13 Apr '18, 3pm

Global shipping sector agrees historic greenhouse gas emissions plan

Global shipping sector agrees historic greenhouse gas emissions plan

The global shipping industry has agreed its first ever greenhouse gas reduction plan at the London HQ of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) today, having reached a compromise that would see the sector halve its 2008 emissions by the middle of the century. Fraught climate talks at the IMO this week have seen national governments attempting to thrash out a deal over how ambitious the sector should be in reducing its climate impact. Related articles Global shipping sector agrees historic greenhouse gas emissions plan Reports: AB Inbev invents low-carbon beer bubbles British wind farms breeze past generation records in first quarter of 2018 Biofuels industry gets boost with introduction of new targets Just Eat revs up electric delivery fleet vision Shipping is the last major global industry without a comprehensive climate plan, after the aviation sector agreed a cab...

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