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Tag: climate change

Private sector’s role in climate change to be presented

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The International Chamber of Commerce announced that it joined forces with the World Maritime University and the Government of Sweden to host discussions on the role of the private sector at the problem of climate change. The event will take place at UN Headquarters in New York, on 9 June, as an official side event of the UN Ocean Conference.

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EU-China leadership encouraged in shaping IMO CO2 strategy

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Following the decision of the United States to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, the European Community Shipowners' Associations and the International Chamber of Shipping encourage the intention of the European Union and the People's Republic of China to intensify cooperation in achieving a global climate deal for shipping.

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Leaders call for action on ocean protection at Ocean Conference

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At the opening of the Ocean Conference, on 5 June, world leaders and representatives from civil society, business, academia and science addressed the problem of the rising deterioration of the ocean, calling for action to reverse it. The opening has been marked by a surge in the number of voluntary commitments to take action to improve the health of the ocean.

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Shell rejects emissions target proposal

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Royal Dutch Shell shareholders said on Tuesday that reject the proposal set by an environmental group, calling for the oil company to establish annual targets to reduce carbon emissions. 94 percent of the company's shareholders voted against, while roughly 5 percent of voters abstained.

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IEA tracks shipping industry’s progress on clean energy

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Each year, the IEA’s Tracking Clean Energy Progress report examines developments across a range of clean energy sectors and technologies. For the shipping industry, IEA estimates that ‘’implementing IMO’s final GHG strategy only by 2023 will have very little impact on the possibility of meeting 2025 2°C targets (2DS)’’.

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Asia centre launches on low-carbon shipping mission

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IMO announced that a new regional centre, which will provide leadership in promoting ship energy-efficiency technologies and operations, and the reduction of harmful emissions from ships, has been launched at Shanghai Maritime University, China. The centre will cater to the needs of the Asia region under the GMN project.

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