Tag: <span>Paris Agreement</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...

ESPO supports EU on IMO emissions strategy
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ESPO supports EU on IMO emissions strategy

The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) has voiced its support for the implementation of an ambitious greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions strategy by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) during its 72nd Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) meeting next week. The adoption of the strategy is expected to prove the shipping and maritime industries’ commitment to the...

Wind assisted technology ready to meet shipping’s decarbonisation goals
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Wind assisted technology ready to meet shipping’s decarbonisation goals

Wind powered technology is ready to play a significant part in meeting the decarbonisation goals of the Paris Agreement, but the use of such technology will be determined by the industry’s will to implement it, claims Norsepower’s CEO, Tuomas Riski. Decarbonising the international shipping industry under the goals set by the International Maritime Organization (IMO)...