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The price and emergence of new fuels will largely determine how the shipping industry transitions into a more sustainable and efficient future.


The Lloyd’s List Podcast: Paddy Rodgers on why the solution to pollution is not dilution

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Lloyd's List The Shipping Podcast

Euronav’s Rodgers fears up to $400m of sunken costs with scrubbers

The industry’s most outspoken scrubber critic warns the technology has unknown environmental impact and could impede decarbonisation 

International Euronav Fuels

Fuel rules to raise ocean freight by $7 per tonne, according to grain trade experts

Engelhart Commodities Trading Partners head of freight Fergus Garvin labels the 2020 sulphur cap the biggest disruption to ocean freight in generations

International Europe Austria

The global sulphur cap is about attitude, not technology

While the Copenhagen shipping community is fully behind the date and the process of IMO 2020, there are many in shipping who will struggle to accept that putting the environment before the commercial imperative is the best policy

International Denmark Containers

Cutting CO2 output is the biggest challenge facing shipping

No ifs, no buts — the goal is clear. Shipping needs to phase out CO2 emissions from shipping completely, ICS chair Esben Poulsson told the Dubai Maritime Summit

Fuels Environment Regulation




Fuel suppliers seek to quell industry concerns

Not all suppliers are born equal and 2020 will highlight the quality differences, says ExxonMobil

International IMO Bunkers

Intercargo says sulphur cap approach flawed

Intercargo chairman believes the implications of introducing a sulphur cap should have been addressed with fuel suppliers first

International Europe United Kingdom

Latest From Fuels, Bunkers, Environment, Regulation & Ship operations

Elba Island LNG to begin service within weeks

The facility will have 2.5m tonnes per annum of LNG production capacity once complete

North America United States

Traders seen building VLSFO stocks ahead of bunker fuel switch

The VLCC Jubilee Star, floating off Tanjung Pelapas, Malaysia, has been used for this purpose since April

Bunkers Asia Pacific

From the Newsdesk: It's more complicated than we thought

BIMCO secretary-general Angus Frew has blasted the European Union’s policies on ship recycling, digital disruption will hit seafarers hard... what will the future look like?

International Containers

What should Kitack Lim tell the Extinction Rebellion kids?

Even the IMO secretary-general has acknowledged that the shipping industry’s greenhouse gas reduction strategy needs to be more ambitious

International Environment

The Interview: Dagfinn Lunde

A four-decades career in banking and shipping has given Dagfinn Lunde a vast understanding of the industry’s financial needs. Here he talks about the difficulty shipowners currently face in raising finance, which has given rise to his new project, eShipfinance.com
International Greece

The Lloyd's List Podcast: Sanctions, safety reports and talent

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