MSC has joined the Hydrogen Council, a global industry body, as a steering member to foster cross-sector collaboration that will accelerate R&D related to clean hydrogen derived fuels and solutions.
Shell Marine has been awarded a multi-year contract to provide marine lubricants to cruise line operator Carnival Corporation’s global fleet of 89 ships.
Inmarsat, mobile satellite communications, has fast-tracked two innovative and established start-ups to Certified Application Provider status as part of this year’s ‘Decarbonising Shipping’ initiative run by venture developer Rainmaking.
Although total emissions from shipping are about 7% lower than in 2008, there is a limit to what can be achieved so long as ships remain dependent on fossil fuels and global demand for maritime services continues to grow.
With the future of crewing high on the agenda, BIMCO and ICS are preparing for the launch of the latest Seafarer Workforce Report, the industry standard resource for ship operators, agencies and governments.
A new study from marine and energy consultancy BLUE Insight reveals race to gain first-mover advantage in estimated $1.4 trillion low carbon shipping market has already begun.
The Getting to Zero Coalition will lead the push for shipping’s decarbonization with the mutual goal of having commercially viable zero-emission vessels operating along deep-sea trade routes by 2030.
A key IMO initiative supporting ship decarbonisation – the Global Industry Alliance (GIA) – is set to be extended to 2023, in line with the timeframe of IMO’s Initial GHG Strategy.