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Shipping

Maersk: We need an end date for fossil fuels in shipping

November 11, 2022

Via: Offshore Energy

The only way to lower greenhouse gas emissions in shipping and entice companies to set zero-emission targets in the sector is by setting an end date for fossil fuels in the shipping industry through a global regulation, Maersk’s Chief Advisor […]


Shipping

Maersk Supply Service launches fleet-wide biofuel option

September 14, 2022

Via: Splash 247

Maersk Supply Service (MSS), part of A.P. Moller-Maersk, said it would use biofuel across its global fleet, offering clients the option to reduce carbon emissions from offshore operations. The Denmark-based OSV owner said its new offering, ECO Offshore, uses hydrotreated […]


Impact & Regulations

Road Fuel Demand to Peak by 2027

June 29, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

Global road fuel demand will peak in five years, though it will be decades before shifts in consumption reshape transportation’s reliance on fossil fuels, according to a report from BloombergNEF. Road fuel use will rise to 45.2 million barrels a […]


Shipping

New report puts a dollar figure on carbon price needed to decarbonise shipping

January 18, 2022

Via: Splash 247

Closing the Gap is the title of a new report launched this week by the Getting to Zero Coalition, outlining policy measures that could close the competitiveness gap between fossil fuels and zero-emission alternatives in shipping as well as enable […]


Vehicles

New valve technology promises cheaper, greener engines

March 21, 2018

Via: ScienceDaily

Technology developed at the University of Waterloo reliably and affordably increases the efficiency of internal combustion engines by more than 10 per cent. The product of a decade of research, this patented system for opening and closing valves could significantly […]


Vehicles

It’s time to start thinking of driving like smoking

December 12, 2017

Via: TreeHugger

Cars are killing us, and it is time to limit the damage to drivers and to people around them, just like we did with smoking. For the last few years, my particular position on cars has grown more extreme, from […]