RINA OKs 1st MR tanker to exceed IMO 2050 targets using fossil fuels

Classification society RINA has granted approval in principle (AiP) to a hydrogen-powered MR tanker design developed by Swedish designer FKAB Marine Design. Courtesy of RINA As informed, it is the first AiP of a design using currently viable technology and … Read More

Shipping’s decarbonization – Words without actions in COP26 aftermath

Despite encouraging steps taken to decarbonize the international shipping sector at COP26 Climate Summit in Glasgow, governments failed to translate words into actions during climate talks at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) last week. Premium content Checking for account. You … Read More

IMO MEPC77 fails to revise current GHG target for 2050

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) failed to revise the current greenhouse gas (GHG) target for 2050 to speed up the decarbonization of the global shipping industry. Further revision of the target will not take place until 2023. The IMO 77th … Read More