February, 2020
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Mon17Feb
The lack of new orders may tighten the freight market.
Star Bulk Sees IMO GHG Targets Holding Back Newbuild Orders: Argus
Thu13Feb
Despite VLSFO having only marginally more off-specs than HSFO, it is the critical quality parameters that are often recorded off-spec in VLSFO.
Integr8: VLSFO - Better Quality but Watch for Critical Parameters
Thu13Feb
Now that 2020 is here, one of the serious issues is one of safety of the VLSFO fuel; the other one is price.
Proposed 2020-Compliant VLSFO Specs
Tue11Feb
ICCT suggests tougher targets needed to meet 2050 GHG goals.
Shipping's 'Carbon Intensity' Falls on Slow Steaming: Study
Fri07Feb
Shippers who advance their sustainability strategies ahead of policy change will create a competitive advantage.
IMO 2020: A Reminder of the Continuing Opportunity for Agile Fuel Management Strategies
January, 2020
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Wed29Jan
The new study claims LNG has a worse greenhouse gas impact than marine gasoil.
LNG Industry Groups Reviewing Anti-Gas Study 'In Depth'
Tue28Jan
An environmental body labelling VLSFO blends 'Frankenstein fuels' is the latest evidence of fights over marine fuels getting more emotive.
'Frankenstein Fuels': The Bunker Industry's Intensifying War of Words Over Emissions
Thu23Jan
BNP Paribas is the largest lender to the global shipping industry.
BNP Paribas, Credit Suisse Join Shipping Lending Agreement the Poseidon Principles
Wed22Jan
Only 10 cases of non-availability of compliant fuels have been reported to the IMO so far.
Kitack Lim Hails 'Relatively Smooth' IMO 2020 Transition
Mon20Jan
Some 87% of the cost will be taken up by investments on land.
IMO 2050 Decarbonisation to Cost $1.1 Trillion