HFO or Heavy fuel oil is the most prominently used fuels for propulsion of ships. Learn about important properties of HFO, difficulties that are faced while using them on board and methods used for treating them.
Cruise giant Carnival Corporation at its UK headquarters in Southampton was demanded to cease burning dirty heavy fuel oil in the Arctic and Subarctic.
As a meeting of the International Maritime Organization’s Marine Environment Protection Committee opens today in London (MEPC72).
The German ports Bremen and Bremerhaven have joined an ambitious campaign to ban heavy fuel oil (HFO) from Arctic shipping – along with more than 80 companies, organisations, politicians, NGOs and explorers.