Can megaships save the global cruise industry?

Megaships industry

Changing expectations and demographics of cruise passengers have fuelled demand for vast liners offering countless on-board experiences, and competition is starting to heat up

The global banks making shipping emissions a priority

banks role cutting emissions

Financial institutions now have a framework for assessing the environmental footprint of their ship finance portfolios, but there are a number of stumbling blocks to overcome before it can make a meaningful impact

Pushing to eliminate high-sulphur fuels in shipping

Action to clean up harmful sulphur oxide emissions has sent a shockwave through the shipping industry

Why carbon trading has slumped

It was heralded as a major weapon in an armoury to be deployed against global warming and climate change by lowering greenhouse gas emissions, but carbon trading has stalled, writes Celestine Cheong

Don’t rubbish the power of waste

Instead of resorting to landfill, more waste should be used to power UK energy plants, says Biffa