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LR: IMO guidance on the calculations of biofuel carbon conversion factor

SAFETY4SEA 29 Sep 2023
According to Loyd’s Register, following the 80th session of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 80) in July 2023, the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has published interim guidance on the calculations of the conversion factor (Cf) for marine biofuels blends.

Ship Concept 2030: The case for LNG

Splash24/7 29 Sep 2023
LNG as a ship’s fuel still misses out on being the darling of emissions reductions conversations but the pragmatists in the industry are more willing to take the 30% reductions now over the cleaner technologies that remain on the more distant horizon ... Small steps when applied globally over ship lifecycles add up to big improvements.

Democratic rising stars rally around Biden's reelection. They're also eyeing 2028 bids of their own

Bowling Green Daily News 29 Sep 2023
“We’re trying to turn the ship, but it’s it’s gonna require bolder and more focused action to help the working class.”. The conversation among Democrats is blunter in private ... “The real show is around the corner and its time for us to show up now and stop these conversations, these ...

Democratic rising stars rally around Biden’s reelection. They’re also eyeing 2028 bids of their own

Wtop 29 Sep 2023
“We’re trying to turn the ship, but it’s it’s gonna require bolder and more focused action to help the working class.”. The conversation among Democrats is blunter in private ... “The real show is around the corner and its time for us to show up now and stop these conversations, these ...

Asiatic Lloyd eyes switch to methanol for ultramax bulker newbuildings in China

Tradewinds 28 Sep 2023
... development project to study the feasibility of such a conversion.

Green Fuels In Shipping Face Major Challenges For 2050 Net Zero Target

MENA FN 28 Sep 2023
(MENAFN - The Conversation) Ships carry around 90% of traded goods and emit about 3% of global CO2 . The International Maritime Organization (IMO), the UN agency responsible for regulating ... .

ShipBob Partners With TikTok to Power "Fulfilled by TikTok" Logistics Solution in the US

Longview News-Journal 27 Sep 2023
By tapping into "Fulfilled by TikTok" through ShipBob, sellers can achieve.Free Shipping & Express Shipping Badging.�With ShipBob facilitating fast and affordable delivery, sellers can highlight multiple badging options, including free shipping, express shipping, and flash ...

Everyday Slang We Didn’t Know Originated In the Navy

War History Online 27 Sep 2023
Ships husband ... When a vessel is returning to port for repairs, a sailor may say that the ship is returning to her husband ... “In through the hawsepipe” is Navy slang used by seamen who become officers via non-traditional means – it’s how they describe their ascent through the ranks of a ship.

Can We Fix Carbon Offsets?

Time Magazine 25 Sep 2023
The following conversation has been edited for length and clarity. I think you would probably agree that we can’t ship boatloads of natural gas and say that projects in the Amazon rainforest will offset it ... This conversation took place after a roundtable convened by TIME CO2, ...

"Am I disappointed? Hell, yeah" - Jermaine O'Neal lashed out after Indiana Pacers president Larry ...

The Post and Courier 24 Sep 2023
For Bird and company, it was just part of the organization's attempt to revamp, but for All-Star forward Jermaine O'Neal, it was a terrible and disrespectful move ... Indiana shipped O'Neal to Toronto, a move both parties thought was the best thing to do at the time. "I had the best conversation I've had with Larry in five years," O'Neal said ... .

DECC asks Duluth for $1 million line of credit

Duluth News Tribune 24 Sep 2023
Are you expecting layoffs?” “I think everything is going to be on the table in this conversation,” Hartman said ... “My intent here is to right the ship in the coming months, so we do not need to have this same conversation later,” Hartman said.

Global shipping has a new climate strategy – it's vague, obscure and almost noncommittal, but ...

San Francisco Chronicle 23 Sep 2023
(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) ... (THE CONVERSATION) The world’s largest shipping companies are starting to update their fleets for a greener future.

Reese: Hillsboro planning and zoning opposed to shipping container houses

Hillsboro Banner 22 Sep 2023
City Commission President Levi Reese told city leaders on Monday night that the city’s planning and zoning committee has been discussing outlawing the conversion of shipping containers ...

Shipping, Ports and Logistics Enable Shift to Sustainable Energy

The Maritime Executive 21 Sep 2023
As the maritime industry looks ahead and dives deeper into the complexities of the three value chains – production, storage and consumption – it becomes clear that shipping is more than a spectator in the global green energy revolution ... Conversely, new, compliant ships might see a relative increase in market value.

Struggling with housing, a Maine tourism mecca considers banning new hotels

Bangor Daily News 21 Sep 2023
Having taken steps to reduce cruise ship ... The town has taken steps to reduce cruise ship traffic and to limit the conversion of year-round homes into weekly vacation rental properties, but still has concerns about the shortage of affordable housing and seasonal traffic congestion.

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