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

COP26 commitments mean IMO must halve shipping emissions by 2030
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COP26 commitments mean IMO must halve shipping emissions by 2030

Recent reports by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and developments at the COP26 Climate Summit in Glasgow are a wake-up call that the UN’s International Maritime Organization (IMO) cannot ignore. Countries must now build on their commitments to save the Paris Agreement’s 1.5 degrees Celsius temperature goal with concrete action and halve shipping...

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...