Bio / synthetic LNG “viable” for ships – CE Delft

(Aug 27 2020)

It would be possible to make enough bio and synthetic LNG to power all ships, at costs similar to those of other low and zero carbon fuels, a study by CE Delft finds.



Houthi intransigence changes UN plan for Safer tanker

(Aug 27 2020)

The intransigence of the Iran-backed Houthi militias in Yemen is preventing United Nations efforts to assess and repair the eroding Safer oil tanker.



Chevron Marine Lubricants takes temperature of 2020 fuel switch

(Aug 20 2020)

After over half a year of low-sulphur fuel operations for international shipping, Chevron Marine Lubricants has distilled its experiences of working with new fuels and lubricants into a new whitepaper published last Monday.



Yemen: SAFER oil tanker

(Aug 13 2020)

Briefing highlights from the UN Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs.



Stena Bulk and GoodFuels successfully complete trial of sustainable marine biofuel

(Aug 13 2020)

Leading tanker owner Stena Bulk and GoodFuels, the advanced biofuels pioneer and supplier for the global shipping industry, successfully complete a trial of Heavy Fuel Oil (HFO)-equivalent Bio-Fuel Oil (BFO) on Stena Immortal.



Silverstream secures further orders for air lubrication technology on eight newbuild LNG carriers

(Aug 06 2020)

Pioneering clean technology company Silverstream Technologies announced that it has secured another new deal to install its market-leading air lubrication technology, the Silverstream® System, onboard eight newbuild LNG carriers being constructed at ...



Coalition forces release detained oil tanker

(Aug 06 2020)

Houthi rebel group announce that coalition forces led by Saudi Arabia have released an oil tanker detained for nearly four months.



OneOcean launches EnviroManager+

(Jul 30 2020)

OneOcean has made some clever advancements to its world-leading environmental compliance platform, and announces the launch of EnviroManager+.



UK warns of “catastrophic environmental threat” from hazardous Yemeni oil tanker

(Jul 30 2020)

The UK has called on the Houthis in Yemen to give UN experts access to an oil tanker off its west coast, in a bid to prevent an environmental catastrophe.



U.N. still waiting for Houthi approval to visit decaying oil tanker off Yemen

(Jul 30 2020)

The United Nations was still waiting for Yemen’s Houthi group to authorize deployment of an assessment team to a decaying oil tanker that is threatening to spill 1.1 million barrels of crude oil off the war-torn country’s coast last Tuesday.



UN urged to prevent Houthi oil ‘disaster’

(Jul 09 2020)

Yemen’s government has urged the UN Security Council to intervene to prevent a derelict tanker from leaking more than a million barrels of oil into the Red Sea.



ABS advice on finding a low carbon strategy

(Jul 02 2020)

There is much to read about different approaches to low carbon shipping, but very little of it actually guides you, as a tanker operator, as to what you should do. ABS is aiming to fill this gap.



ZeroNorth established to digitalise shipping for the climate

(Jun 25 2020)

The new digital company – a spin off from Maersk Tankers – is making available the software Optimise to vessel owners and operators, supporting the industry’s drive towards more sustainable development and increased earnings.



Milestone for first LPG conversion with Isle of Man design acceptance

(Jun 25 2020)

BW LPG, the Isle of Man Ship Registry, Wärtsilä Gas Solutions, MAN Energy Solutions, and DNV GL, the world’s leading classification society, celebrated the first flag acceptance of a conversion to LPG as fuel for a VLGC.



New Research Center to lead way for decarbonizing shipping

(Jun 25 2020)

A group of leading industry players are taking the next step to develop new fuel types and technologies by launching the Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping.




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