Symposium June 7-9: Carbon Reduction Efforts by Academia

Long before the COVID-19 pandemic and the most recent governmental and industry targets made around the world to curb greenhouse gas emissions and phase out fossil fuels, universities and research institutes have been steadily leading by example to advance a strong environmental future.  The Office for Science and Technology of the Embassy of France inContinue reading “Symposium June 7-9: Carbon Reduction Efforts by Academia”

Report Highlights Role of Ocean in Carbon Solutions

The Marine Conservation Society has launched a new report in partnership with Rewilding Britain that highlights the need to look to blue carbon solutions in tandem with those on land to help the U.K. reach net zero by 2050. The significant role of the world’s forests in helping to reduce carbon emissions has been recognized, resultingContinue reading “Report Highlights Role of Ocean in Carbon Solutions”

Wärtsilä Explores Carbon Capture and Storage

Wärtsilä Exhaust Treatment highlights the potential for exhaust gas abatement systems to directly tackle maritime carbon dioxide emissions in the near future, as technology advances and enables manufacturers to design and upgrade scrubbers to capture carbon at the point of exhaust. Wärtsilä has conducted extensive research and development to explore how carbon capture and storage (CCS)Continue reading “Wärtsilä Explores Carbon Capture and Storage”

Windship’s Triple-Wing Rigs

Windship Technology, a British company with a whole-ship solution to tackle the CO2 emissions of the shipping industry, has unveiled its designs and announced an investment partnership with one of the world’s leading classification agencies. Technical Director Simon Rogers and his design team developed and tested the company’s patented triple-wing rig. The technical team furtherContinue reading “Windship’s Triple-Wing Rigs”

€10 million for Shipping Decarbonization CHEK Project

The technology group Wärtsilä, as part of a consortium led by the University of Vaasa in Finland, will play a major role in an important project aimed at reducing the environmental impact of shipping. Project CHEK–deCarbonising sHipping by Enabling Key technology symbiosis on real vessel concept designs–has been granted €10 million by the EU asContinue reading “€10 million for Shipping Decarbonization CHEK Project”