ShippingWatch

Container shipping has reduced CO2 emissions

The global container fleet has reduced its CO2 emissions by 7.7 percent, according to a study performed by NGO BSR (Business for Social Responsibility).

Photo: Hanjin

Legislative initiatives as well as initiatives from the carriers themselves have been effective. At least according to a study performed by BSR, which shows that the container fleet's CO2 emissions have gone down 7.7 percent from 2012 to 2013.

Find the complete study here

Already a subscriber? Log in.

Read the whole article

Get access for 14 days for free.
No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from ShippingWatch

Shipping in a safe position despite shaky world economy

Container carriers are facing a couple of difficult years, but otherwise the shipping industry looks set to do well despite dark clouds over the world economy, according to shipping analyst. ”Right now, most companies are making a lot of money.”

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news

See all jobs