Tag: <span>Clean Arctic Alliance</span>

Clean Arctic Alliance calls on IMO member states for stronger ban of HFO in Arctic
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Clean Arctic Alliance calls on IMO member states for stronger ban of HFO in Arctic

Reacting to the November 6 announcement by the Norwegian government of its proposal to completely ban the use of heavy fuel oil (HFO) by shipping around the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, Clean Arctic Alliance Lead Advisor Dr Sian Prior has made the following comment: “We welcome this important commitment by Norway to protect the waters...

Clean Arctic Alliance urges IMO to focus on Arctic HFO ban
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Clean Arctic Alliance urges IMO to focus on Arctic HFO ban

The Clean Arctic Alliance (CAA) has called on Member States to remain focussed on delivering a ban on the use of heavy fuel oil (HFO) by ships in the Arctic during an IMO sub-committee meeting this week. The IMO’s Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR 6) is meeting this week to discuss pollution control...