Research

Recycling of ships
By Marzipan Mountains
The development of the Hong Kong Convention The Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and ...
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The future of green shipping
By Marzipan Mountains
IMO GMN project is promoting technologies and operations to improve energy efficiency in maritime sector and help navigate shipping into a low carbon future. It is steering a course for ...
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ABOUT SPACE DEBRIS
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https://dlmultimedia.esa.int/download/public/videos/2017/11/027/1711_027_AR_EN.mp4   SPACE DEBRIS BY THE NUMBERS The latest figures related to space debris, provided by ESA's Space Debris Office at ESOC, Darmstadt, Germany. Information correct as of January 2019 Number of rocket launches since ...
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Disruption, digital ecosystems and Porsche in the centre of it all
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Disruption, digital ecosystems and Porsche in the centre of it all – Lutz Meschke, Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board of Porsche AG and Member of the Executive Board responsible ...
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What is Green Logistics?
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A step towards green Logistics Logistics is the integrated management of all the activities required to move products through the supply chain. For a typical product this supply chain extends from ...
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What is the carbon footprint of manufacturing batteries for electric vehicles?
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Please help us by answering the questions below? We'd love to hear from you. What is the carbon footprint of manufacturing batteries for electric vehicles? Are there other environmental implications? ...
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IMO Data Collection System
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Data collection system for fuel oil consumption of ships entered into force on 1 March 2018. Under the amendments, ships of 5,000 gross tonnage and above are required to collect consumption ...
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Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI)
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The EEDI for new ships is the most important technical measure and aims at promoting the use of more energy efficient (less polluting) equipment and engines. The EEDI requires a minimum ...
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Reduction of GHG Emissions from Ships
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In 2012, international shipping was estimated to have contributed about 2.2% to the global emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2). Although international shipping is the most energy efficient mode of mass ...
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Impact of emissions Did you know?
By Marzipan Mountains
Next to CO2, the transport sectors also emit nitrogen oxides (NOx=NO+NO2), carbon monoxide (CO), and hydrocarbons (HCs) that lead to further perturbations of the atmospheric concentrations of the greenhouse gases ...
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