Tag: Transport & Environment


T&E: 84% of global shipping emissions could be slashed without ‘ineffective’ IMO

November 15, 2022

Via: Offshore Energy

84% of shipping traffic goes through Europe, China and the US. If these economies were to regulate ships calling at their ports, they could decarbonise the lion’s share of the industry without the IMO, according to T&E, a European umbrella […]


Switch to LNG-powered shipping is irresponsible in times of energy crisis, T&E warns

October 20, 2022

Via: Offshore Energy

T&E, a European umbrella for non-governmental organisations working in the field of transport and the environment, has labelled the switch to LNG as irresponsible in times of energy crisis. “As families across Europe struggle to pay their energy bills, the […]

Impact & Regulations, Shipping

Reducing Ship Speeds Has Multiple Benefits, New Study Shows

November 11, 2019

Via: World Maritime News

According to the two Brussels-based environmental NGOs, the large positive effect that reduced speeds can have on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions is well known. What has received less attention is the positive effect such a change in speeds would have […]


Electric cars are greener than gas, literally everywhere

November 8, 2017

Via: TreeHugger

I was going to write a post this morning about a study produced by advocacy group Transport & Environment that says electric cars produce fewer emissions everywhere in the European Union, even coal-dependent Poland. I mean, check out these eye […]


T&E: Majority of New Ships Exceed IMO’s Post-2025 Requirements

October 2, 2017

Via: World Maritime News

Almost three-quarters of new ships carrying consumer goods already exceed International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) post-2025 energy efficiency requirement. Some 71% of all new containerships, which emit around a quarter of global ship CO2 emissions, comply with the post-2025 requirements of […]