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23
Jul

MIDDLE EAST: Kuwait Oil Company takes delivery of oil spill response vessel

Kuwait Oil Company has taken delivery of a new oil spill response vessel designed by Robert Allan Ltd.

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23
Jul

GLOBAL: GTT scores tank design orders for LNG carrier pair

GTT has announced that it recently received orders from Korean shipyards Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for the tank design of two new LNG carriers (LNGC).

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23
Jul

AMERICAS: San Francisco Bay Area regulators stiffen refinery emissions rules

The Air District Board responsible for the San Francisco Bay Area has passed new amendments that will further reduce particulate matter (PM) emissions from the region’s refineries.

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23
Jul

GLOBAL: MSC Cruises ‘on track to meet, or likely exceed’ 2030 emissions intensity target

MSC Cruises, which yesterday (22 July) published its 2020 Sustainability Report, has confirmed that it ‘remains on track to meet, or likely exceed, the target for 40% improvement in emissions intensity by 2030 compared to 2008’.

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23
Jul

GLOBAL: Berge Bulk trialling solar technology

Dry bulk owner Berge Bulk has announced it has recently launched a pilot test on its vessel, Berge K2, to trial the maritime application of solar technology.

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23
Jul

ASIA PACIFIC: MPA introduces new LNG volumetric fee 'to support LNG bunkering'

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has announced that a new volumetric fee will be imposed on LNG cargo operations in order to ‘support LNG bunkering and breakbulk activities at the port’.

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23
Jul

ASIA PACIFIC: Wärtsilä supplying ‘future-proof’, fuel-efficient thrusters for Chinese wind farm vessels

Wärtsilä will supply the steerable and tunnel thrusters for two new wind farm turbine installation vessels being built for the Chinese state-owned power company China Three Gorges Corporation (CTGC).

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23
Jul

INTERVIEW: Insetting, not offsetting, needed to drive decarbonisation shipping, says DHL Global Forwarding

Kathrin Brost, DHL Global Forwarding’s Vice President, Global Head of GoGreen Program, wants to make the case for carbon insetting in shipping. As she explains to Bunkerspot: ‘What this world actually needs is a process which is as easy as offsetting but which helps to reduce CO2 emissions within the transport industry.’

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22
Jul

AFRICA: Eni and Kenyan government ink bio fuels MoU

Eni and Kenya’s Ministry of Petroleum and Mining have signed an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on promoting decarbonisation under which they will look at ways of providing feedstocks for Eni’s bio-refineries.

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22
Jul

EUROPE: Powerful Rolls-Royce hybrid-electric generator could be used for marine applications

Rolls Royce has announced that the generator that will be at the heart of ‘the most powerful hybrid-electric aero power and propulsion system in aerospace’ has arrived for installation at the newly-renovated Testbed 108 in Bristol – adding that the generator ‘could also be used as part of a “more-electric” system for larger aircraft or within future ground or marine applications’.

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22
Jul

GLOBAL: WinGD launches marine industry’s first two-stroke engine with NOx abatement solution

Engine developer WinGD has celebrated the launch of what it claims is the first marine two-stroke engine to carry its own NOx abatement solution.

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22
Jul

EUROPE: Solar-powered clean-up catamaran launched in Hamburg

The Circular Explorer, a ‘first of its kind’ solar-powered catamaran that One Earth One Ocean (oeoo) will use to clean coastal areas from plastic waste, was inaugurated yesterday (21 July) in Hamburg.

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22
Jul

AMERICAS: EarthSense and Marec to deliver air quality monitoring in Central America, Caribbean

EarthSense has announced a partnership with air quality, emission, and combustion monitoring system provider, Marec, as a distributor of its Zephyr air quality monitors.

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Bunker Prices - 23/07/2021

LOCATION

380

MGO

VLSFO

Buenos Aires

722

590

Busan

436

605

543

Durban

725

600

Fujairah

433

663

541

Gibraltar

422

615

524

Hong Kong

438

595

550

Houston

410

612

522

Istanbul

640

540

Las Palmas

420

622

521

Los Angeles

452

641

548

Malta (off)

455

613

532

Mumbai

557

731

605

New York

428

620

531

Panama Canal

417

645

535

Piraeus

419

605

578

Rotterdam

405

580

516

Santos

539

702

539

Shanghai

447

659

553

Singapore

422

590

543

St. Petersburg

378

592

501

Suez

440

661

563

Tokyo

448

780

565

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