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  • 1 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Left to its own devices the International Maritime Organization (IMO) would be unable to show the sort of leadership that the industry needs if it is to prepare for the future and play a proper role in tackling climate change, Clean Shipping Coalition (CSC) said commenting on a recent statement by the IMO’s Secretary General, Koji Sekimizu. […]

  • 1 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Left to its own devices the International Maritime Organization (IMO) would be unable to show the sort of leadership that the industry needs if it is to prepare for the future and play a proper role in tackling climate change, Clean Shipping Coalition (CSC) said commenting on a recent statement by the IMO’s Secretary General, Koji Sekimizu. […]

  • 11 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    The Clean Shipping Coalition (CSC), a group of NGOs, has heavily criticised comments by the International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) Secretary-General Kitack Lim warning the EU against taking action to address increasing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from ships. “The challenge of meeting the objective of the Paris Agreement is so great that it will require action at […]

  • 22 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Environmental organisations, shipping industry called for prohibition on the carriage of non-compliant marine fuels.

  • 18 November 2019

    Faig Abbasov, shipping policy manager at T&E: “Everything is slow at the IMO, except for polluting ships.”

  • 5 April 2016

    Shipping’s only legally binding climate measure is not stimulating the uptake of new technologies or driving efficiency improvements, according to a new independent study entitled Historical Trends in Ship Design Efficiency made for Clean Shipping Coalition (CSC) by CE Delft, a research and consultancy organization. As of 2013, new ships are required to have an energy […]

  • 6 March 2015

    The Clean Shipping Coalition (CSC) is calling on shipping industry leaders to support a carbon emissions reduction target for their sector, as ship owners and stakeholders gather in Brussels for European Shipping Week. The CSC said that as the only remaining major economic sphere yet to tackle its carbon emissions, shipping must act urgently to […]

  • 18 October 2017

    Greenhouse gas emissions from three ship types – containerships, bulkers and tankers – could be reduced by a third, on average, by reducing their speed, according to a new study that will be presented to the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) next week.  The cumulative savings from reducing the speed of these ships alone could, by 2030, […]

  • 3 June 2015
    Rules & Regulation

    A number of environmental non-governmental organizations have expressed their concern over the failure of the international community to control greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping, saying that the International Maritime Organisation must set out global emissions reduction target by 2016. In a letter sent to the EU Climate Ministers, twelve environmentalist groups led by Clean Shipping Coalition, claim that IMO missed a […]

  • 7 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    After the Danish shipping giant Maersk Group said it would scrap more vessels in the coming years, the company’s plan to avoid European environmental law on ship recycling by flagging ships to non-EU flags was described as “undermining its credibility as a responsible ship operator” by the environmental organisation Clean Shipping Coalition (CSC). As it would need to […]

  • 13 October 2014

    Transport & Environment, Seas at Risk and Carbon War Room have urged the United Nations’ International Maritime Organisation (IMO) not to withhold data on ship efficiency and fuel consumption. The call for action follows moves by some industry groups to undermine initiatives at the IMO and EU level that would make efficiency performance publicly available […]

  • 10 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Danish shipping giant Maersk Group has not lowered its standard or changed its responsible ship recycling policy after the engagement in Alang, India, the company said responding to reports that beaching is “undermining its credibility as a responsible ship operator.” “The development in recent years in Alang have seen a number of certified yards capable of recycling to our standards. In […]

  • 26 January 2015

    The International Maritime Organisation’s recommendation to its environment committee to agree on a definition of black carbon based on scientific consensus, after four years of debate, has been welcomed by environmental NGO Transport & Environment. Lack of agreement at sub-committee level had been holding up technical work to calibrate and test black carbon measurement methods that could be used […]

  • 14 April 2015

    The historical development of the efficiency of new ships shows that the fuel efficiency of newbuilds has actually deteriorated since 1990 by 10% on average, a study commissioned by Seas At Risk and Transport & Environment (T&E) reveals. The study finds that bulk carriers, tankers, and container ships built in 2013 were on average 12, 8 and […]

  • 14 May 2015
    Rules & Regulation

    The International Maritime Organization (IMO) decided on Wednesday to postpone the discussion on the setting of a new global target for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping, proposed by the Marshall Islands. The Foreign Minister of the Marshall Islands, Tony de Brum, introduced the proposal yesterday saying that 2015 must be the year of action. […]

  • 2 April 2020
    Innovation, Technology

    The rapid pace of technological innovation has had a growing impact on the shipping industry. But as owners and fleet managers face increasing pressure to improve environmental performance, new technologies will be necessary to ensure a profitable and sustainable future. The impact of biofouling on ship fuel use and emissions has generated increasing attention. According […]

  • 22 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    Responding to conflicting claims about the conclusions the study it prepared for Seas At Risk and Transport & Environment on shipping’s efficiency in the press and most recently the criticism of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), consultancy firm CE Delft stood firm behind its findings. “CE Delft’s study for Seas At Risk and T&E found that […]

  • 20 June 2013

    Jotun welcomes action taken by the International Standards Organization to mobilize an expert group to start work on a common industry standard for measurement of changes in hull and propeller performance. Jotun, in cooperation with the Bellona Foundation (Bellona) and Standard Norway, has been successful in mobilizing shipping industry stakeholders in an effort to reach […]

  • 20 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Jotun welcomes action taken by the International Standards Organization to mobilize an expert group to start work on a common industry standard for measurement of changes in hull and propeller performance. Jotun, in cooperation with the Bellona Foundation (Bellona) and Standard Norway, has been successful in mobilizing shipping industry stakeholders in an effort to reach […]

  • 13 April 2018
    Rules & Regulation

    IMO member states agreed to require the shipping sector to reduce its emissions by at least 50 pct.

  • 5 May 2015

    A new CE Delft study has revealed that many recently constructed ships already meet the International Maritime Organisation’s design efficiency standard for 2020, indicating that there is significant room for tightening these standards when the IMO meets next week, European environmental lobby group Transport & Environment said.  The study, commissioned by Brussels based NGOs Seas at Risk […]

  • 27 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    An IMO symposium on a Sustainable Maritime Transportation System, held on world Maritime Day (26 September 2013), provided an opportunity for a discussion on a global agenda for a sustainable maritime transportation system. The symposium reflected the world Maritime Day theme: “Sustainable Development: IMO’s contribution beyond Rio+20”. IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu told the symposium that […]