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SCIENCE: Satellite tracking shows how ships affect clouds and climate

Ship tracks off the coast of Cornwall. Data from NASA

PortandTerminal.com, November 5, 2019 By matching the movement of ships to the changes in clouds caused by their emissions, researchers have shown how strongly the two are connected LONDON, ENGLAND – A research article published by Geophysical Research Letters has demonstrated the strong correlation between vessel emissions, cloud formation and climate. By matching the movement of ships to the changes …

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U.S. Sanctions Are Forcing Iran to Ditch Push to Cleaner Fuels

PortandTerminal.com, August 20, 2019 By Verity Ratcliffe (Bloomberg) –Iran is about to burn a lot more fuel oil as a result of U.S. sanctions and new global shipping rules, reversing the nation’s progress in switching to cleaner-burning natural gas. Power plants and other industrial facilities will burn more than 200,000 barrels a day of highly-polluting fuel oil next year, double …

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Guest article: BunkerEx – Our View on 2020 (Hint: Say NO to Scrubbers, for now…)

PortandTerminal.com, March 29, 2019 The following piece was written and published by BunkerEx on April 17, 2018. In it, the team at BunkerEx give their outlook for the IMO’s new rules regarding lower sulphur content in bunker fuel which take effect January 1, 2020. When the new rules take effect, the IMO will enforce a new 0.5% global sulphur cap on …

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