Green issues / Sustainability

06 Jun 2013
On July 1, Singapore’s Green Ship Program will be expanded to recognize Singapore-flag ships that adopt approved sulfur oxide scrubber technology that goes beyond existing International Maritime Organization’s emissions requirements.
06 Jun 2013
Speaking to delegates at the opening of the Nor-Shipping event in Oslo, Norway, Masamichi Morooka, chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping, said that impending environmental legislation will cost the shipping industry...
05 Jun 2013
Westport Innovations has received an order for four liquefied natural gas tenders from Canadian National Railway.
04 Jun 2013
The Port of Los Angeles will develop an energy management action plan to improve and assess energy efficiency at the container port.
02 Jun 2013
A $1.2 million joint industry project focused on the use of liquefied natural gas on Canada’s west coast is aiming to identify and address barriers for LNG as a marine fuel in Canada.

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The sulfur cap on marine fuel will come into force after the most intense period of consolidation in the industry’s 60-year history. 

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