

Fuel Efficiency, Costs, Savings & Charges - Q1 2009

UK firm announces revised BAF
26 Mar 2009 11:02 GMT
Bunker Adjustment Factor for Pacific Islands and Papua New Guinea revealed.

Voyage optimization trial is launched
24 Mar 2009 13:19 GMT
Jeppesen Marine offers evaluation trial for its Vessel and Voyage Optimization Solution.

Port moves to boost clean-fuel incentive for ships
19 Mar 2009 11:03 GMT
Long Beach proposes to raise the reimbursement for each vessel trip by 50 percent.

Japan proposes global bunker tax -source
18 Mar 2009 09:57 GMT
Levy plan includes the idea of refunding money to ships to improve their energy efficiency.

New Oceania BAFs announced for April
16 Mar 2009 09:43 GMT
Shipping firm to implement new Bunker Adjustment Factor from next month.

Maersk to raise bunker surcharges
10 Mar 2009 13:47 GMT
Increase affects trades from South America to the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent.

MPA replies to concession queries
02 Mar 2009 13:30 GMT
Special Bunkering Anchorage Scheme query is also addressed.

Ferry operator to cut fuel surcharge
26 Feb 2009 09:49 GMT
New surcharge on freight is due to come into effect on 1st March.

$17.3m order for fuel-efficient marine system
23 Feb 2009 10:42 GMT
New integrated propeller and rudder technology chosen by firm aiming to cut bunker consumption.

Wilh. Wilhelmsen says drop in prices will be good for profit
13 Feb 2009 09:29 GMT
Hedging of exposures means lower bunker prices and stronger dollar 'will contribute positively to the group’s future profitability'.

MPA introduces new port dues concessions
13 Feb 2009 08:02 GMT
New measures include 20 percent concession for bunker suppliers operating in Singapore.

Maersk to raise bunker surcharges
05 Feb 2009 15:47 GMT
Revised rates for trades between the Middle East, Indian Subcontinent, Red Sea and Europe.

Fuel management technology to be launched
04 Feb 2009 10:17 GMT
Engine and fuel monitoring system to be revealed in Florida this month.

Bunker prices on the agenda at LA event
04 Feb 2009 08:12 GMT
Conference to cover 2009 bunker price analysis.

Sensor technology presentation announced
03 Feb 2009 11:22 GMT
UK event to launch technology for cylinder oil optimisation and liner wear monitoring.

Stolt-Nielsen hit by drop in bunker surcharges
02 Feb 2009 09:37 GMT
Company says $33.1m decrease in revenue is partly due to steep decline in surcharges.

Royal Caribbean: Bunker costs 'higher than expected'
30 Jan 2009 09:58 GMT
Operator reports fuel expenses of $36.1 million as net income plummets.

Average revenue rises on lower bunker costs
29 Jan 2009 10:08 GMT
Liner sees average revenue per FEU increase due to bunker cost recovery.

Study: Great Lakes shipping more fuel-efficient
28 Jan 2009 08:08 GMT
Report claims shipping on the Great Lakes is cheaper, more energy-efficient and eco-friendly.

Operators to slash fuel surcharge next month
27 Jan 2009 16:36 GMT
Association members expected cut surcharge rate in February.

BC Ferries says no to Vancouver fuel rebate
23 Jan 2009 10:28 GMT
Ferry operator decides not to provide fuel rebate on major routes.

Fuel control kit retrofit for US Navy
16 Jan 2009 14:14 GMT
US Navy retrofits gas turbines with Digital Fuel Control (DFC) kits.

Eco-group calls for bunker tax
13 Jan 2009 14:02 GMT
Letter to New York Governor calls for tax on sales of marine fuel.

MOL: Recession will help cut bunker costs
12 Jan 2009 08:03 GMT
Economic downturn is 'act of providence' which will help reduce fuel costs, MOL president says.

GL explores options to reduce bunker costs
06 Jan 2009 08:03 GMT
Newly-acquired firms will focus on reducing marine fuel consumption.

Eco-tug to be launched in January
05 Jan 2009 17:26 GMT
'World’s first hybrid tug' to be unveiled in San Pedro Bay later this month.

Deferment to benefit over 100 bunker tankers
02 Jan 2009 08:06 GMT
MPA hopes decision will help industry adjust to changing business climate.

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