Tag: bunker fuel

Biofuel use being considered in bunkering sector as IMO 2020 standards near

Biofuel use being considered in bunkering sector as IMO 2020 standards near

September 22, 2018 |

In the United Kingdom, S&P Global Platts reports that some market participants have been promoting the blending of biofuels as a way of reducing emissions in preparation for the International Maritime Organization’s tighter sulfur emission standards, but actual uptake is slow. Installing scrubbers to collect excess sulfur from traditional marine fuel is one way to […]

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DNV: biofuels are key to meeting marine emissions targets

DNV: biofuels are key to meeting marine emissions targets

January 28, 2013 |

“Biofuels stands out as the best option, considering the overall environmental, safety and security impacts.” Volatile costs for fossil fuels and rising concerns over emissions. “A doubling of present CO2 emissions by 2050 if we do nothing.” A share of “for at least 10% of global emissions in 2050, as compared to 3% today, if […]

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