ABS outlines safety considerations for methanol bunkering

ABS outlines safety considerations for methanol bunkering

Methanol fuel gives vessel operators another option for reducing greenhouse gas emissions With more than 90 percent of global gross domestic product now covered by a net-zero target, the growing consensus to tackle climate change is matched only by a deepening understanding of the immensity of the challenge. For the shipping industry, there’s a real urgency to reverse the 20…
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Maybe it’s time to retire the Limitation of Liability Act of 1851

In addition to the terrible loss of lives the containership Dali’s crash caused on March 26, it also resulted in a catastrophic structural failure of Baltimore’s Francis Scott Key Bridge, which could cost $2 billion or more to replace. The vessel’s Singapore-based owner, Grace Ocean Private Limited, and its operator, Synergy Marine Group, could end up paying only a fraction…
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