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Tag Archives: Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Climate change: Speed limits for ships can have ‘massive’ benefits

PortandTerminal.com, November 11, 2019 Shipping generates roughly 3% of the global total of warming gases – that’s roughly the same quantity as emitted by Germany. One way to reduce its CO2 impact on the world is “Slow Steaming”, aka setting speed limits for vessels LONDON, ENGLAND – Most of the world’s governments will have delegations in London this week for the …

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UN to Shipping Industry: “We are headed for an environmental disaster”

PortandTerminal.com, November 1, 2019 If emissions from the maritime industry are not cut, we are headed for “an environmental disaster”, Isabelle Durant, the deputy head of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), told the Global Maritime Forum summit on October 30, 2019. Isabelle Durant, the deputy head of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Durant’s …

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