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Shipping is responsible for between 2.5 and 3% of global GHG emissions | Credit: iStock
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Shipping is responsible for between 2.5 and 3% of global GHG emissions | Credit: iStock

New energy efficiency regulation for global shipping fleet will fail to reduce polluting sector’s rising emissions, NGOs warn

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has given the green light to new ship carbon efficiency standards, sparking accusations the rules are "hopelessly week" and will have a negligible impact on...

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