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Cyprus, Israel and Greece sign pollution contingency plan
Plastic in the sea, Federagenti alliance

Plastic in the sea, Federagenti alliance

Porto Cervo - Federagenti, the Federation of Maritime Agents, has launched a truly multifaceted alliance to prevent and combat the emergency. Crews and officers on ship duty will participate in real time monitoring and reporting of concentrations of plastic waste

PSA Marine orders LNG-fuelled harbour tug

PSA Marine orders LNG-fuelled harbour tug

Singapour - The technology group Wärtsilä will design and equip one of PSA Marine (Pte) Ltd (“PSA Marine”)’s newest harbour tugs. Operating on clean-burning LNG fuel and incorporating fuel efficiency features, the harbour tug will be aligned with the maritime industry’s increasing emphasis on environmental impact

Gaslog hikes its dividend after a rise in profit

Gaslog hikes its dividend after a rise in profit

Monaco - Gaslog, an international owner, operator and manager of liquefied natural gas, LNG, reported a “record quarter of revenues and EBITDA”. On the back of these results, the company has announced a 7.1% increase in the company’s quarterly dividend to 15 cents per share.

EU budget proposal could support shipowners’ transition to decarbonisation
Two U.S. coal miners see growth amid sector’s gloom
Grimaldi commissions six new ships to China

Grimaldi commissions six new ships to China

Genoa - The Grimaldi Group has announced that it has commissioned the Chinese Jinling shipyard to build six new hybrid powered RO-RO units. The new ships, on which the Neapolitan company is spending more than $400 million, will have a length of 238m, a width of 34m and gross tonnage of 64,000 tonne

The “Ferrari of electric motors” in the Port of Genoa / REPORT

The “Ferrari of electric motors” in the Port of Genoa / REPORT

Genoa - It’s difficult to believe that electric cars will ever replace traditional automobiles when it takes infinitely longer to recharge a battery than to fill a tank with petrol. Even the “fast” recharging stations take between forty minutes and an hour to give an electric car a range of just over 200 kilometres

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