Environment

This page features all the latest news on how shipping impacts on the environment, focusing on developments in the effort to reduce emissions from the shipping sector and oil pollution.

Environment

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May 20, 2022

On 19 and 20 May 2022 Virginijus Sinkevičius, Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries is co-hosting the European Maritime Day (EMD) conference, which is taking...
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May 18, 2022

Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands and Denmark will on Wednesday announce a joint pledge to build at least 150 gigawatts (GW) of offshore wind in the...
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May 18, 2022

UK battery company Britishvolt Ltd. received an investment from shipping firm Scorpio Group as it looks to develop technologies to help decarbonize the maritime sector....
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May 6, 2022

Peter Livanos has announced an investment in Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage by Ceres Shipping, the flagship of Mr. Livano’s shipping group. (more…)
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May 4, 2022

Chevron, through its Chevron New Energies division, Talos, through its Talos Low Carbon Solutions division, and Carbonvert announced a memorandum of understanding for an expanded...
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April 28, 2022

NYK has launched its new “NYK GREEN EARTH” brand to consolidate its efforts to generate new value for low-carbon and decarbonization through green business. (more…)
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April 21, 2022

The Board of Directors of BIMCO has approved the organisation’s updated greenhouse gas (GHG) position statement, elaborating on who it believes should pay for carbon...
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Crowley

April 13, 2022

Continuing to demonstrate their commitment to decarbonization of the maritime sector, Crowley and Shell have entered into a memorandum of understanding with the aim of...
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Maersk

April 8, 2022

To contribute with a clear demand signal and catalyse the transition to sustainable green steel, A.P. Moller – Maersk (Maersk) has decided to join Climate...
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Wartsila

April 6, 2022

A powerful consortium of shipping stakeholders is aiming to develop demonstrators for two-stroke and four-stroke marine engines running on ammonia fuel. The Ammonia 2-4 project...
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Maersk

March 29, 2022

Maersk and Egyptian authorities signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore the establishment of large-scale green fuel production in Egypt (more…)
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HapagLloyd

March 18, 2022

The Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation (GCMD) has entered into a partnership with German-headquartered container shipping line Hapag-Lloyd to further advance maritime decarbonisation efforts. (more…)
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Friendship

March 17, 2022

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced that it has successfully completed marine biofuel trials in cooperation with one of its major charterers, NYK Line,...
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March 16, 2022

The world’s leading classification societies for the marine industry are returning to Posidonia this June, following the pandemic-induced hiatus, during which they have been mapping...
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March 11, 2022

White House efforts to boost U.S. liquefied natural gas exports and cut Europe’s reliance on Russian gas after the invasion of Ukraine are proceeding slowly,...
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