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Home » News » Air Pollution - Q2 2010

Air Pollution - Q2 2010

Partnership in the field of environmental risk evaluation
29 Jun 2010 10:32 GMT
Institutions to work together on the development of environmental risk evaluation criteria with a focus on CO2 and methane.

DNV launches ECA Survival Kit
29 Jun 2010 07:22 GMT
New 'toolkit' aims to prepare shipowners for stricter emission requirements.

Aegean receives ISO 14001 certificate
29 Jun 2010 06:41 GMT
Leading bunker supplier is awarded certificate for its commitment to environmental management.

Hanjin receives first 'fuel-efficient' mega-boxship
24 Jun 2010 07:14 GMT
10,000TEU class containership is equipped with a fuel-efficient engine that can cut fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.

Power system selected for its low fuel consumption
23 Jun 2010 09:53 GMT
Contract signed to supply ship power system offering 'lower emissions and reduced fuel consumption'.

MOL president endorses slow steaming
22 Jun 2010 15:17 GMT
Koichi Muto says slow steaming is 'the most effective method' of reducing CO2 emissions.

Funding for emissions research programme
21 Jun 2010 15:08 GMT
Research programme into shipping emissions is set to receive $1.5 million in funding.

Distribution agreement for emissions reduction system
21 Jun 2010 05:32 GMT
System is said to lower fuel consumption, reduce pollution and extend engine life.

Royal Caribbean to pilot test CSNOx system
17 Jun 2010 18:40 GMT
Cruise line partners with Ecospec on pilot test of emission abatement system.

New partner for low emissions technology project
16 Jun 2010 18:32 GMT
Wärtsilä, ABB and HUG to cooperate in project to develop a new combined SCR and turbocharging solution.

Italian firm orders Hamworthy scrubbers
14 Jun 2010 09:32 GMT
Hamworthy Krystallon secures the first commercial order for its seawater scrubber.

Wärtsilä installs 'unique' fuel cell unit on vessel
11 Jun 2010 10:02 GMT
New power unit is based on solid oxide fuel cell technology and fuelled with methanol.

Maritime carbon capture project update
11 Jun 2010 06:42 GMT
Greece-based project takes a leading role in the development of maritime carbon capture technology.

Solar vessel sets sail in Shanghai
07 Jun 2010 18:42 GMT
Solar-powered passenger vessel is launched on the Huangpu River in Shanghai.

Alliance to cut Great Lakes emissions
03 Jun 2010 15:28 GMT
Partnership to install CSNOx technology within the Canada Steamship Lines fleet.

Japanese firm to build low-emission cruise ships - source
02 Jun 2010 10:01 GMT

LNG the 'key' to cleaner shipping
01 Jun 2010 13:42 GMT
DNV Vice President says the main challenge is the lack of LNG bunkering infrastructure.

World’s most energy-efficient cruise ship
26 May 2010 07:14 GMT
Vessel is said to consume 30 percent less energy than comparable ships thanks to energy-efficient technologies.

Cruise line wins eco-award
25 May 2010 05:47 GMT
Cruise line ships win annual award for their 'outstanding record' in safeguarding the environment.

Towage firm orders fuel-efficient eco-tugs
19 May 2010 07:17 GMT
New diesel-electric tugs form part of company's eco-plan to cut fuel consumpton and use alternative fuels.

3-in-1 emission abatement system launched
18 May 2010 07:37 GMT
New system is said to be the first to reduce CO2, SO2 and NOx in a single system and by a single process.

Hamburg Süd to install fuel-saving technology
17 May 2010 13:02 GMT
Ship operator aims to achieve fuel savings of up to 5 percent with new decision support system.

Cruise line wins award for reducing consumption
17 May 2010 07:11 GMT
Holland America Line gets award in recognition of its efforts to cut fuel consumption and emissions.

New cold ironing system launched
14 May 2010 07:42 GMT
New system is said to be a cost-competitive alternative to current freightliner cold ironing systems.

APL launches eco-website
11 May 2010 07:29 GMT
New website highlights initiatives undertaken by APL to reduce air emissions.

Air pollution review and approval service launched
10 May 2010 07:42 GMT
Tanker owners offered new service to help them achieve compliance with impending IMO legislation.

OOCL launches CO2 calculator
29 Apr 2010 07:48 GMT
New online calculator is designed to assist customers in measuring CO2 emissions in their supply chain.

WWL cuts GHG emissions by 32 percent
29 Apr 2010 07:32 GMT
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics says it managed to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by 32 percent last year.

Maersk Line to get $1.5m clean fuel reimbursement
28 Apr 2010 08:31 GMT
Port authority agrees to reimburse Maersk Line for the differential cost of using low sulphur fuel.

Port considers low-emission grant program
27 Apr 2010 07:47 GMT
US port will today consider awarding nearly $1.5 million in low-emission grant program funds.

BC Ferries introduces biodiesel to its fleet
26 Apr 2010 13:06 GMT
Canadian firm says 86 percent of its vessels are now burning B5 biodiesel.

Cold ironing website launched
26 Apr 2010 10:15 GMT
Website dedicated to onshore power supply technology is launched.

Port highlights fuels program on Earth Day
22 Apr 2010 07:21 GMT
At-berth green initiative is highlighted in celebration of the 40th anniversary of Earth Day.

Gothenburg welcomes tax break for cold ironing
20 Apr 2010 13:32 GMT
Swedish port says onshore power supply will now become a more financially attractive alternative.

Technology developed to cut diesel engine emissions
20 Apr 2010 10:04 GMT
Two-stage turbocharging technology is said to offer significant advantages in fuel consumption and engine emissions.

Nominations open for Clean Air Awards
16 Apr 2010 13:15 GMT
Deadline for California award nominations is May 14th.

WWL gets shipping's first GHG certification
16 Apr 2010 12:46 GMT
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics is first shipping firm to receive third party verification of its inventory processes for GHG emissions.

Hapag Lloyd ship joins clean fuels program
12 Apr 2010 08:54 GMT
Vessel becomes the latest ship to participate in port low sulphur fuels program.

MOL completes concept for next-generation vessels
09 Apr 2010 12:22 GMT
Shipping firm says 'technically practical' vessels will include a high efficiency turbocharger to reduce CO2 emissions.

Cruise line wins award for burning low sulphur fuel
06 Apr 2010 08:02 GMT
US firm recognized for its voluntary efforts to cut emissions by using low sulphur fuel in European port.

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