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Green Shipping Corridors Pledged By UK, US, Norway and Netherlands | ATO Shipping

Green Shipping Corridors Pledged By UK, US, Norway and Netherlands

Green Shipping Corridors Pledged By UK, US, Norway and Netherlands   As decarbonisation becomes more and more of a hot topic, the UK,…
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Biofuels Can Lead The Way To Decarbonisation | ATO Shipping

Biofuels Can Lead The Way To Decarbonisation

Changing from a fossil fuel to a methanol based fuel would mean replacing the entire engine, however EMSA (European Maritime Safety Agency) have…
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Progress On Japanese Ammonia-Fueled Ship Design | ATO Shipping

Progress On Japanese Ammonia-Fueled Ship Design

There are various new technologies around to help push the decarbonisation of the shipping industry, one such technology is the Japanese Ammonia-fueled ship…
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Methanol and Wind Hybrid Tankers Ordered | ATO Shipping

Methanol and Wind Hybrid Tankers Ordered

Methanol and Wind Hybrid Tankers Ordered Swedish tanker operator Terntank reported that it has ordered methanol and wind hybrid tankers, as it works…
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Fund-and-Reward Carbon Emissions Program | ATO Shipping

Fund-and-Reward Carbon Emissions Program

Fund-and-Reward Carbon Emissions Program A new Fund-and-Reward carbon emissions program is the brainchild of the International Chamber of Shipping. A fee would be…
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Hydrogen-Powered Tug Boat | ATO Shipping

Hydrogen-Powered Tugboat | A World First

Hydrogen-Powered Tugboat | A World First  On October 27th, Belgium were recipients of the world’s first hydrogen-powered tugboat after completing construction in Spain.…
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Rigid Sail MOL Bulker | ATO Shipping

Rigid Sail MOL Bulker | Maiden Voyage Complete

Rigid Sail MOL Bulker: Maiden Voyage Complete   A rigid sail MOL bulker, named The Shofu Maru, completed its maiden voyage to Australia…
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Lower Volumes of Shipping Predicted | ATO Shipping

Lower Volumes of Shipping Predicted

Lower Volumes of Shipping Predicted   As the Ukraine war continues, lower volumes of shipping have been predicted due to the softening demand…
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Ammonia Bunker Vessels | ATO Shipping

Ammonia Bunker Vessels in Development

Ammonia Bunker Vessels in Development   Currently there are two companies reported to be working on some of maritime industry’s first ammonia bunker…
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Eco-friendly VLCC | ATO Shipping

Eco-friendly VLCC – A World First

Eco-friendly VLCC - A World First   In September China received the first delivery today from an eco-friendly VLCC, a world first. This…
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