The EU appears to have delivered an ultimatum to the international shipping community that Europe will take unilateral action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from ships if there is no global action by the end of the year.
Two studies suggest CO2 emissions from shipping are double those of aviation and increasing rapidly.
[mailchimp_signup][/mailchimp_signup]Proceedings of the T&E conference held in Stockholm, Sweden, 21 - 22 April 2005.
An international conference on sustainable port planning and shipping in the Baltic Sea Area.
[mailchimp_signup][/mailchimp_signup]Proceedings from the 'Towards Clean Ships' seminar hosted by T&E and the North Sea Foundation in Brussels on 3 June 2004.