Maersk sails ahead with ‘carbon-neutral’ container ships order

They will replace older vessels and are expected to generate carbon savings of around one million tonnes annually

Flock Freight commits to net zero emissions by 2040

The company has joined The Climate Pledge, co-founded by Amazon and Global Optimism, whereby signatories pledge to reach net zero 10 years ahead of the Paris climate goal

bp joins the Mærsk Mc-Kinney Moller Centre for Zero Carbon Shipping

It has signed an agreement as a strategic partner, committing to contribute to the development of methodologies for safe and sustainable fuel options for shipping

Carnival sets course for carbon-neutrality by 2050

The cruise line has set new sustainability goals, including a goal to build zero-emission ships by 2050

‘Insetting is better than offsetting to clean up shipping industry’

Carbon insets are investments in projects to reduce emissions within companies’ own supply chains

The Panama Canal commits to becoming carbon-neutral by 2030

The organisation is looking to use more sustainable fuels in its tugboats and says it will begin using solar energy and hydropower

‘Fitting cargo ships with sails could cut emissions by 40%’

A new report suggests that if action is not taken, shipping could account for as much as 20% of global emissions by 2050

Tanker shipping company Stena Bulk targets net zero emissions by 2050

It has underlined the requirement to start transitioning to a more sustainable fleet, with plans to launch the first of three carbon neutral ready, methanol-fuelled vessels

Dog food brand reducing its carbon ‘paw print’ with 100% shipping emissions offset

It has also launched multiple other programmes to encourage environmentally-responsible pet ownership, including recyclable packaging and money-saving offer with eco-friendly gifts

New £20m fund launched to drive green maritime innovation

The fund will be used to help develop prototype ships and port infrastructure that could then be brought to market, helping the UK on its journey towards a net zero future