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

Michelin chooses ‘carbon-free’ ships to transport tyres

The tyre manufacturer has partnered with NEOLINE, a start-up specialising in ‘carbon-free’ cargo ships

‘Only 18% of transport firms have plans to keep global warming to 2°C or below by 2050’

A new Transition Pathway Initiative study highlights the aviation sector is performing ‘particularly badly’ in terms of setting goals

Climate Bonds Initiative sets out green bond criteria for shipping sector

It provides a clear definition for evaluation on whether a shipping project contributes to climate change mitigation as well as guidance on how companies can transition towards zero carbon

Food giant Cargill to use yacht racing technology to cut CO2 emissions from shipping

The US agribusiness group’s partnership with the British company BAR Technologies will see 45-metre high wing sails fitted to the deck of bulk cargo ships

Oil and gas giants team up with Stena Bulk on shipping carbon capture

They will evaluate the technical and economic challenges involved when capturing carbon dioxide onboard ships while at sea

Majority of consumers ‘happy to wait longer for deliveries if they are sustainable’

A new survey shows 61% of purchasers are willing to wait longer for the delivery of their purchases if they know it’s better for the environment

DHL Global Forwarding pledges to use maritime biofuels to decarbonise ocean freight

The German logistics firm has committed to neutralising the emissions of all less-than-container load ocean freight shipments from 1st January

Wind-powered cargo ship transport 7,000 vehicles across the oceans

Starting its journeys at the end of 2024, the wind-powered ship will be able to cross the Atlantic in 12 days

EU Parliament votes in favour of 40% emissions reduction from shipping industry

Members of the European Parliament want the sector to contribute to climate neutrality