Doing their part to reduce global warming, a number of ports including the Port of Antwerp are participating in the World Ports Climate Action Programme.
Decarbonization will be the major energy trend of the future, according to DNV GL – Maritime.
The aim of making shipping greener is one that will take many steps to achieve, International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) chairman Esben Poulsson told Seatrade Maritime News.
APL has cut its carbon dioxide emissions per transported container per kilometer in 2017 by more than half, compared to its base level in 2009, the eighth consecutive year of improved environmental performance.
PSA Corporation is making use of one of Singapore’s bountiful resources and doing its bit for the environment as well with a solar power deal to provide clean energy to its facilities at Pasir Panjang Terminal.
France’s CMA CGM shared that it has achieved a 4% reduction in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per container transported in 2016, in line with its longer term environmental targets drawn out until 2025.
Shipping groups – Bimco, ICS, Intercargo, Intertanko and World Shipping Council – have called on the IMO to adopt a global carbon dioxide (CO2) data collection system for international shipping.
A new study detailing a number of potential pathways for the shipping industry's transition to a low carbon future has been released by Lloyd’s Register (LR) and Shipping in Changing Climates, a $4m multi-university and cross-industry research project.
The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has issued a rebuttal of yesterday’s statements by environmental groups on shipping’s emissions performance, arguing that the industry is already delivering reductions in excess of governments’ commitments to cut carbon.