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Carnival has new emissions goals and 'aspiration' to be carbon neutral by 2050

The Columbus Dispatch 24 Jun 2021
Carnival also released firm targets for 2030, including reducing air emissions 50% from 2015 levels; expanding the use of alternative fuels like liquefied natural gas (a fossil fuel), fuel cells and biofuels; and slashing the relative emissions of each ship ... The hookups will be the first for cruise ships in the Southeast.
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Report: EU Low-Carbon Bunker Mandate Could Lock In High-Carbon Fuel

The Maritime Executive 24 Jun 2021
As a remedy, T&E called on the EC to exclude crop-based biofuels and fossil natural gas from the list of compliance options for the mandate ... Counting fossil gas and biofuels as green will lock shipping into decades of further pollution while we should be promoting renewable hydrogen and ammonia," said Faig Abbasov, T&E's shipping program director.
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Annual N. Carolina farm bill nears final lawmaker approval

San Francisco Chronicle 24 Jun 2021
... of a streamlined method for hog farms to receive environment permits to convert liquid waste into consumer natural gas ... Some Democrats complained the permit process would be too swift and could omit concerns over air quality related to the methane gas collected and shipped.
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With mixed reaction, annual N.C. farm bill nears final approval

News & Record 24 Jun 2021
... the creation of a streamlined method for hog farms to receive permits to convert liquid waste into natural gas ... Some Democrats complained the permit process would be too swift and could omit concerns over air quality related to when the methane gas is collected and shipped.
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Sembcorp Marine and Keppel in merger talks amid 'dramatic changes' in global market

Upstream Online 24 Jun 2021
A potential link-up between the two oil and gas industry and shipping industry contractor giants has long been mooted as global activity levels were hammered by the coronavirus pandemic, which say operators rein in spending and ...
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Power ships fail all three environmental tests

Business Day 24 Jun 2021
The plan by the department of mineral resources & energy to procure emergency electricity from four gas-powered power ...
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GDP to grow faster than last year: S&P

Taipei Times 24 Jun 2021
NEARING 6 PERCENT ... As a result, firms in the retail, telecom and technology sectors would lead the recovery, while companies in the aviation, oil, gas and automotive sectors would lag behind, it said. Soaring shipping freight rates would more than offset elevated operating costs and bolster credit profiles for the container shipping sector, S&P said.
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Pricing carbon can help solve the infrastructure funding dilemma

The Hill 24 Jun 2021
The European Union (EU) is planning to tax imports based on the amount of their greenhouse gas emissions, which would add a fee to the price of products shipped to Europe by U.S ... It would do far more to reduce greenhouse gas emissions than a much-discussed clean energy standard, ...
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Iran: Bushehr plant’s shutdown renews safety concerns

Gulf News 24 Jun 2021
There was no clarity from Iranian officials on the nature of the technical defect ... Studies and analyses suggest that any leak from the plan will affect the GCC’s water supplies especially desalinization plants operations, the environment and the shipping of oil and natural gas and other maritime goods and services ... .
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Climate change: Large-scale CO2 removal facility set for Scotland

BBC News 24 Jun 2021
The extracted gas could be stored permanently deep under the seabed off the Scottish coast ... What's the plan? ... However, supporters of DAC say that's not the case - they argue that for sectors that are hard to cut, including shipping, aviation and the oil and gas industry, then DAC is a good option for limiting their impact on the climate ... .
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Harvard astronomer thinks ‘Oumuamua could be alien ‘listening device’ ahead of US government UFO report

Metro UK 24 Jun 2021
Getty) ... Avi Loeb, the Frank B ... Scientists have posited a number of theories about the origin of ‘Oumuamua, from gas icebergs to shards of other planets. But Loeb maintains that the option of the strange object being an alien ship has to remain possible until better data is obtained – which is unlikely, given the object has now left our Solar System ... .
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S&P Global Platts Further Expands its Recycled Plastics Assessments Beyond R-PET

The Oneida Daily Dispatch 24 Jun 2021
"Historically, the recycled polyethylene terephthalate (R-PET) market is the most advanced of the recycled markets and one which has been heavily targeted by legislation ... United States ... Europe ... Asia ... Media Contacts.. Americas ... S&P Global Platts coverage includes oil and gas, power, petrochemicals, metals, agriculture and shipping ... ....
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He was preparing for 'a coming civil war,' feds say. Then the FBI found gun ...

Union Leader 24 Jun 2021
Sometimes Paul Miller dressed as Batman's nemesis, the Joker - face paint and all. Other times he wore army-green tactical gear with a red armband adorned with a swastika ... "Do you think we should gas the Jews?" he asked a group of young teenage boys. "Ship them all back to Africa . ... He faces a maximum of 30 years in federal prison ... "I'm sorry Mr. Cohen.
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Maran Gas Adopts KONGSBERG’s K-IMS Platform

The Maritime Executive 23 Jun 2021
Kongsberg Maritime (KM) is pleased to announce that Maran Gas Maritime, one of the largest international ship-owning concerns, has signed a contract to roll out KM’s K-IMS Information Management System across its entire fleet ... Most ships in the Maran Gas fleet already have K-IMS-ready hardware in place.
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Specter of Arctic standoff looms as melting sea ice upsets geostrategic balance 

Arab News 23 Jun 2021
The multilateral body of eight member states bordering the Arctic region and 13 observer nations was founded 25 years ago to address such issues as the rights of indigenous groups, climate change, oil and gas development, and shipping ... The Northern Sea Route used to be open to ships for only 80 days of the year, frozen over for the remaining 285.

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