Interferry addresses the IMO’s GHG goals

Trade association Interferry is conducting an energy efficiency data survey among members. This survey is being undertaken to ensure that existing ferries can comply with short-term greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) measures agreed in principle at last week’s meeting of the IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee [Read more...]

2020-11-28T10:58:08+00:00 November 28th, 2020|Environment|

PONANT enhances environmental status

PONANT has become the first international cruise line to join the Green Marine marine industry environmental certification programme. This initiative distinguishes the players in the maritime industry that undertake to measure their environmental performance each year and reduce their environmental footprint, Green Marine claimed. The [Read more...]

2020-10-12T17:59:55+00:00 October 12th, 2020|Environment|

Carnival ahead in its sustainability programme

In its recently released 2019 sustainability report, Carnival Corp claimed it had achieved its remaining 2020 sustainability targets last year. Carnival has also established new 2030 sustainability goals, including a Paris Agreement-aligned commitment to cut its carbon emissions by 40%. The group first defined its [Read more...]

2020-09-12T07:55:56+00:00 September 12th, 2020|Environment|

Around 49% of newbuilds to rely on LNG – CLIA

To date, the cruise industry has invested over $23.5 bill in ships with new technologies and cleaner fuels to reduce air emissions and achieve greater efficiency, according to a new report. Cruise Lines International Association‘s (CLIA) Global Cruise Industry Environmental Technologies and Practices Report, produced by Oxford [Read more...]

2020-09-11T15:14:48+00:00 September 11th, 2020|Environment|