Tag: Emissions Reduction

Impact & Regulations

FAA awards grants for technologies to reduce emissions

September 15, 2021

Via: Transportation Today

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently awarded six private companies more than $100 million through the Continuous Lower Energy, Emissions and Noise (CLEEN) Program to develop technologies that reduce fuel use, emissions and noise. CLEEN is a public-private partnership that […]

Impact & Regulations, Shipping

Maersk Tankers signs Sea Cargo Charter

February 5, 2021

Via: Offshore Energy

The Sea Cargo Charter is consistent with the targets of the UN’s International Maritime Organization, including GHG emissions reduction by at least 50% by 2050. The agreement was first signed by a group of the world’s leading energy, agriculture, mining, […]


Shipping’s Big Bang Sends Two Global Industries Spinning

January 14, 2020

Via: Transport Topics

Starting Jan. 1, the vast majority of the world’s ships were forced to change the fuel they use. Some big winners — and potential losers — are starting to emerge from what was a historic switch for the world’s oil […]


Daimler Plans to Make Its Cars Carbon Neutral by 2039

May 14, 2019

Via: Wired

Mercedes-Benz owner Daimler AG has set the most ambitious target of any major automaker to cut its planet-warming emissions, promising a fully carbon-neutral fleet of passenger cars by 2039. The German company said Monday that electric vehicles will make up […]


Port Emissions Down at POLB as Throughput Rises

August 29, 2018

Via: World Maritime News

The Port of Long Beach (POLB) is continuing to outperform 2023 clean air goals for diesel particles and sulfur oxides, even while cargo volumes have jumped to record levels, according to a study of port-related air pollution emissions. The 2017 […]