Tag: emissions rules


Container shipping faces the brunt of new European emissions rules

July 20, 2021

Via: Splash 247

Maritime is having to contend with the splintering of environmental regulations following last week’s proposal by the European Commission of a cap and trade system for shipping emissions. Analysis carried by Splash today shows that of the three main shipping […]

Impact & Regulations, Shipping

Global Shipping Fleet Braces for Chaos of $60 Billion Fuel Shock

April 6, 2017

Via: Transport Topics

Little more than 2½ years from now, the global fleet of merchant ships will have to reduce drastically how much sulfur their engines belch into the atmosphere. While that will do good things — like diminishing the threat of acid […]