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China ports introduce compulsory emissions rules from April

China ports introduce compulsory emissions rules from April

The main ports of China’s Yangtze River Delta will introduce compulsory emissions reduction requirements from April 1 this year with non-compliant ships potentially facing fines of up to $15,000 under national air pollution laws.

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Clean Ships Jump the Queue at Panama Canal

Panama Canal Launches Environmental Premium Ranking to Recognize Ships with High Environmental Efficiency
Clean Ships Jump the Queue at Panama Canal

On Monday, the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) unveiled a new recognition program for clean operators that will help them to get ahead of the pack for transit bookings. 

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IMO agrees 0.5 percent sulphur cap to come into force from 2020

International Maritime Organisation agrees to cap the sulphur content of marine fuels sold worldwide at 0.5 percent by 2020
IMO agrees 0.5 percent sulphur cap to come into force from 2020

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has today agreed to set a cap on the sulphur content of marine fuels, in a move that campaigners predict will save millions of lives in the coming decades.

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SCA recognized as world leader for corporate action on climate change

SCA recognized as world leader for corporate action on climate change

SCA, a leading global hygiene and forest products company, has been identified as a global leader for its strategies and actions in response to climate change and has been awarded a position on the Climate A List by CDP, the international not-for-profit that drives sustainable economies.

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Shipping Firms Call for IMO to Regulate CO2

Shipping Firms Call for IMO to Regulate CO2

Ahead of next week’s meeting of the IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 70), a group of more than 50 leading maritime firms has issued a public call for “policies that drive investment in cost-effective greenhouse gas emission reduction efforts within the industry.”

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