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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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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