THE CONVERSATION: Five ways the shipping industry can reduce its carbon emissions

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Release date: 13/4/2018

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A shipping industry summit is looking into how it can reduce its share of global greenhouse gas emissions in line with the Paris Agreement. But a lack of low carbon technologies is not the problem.

The International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) 72nd Marine Environment Protection Committee meeting (MEPC) in London started off by being a promising, yet contentious gathering, as the industry desperately tried to agree a strategy for reducing emissions.

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TitleFive ways the shipping industry can reduce its carbon emissions
Media name/outletThe Conversation
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date13/04/18
DescriptionA shipping industry summit is looking into how it can reduce its share of global greenhouse gas emissions in line with the Paris Agreement. But a lack of low carbon technologies is not the problem.

The International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) 72nd Marine Environment Protection Committee meeting (MEPC) in London started off by being a promising, yet contentious gathering, as the industry desperately tried to agree a strategy for reducing emissions.
URLhttps://theconversation.com/five-ways-the-shipping-industry-can-reduce-its-carbon-emissions-94883
PersonsPaul Gilbert