Tag: <span>Emissions</span>

Eastern Pacific Shipping to fit carbon capture solution to pair of tankers
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Eastern Pacific Shipping to fit carbon capture solution to pair of tankers

Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) has signed a definitive agreement with Rotterdam-based Value Maritime (VM) to install carbon capture and filtering systems on tankers Pacific Cobalt and Pacific Gold, with an option to equip three more vessels. The installation of the first system is scheduled to be completed within 2022 with engineering and planning underway. The...

Armach Robotics launches Hull Service Robot
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Armach Robotics launches Hull Service Robot

Armach Robotics, a spin-off company from Marine software firm Greensea Systems has unveiled its first post-prototype Hull Service Robot (HSR). The HSR is a subscription-based proactive and robotic hull cleaning system using autonomy, intelligence and data fusion. The robot weighs less than 66lbs (30kgs) and is around 34 inches (86cm) long, making it easily portable...

Neste introduces co-processed marine fuel to cut emissions
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Neste introduces co-processed marine fuel to cut emissions

Neste and Nordic Marine Oil are piloting a new Neste Marine 0.1 co-processed marine fuel in Scandinavia to help the maritime sector reduce its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The ISCC PLUS certified* marine fuel enables up to 80 per cent** GHG emission reduction over the lifecycle compared to fossil fuels without compromising the product quality...

Start-up zero44 to help shipping companies manage CO2 emissions
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Start-up zero44 to help shipping companies manage CO2 emissions

Flagship Founders has launched its third start-up, zero44, which aims to help shipping companies, ship managers and charterers monitor and control their fleets’ CO2 emissions. From January 1, 2023, shipping companies will have to monitor and report their carbon emissions as part of the IMO’s Carbon Intensity Indicator (CII) rating scheme, and by 2050, the...

ZeroLab by Klaveness completes emissions monitoring project for CBH Group
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ZeroLab by Klaveness completes emissions monitoring project for CBH Group

ZeroLab by Klaveness has completed a milestone project with CBH Group, Australia’s largest co-operative and leader in the Australian grain industry, delivering its first detailed analysis of CBH’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from shipping in 2021. The deal expands ZeroLab’s foothold in the grains industry as they continuously strive to reduce CO2 emissions from global...

Bernhard Schulte investigates impact of seafarer behaviour on ship emissions
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Bernhard Schulte investigates impact of seafarer behaviour on ship emissions

As part of a research and development project, Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) has for the first time investigated the influence of the behavioural change of individual seafarers on carbon emissions on selected ships managed by BSM Deutschland (BSMD). Teaming up with London-based clean-tech company Signol, BSM studied how individual behavioural change can lead to a...

40 per cent of energy used in U.S. shipping fleet can be zero emissions, finds report
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40 per cent of energy used in U.S. shipping fleet can be zero emissions, finds report

More than 40 per cent of the energy used by the U.S. shipping fleet could be replaced with zero emissions solutions this decade, giving the U.S. enormous potential to lead shipping’s decarbonisation, finds a new report. The report by the University Maritime Advisory Services (UMAS), commissioned by The Ocean Conservancy titled “The Maritime Fleet of...

Container ship slashes emissions by 27 per cent through synthetic fuel
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Container ship slashes emissions by 27 per cent through synthetic fuel

MAN Energy Solutions has reported that the 1,036-TEU container ship, ElbBLUE – the former Wes Amelie – has reduced its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 27 per cent by operating on a blend of climate-neutral, synthetic natural gas (SNG) and conventional liquefied natural gas (LNG), compared to LNG alone. The 1,036-TEU container ship, ElbBLUE is owned...

Bellona launches clean hull initiative
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Bellona launches clean hull initiative

Bellona launched its Clean Hull Initiative (CHI) at the Nor-Shipping trade fair in Oslo today (April 6). The event saw keynote speeches ramming home the urgent need to shake up regulations and encourage technology measures to nip biofouling in the bud. In addition to its members, Bellona invited relevant stakeholders in both the private and...

FuelTrust to help Isle of Man Ship Registry validate vessels for Green Ship scheme
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FuelTrust to help Isle of Man Ship Registry validate vessels for Green Ship scheme

FuelTrust and the Isle of Man Ship Registry (IOMSR) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) enabling IOMSR to use FuelTrust’s fuels and emissions digital technology to validate vessels for the flag’s Green Ship scheme. In addition, the MoU will facilitate the duo to collaborate on further projects to incentivise and enable emissions reductions. The...

DNV’s Veracity to help BHP achieve decarbonisation targets
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DNV’s Veracity to help BHP achieve decarbonisation targets

DNV’s independent cloud platform, Veracity, has been chosen by BHP to enable the company to make timely and accurate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reporting, management and insights for its chartered vessels. The project aims to support BHP in its ongoing efforts to see Scope 3 GHG emissions from its chartered vessels reduced. Commodity producers and...

CII simulator enables VPS to optimise vessel operation and CII rating
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CII simulator enables VPS to optimise vessel operation and CII rating

In view of the global fight against climate change and in support of the UN Sustainable Development Goal 13, the shipping world is taking urgent actions to combat climate change and its impacts. The requirements for transparency of operational emissions and action-taking on energy efficiency and CO2 reduction will only increase going forward, in terms...