Here’s how we can reduce emissions from the shipping industry

Hellenic Shipping News | Oct 26, 2020 at 1:00 AM
  • This month, delegates from governments around the world are meeting (virtually) for a crucial, albeit under-the-radar, climate summit at the United Nations International Maritime Organization (IMO).
  • The topic is how to decarbonize the global shipping industry.
  • Under this approach, which is not as technical as it sounds, the international community would agree on targets for the maximum amount of carbon dioxide that each type of ship may emit per ton of cargo per mile traveled.