Environment 2020-05-05T07:06:33+00:00

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Stockholm to get onshore power connections

Ports of Stockholm is building onshore power connection facilities for cruise ships at two city centre quays. This environmental initiative will result in significantly lower air pollution emissions in Stockholm and the Baltic Sea, the ports’ authority claimed. [Read more...]

September 12th, 2022|

PONANT explores eco-design cruise ship

PONANT has continued to explore all technology options, towards more sustainable tourism, the company said. Following last year’s introduction of ‘Le Commandant Charcot’, claimed to be the world’s only luxury icebreaker and hybrid electric powered by LNG, PONANT’s [Read more...]

August 12th, 2022|

MSC awarded environmental certificate

MSC Cruises entire fleet has achieved ISO 21070:2017 certification for marine environmental protection. This specifies procedures for the shipboard management of waste, including handling, collection, separation, marking, treatment, and storage. It also describes the ship-to-shore interface and the [Read more...]

August 12th, 2022|

Sustainable cruise indicators introduced

Cruise Baltic has collaborated with consulting group COWI to develop sustainable cruise indicators. These can be used globally to measure environmental sustainability in different cruising regions. With the new tool, measuring sustainability will become easier and more concrete, [Read more...]

August 12th, 2022|