SeaspanLNG Secures AIP for LNG Bunker Vessel

SeaspanLNG said it has secured an approval in principle (AIP) with Bureau Veritas for the design of a 7,600 cubic meter capacity liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunker vessel. The LNG bunker vessel has been designed for ship-to-ship LNG transfer as … Read More

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US to Join Global Effort to Decarbonize Shipping Industry

The United States will join an effort by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to achieve net zero emissions by 2050 in the global shipping industry, climate envoy John Kerry announced on Tuesday ahead of a climate leaders summit President Joe … Read More

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Video: RoPax Ferry Explodes in China

A ro-pax ferry exploded and caught fire while berthed at Weihai Port in Shandong, China. There were no passengers on board at the time of the blast, and no injuries have been reported. According to Chinese media, the 186-meter ferry … Read More

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Brix Marine Delivers Hat Island Ferry

Aluminum boatbuilder Brix Marine said it has delivered the 45’ by 18’4” passenger ferry Hat Island Ferry, which recently entered service for the community of Hat Island, Wash. A small, private island community in Snohomish County, Wash., Hat Island is … Read More

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Glosten to Design, Freire Shipyard to Build MBARI’s New Research Vessel

The Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) is embarking on a new chapter in its ocean research with the construction of a state-of-the-art ship, a vessel named in honor of MBARI’s founder, David Packard.  The R/V David Packard will be … Read More

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DTE Energy Commissions Michigan’s Largest Wind Farms

DTE Energy, a Detroit-based diversified energy company, has begun operating three new wind parks – two of which are now Michigan’s largest.  Located in mid-Michigan’s Isabella County, Isabella l and Isabella ll have a total of 136 turbines with a … Read More

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Deepwater Horizon 11 Years On: There’s More Work to Be Done on Offshore Safety, Secretary Haaland Says

April 20, 2021 Credit:Deepwater Horizon Response – CC BY-ND 2.0 April 20, 2021, marks the eleventh anniversary of the biggest ever oil industry disaster in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, in which 11 people died after the Transocean semi-submersible drilling … Read More

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Britanny Ferries test for LNG docking at Port of Bilbao

French ferry company Britanny Ferries has taken tests necessary for the arrival of the Salamanca LNG-fueled ship in 2022 at the Spanish Port of Bilbao. Courtesy of Port of Bilbao The new ferry Salamanca is a sister ship to Galicia, … Read More

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PPG Publishes Sustainability Report

PPG launched its 2020 Sustainability Report, highlighting the company’s strong, continued progress against key environmental, social and governance (ESG) areas.    “Our unwavering commitment to ‘protect and beautify the world’ guides our more than 46,000 employees to further advance our … Read More

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UK includes ship, plane emissions in carbon budget for 1st time

The UK has decided to include its share of international shipping and aviation emissions in its sixth Carbon Budget – an important part of the government’s decarbonisation efforts that will allow for these emissions to be accounted for consistently. As … Read More

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