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UNESCO Calls for Listing Great Barrier Reef as an "In Danger" Site

Published Nov 28, 2022 8:34 PM by The Maritime Executive

The United Nations' conservation organization, UNESCO, has recommended that Australia's Great Barrier Reef be placed on it...


Eye on Energy: Red Flag

Published Nov 27, 2022 8:17 PM by G. Allen Brooks

The European energy crisis is barreling toward a winter cliff. Will it avoid going over? Will economies collapse?  Will peopl...


BIMCO Joins Efforts to Eliminate Single-Use Plastics on Ships

Published Nov 25, 2022 5:43 PM by The Maritime Executive

Reducing the overall use of single-use plastic and removing items like plastic bottles and drinking straws from ships is one of th...


If the War in Ukraine Goes Nuclear, What Would it Do to the Oceans?

Published Nov 19, 2022 11:06 PM by The Conversation

[By Tyler Rohr, Cheryl Harrison, Kim Scherrer and Ryan Heneghan] The US and Russia have recently agreed to hold...


US EPA Collaborates with Mexico’s PEMEX to Reduce Methane Emissions 

Published Nov 14, 2022 5:44 PM by The Maritime Executive

As environmentalists continue to focus attention on the release of methane and pressure build on nations around the world to stop...


UN to Use High-Tech Satellites to Detect Methane Emissions

Published Nov 11, 2022 1:07 PM by The Maritime Executive

Seeking to accelerate the implementation of the Global Methane Pledge launched at last year’s UN Climate Change Conference,...


Progress on CO2 Projects From MOL, Chevron, and Northern Lights

Published Nov 11, 2022 12:07 PM by The Maritime Executive

Momentum is continuing to build in the efforts to develop the transportation and storage solutions for carbon dioxide (CO2) create...


Fortescue Metals Boss Calls for Moratorium on Deep-Sea Mining

Published Nov 8, 2022 9:55 PM by The Maritime Executive

Australian iron ore magnate Andrew Forrest has joined the call for a moratorium on deep sea mining, adding his charitable group to...


Outlaw Ocean Episode 7: Epilogue - The Spell of the Sea

Published Nov 7, 2022 1:41 PM by The Maritime Executive

Covering two thirds of the planet, the sea is a workplace for more than 50 million people. The oceans produce half the air we brea...


Partnering Towards Zero Emissions Shipping: Playbook Part 4

Published Nov 4, 2022 11:21 AM by Mikael Lind et al.

[By Mikael Lind, Wolfgang Lehmacher, Sanjay Kuttan, Jillian Carson-Jackson, David Cummins, Margi van Gogh, Torbjörn...

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