ShippingWatch

Climate commissioner wants CO2 quotas on shipping

Shipping should be added to the EU's CO2 quota system, says future VP and climate commissioner of the European Commission Frans Timmermans.

Photo: FRANCOIS LENOIR/REUTERS / X01164

BRUSSELS

Shipping is currently exempt from the EU's CO2 quota system, but this will not continue to be the case if Frans Timmermans gets his way. Timmermans is most likely the next lead vice president and climate commissioner in the upcoming European Commission.

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

CEO appoints new J. Lauritzen investment team

Kristian Mørch, the former CEO of Odfjell and current CEO of investment firm J. Lauritzen, has already constructed his new team, which involves both shipping and investment industry professionals.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news

See all jobs