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Home » News » Air Pollution - Q1 2011

Air Pollution - Q1 2011

WWL cuts CO2 emissions by 21 percent
30 Mar 2011 17:31 GMT
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics says it managed to cut its CO2 emissions last year compared to 2009.

Shipping’s dilemma as sulphur rules tighten
28 Mar 2011 09:03 GMT
To scrub or not to scrub? - Exhaust scrubbers are predicted to play an important role in the coming years as regulations become more stringent.

Eniram joins environmental performance program
25 Mar 2011 15:41 GMT
Provider of decision support systems becomes member of voluntary North American eco-program.

World’s first Tier-III-compliant, two-stroke engine unveiled
24 Mar 2011 11:43 GMT
New engine is said to meet the IMO's strictest emission standards, due to come into force in 2016.

Exhaust gas cleaning system guide released
21 Mar 2011 13:13 GMT
Guide aims to help operators decide whether to switch to distillates or install EGCS technology.

CMA CGM to launch eco-calculator
15 Mar 2011 18:31 GMT
Tool uses fuel consumption, freight volume and vessel speed data to calculate the carbon footprint of a journey.

Carbon War Room to host presentation
15 Mar 2011 12:43 GMT
Webinar to be held later this week to present ship efficiency initiative.

Maersk extends fuel switch programme to New Zealand
09 Mar 2011 10:51 GMT
Shipping line expands its fuel switch programme to include nine New Zealand ports.

NPRA issues GHG regulation warning
07 Mar 2011 15:26 GMT
Association says emissions regulation could drive many refineries out of business.

Cargill to install kite on handysize ship
02 Mar 2011 10:46 GMT
Vessel set to be the largest in the world to be powered by kite propulsion technology.

Three cruise lines 'plugged in' at LA
01 Mar 2011 09:37 GMT
US port becomes the first worldwide to provide onshore power to three cruise lines.

Maersk cuts CO2 and sulphur emissions in 2010
28 Feb 2011 07:33 GMT
Shipping line says emissions reduction is a result of slow steaming and its global fuel switch programme.

ECA fuel management system launched
18 Feb 2011 07:28 GMT
System is said to switch fuels and mix them in correct ratios in accordance with ECA regulations.

IBIA attends EU GHG meeting
16 Feb 2011 10:12 GMT
Association attends Brussels meeting on reducing greenhouse gas emissions from ships.

Ferry line to install 'fuel-saving' technology
09 Feb 2011 10:14 GMT
Leading cruise ferry line aims to reduce fuel consumption with decision support system.

Oakland a step closer to shore power
04 Feb 2011 14:31 GMT
Air District approves $5 million for port’s shore power project.

Californian ports to test scrubber technology
27 Jan 2011 07:32 GMT
Trials of exhaust gas cleaning technology are scheduled to begin later this year.

Germany launches emissions test centre
27 Jan 2011 07:02 GMT
New centre to focus on developing optimized technologies to reduce marine emissions.

Gothenburg launches new onshore power facility
27 Jan 2011 06:33 GMT
One third of vessels calling at Gothenburg will be able to turn off their diesel engines at the quayside.

Awards for clean fuels program participants
20 Jan 2011 17:28 GMT
Operators participating in Seattle's At-Berth Clean Fuels program are recognized in first ever Green Gateway Partners Awards.

Wärtsilä to deliver scrubber in August
19 Jan 2011 10:15 GMT
Contract is Wärtsilä's first commercial marine scrubber for a main engine.

California to test seawater scrubber
18 Jan 2011 13:31 GMT
Seawater scrubber to be tested on a container vessel over a 36-month period.

International Paint joins SEAaT
17 Jan 2011 07:34 GMT
Marine coatings specialist becomes associate member of industry association aimed at reducing emissions.

MOL launches energy efficiency plan
13 Jan 2011 14:14 GMT
Shipping firm introduces efficiency plan to reduce fuel consumption and CO2 emissions in its tanker fleet.

New York: Plan to develop hybrid electric tug
06 Jan 2011 08:51 GMT
Concept tug to use port electricity for some or all of its energy needs.

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