NavClimate News

The latest news about the activities of the Navigating a Changing Climate Initiative.

Tuesday, 14 February 2017 11:46

Jan De Nul Group

Who we are Innovation, expertise and sustainability. The corner stones of Jan De Nul Group’s success. Jan De Nul Group is a leading expert in dredging and marine construction activities, as well as in specialized services for the offshore industry…
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This is why a shift to low carbon matters! According to a new JRC report, a 4°C global warming will mean that countries representing more than 70% of the global population and global GDP could face increases in flood risk of more than 500%.  Read…
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The end of 2016 and early 2017 saw several organisations sign up as new supporters of the Navigating a Changing Climate initiative, including: - Acclimatise, a specialist consulting, communications and digital application company - ARUP, independent firm of designers, planners,…
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Thursday, 26 January 2017 14:30

Ramboll

Ramboll provides world-leading consultancy in all areas of port, coastal and marine engineering, and operation services. We assist clients throughout the navigational infrastructure lifecycle and have over 100 dedicated port and marine specialists. Our proven track record includes more than…
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BREAKING NEWS:  IMO Secretary-General has written to senior European officials expressing his concern that including shipping in the European Union’s emission trading system (EU-ETS) could undermine efforts to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from shipping on a global basis. Article in…
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Monday, 09 January 2017 00:00

Zero emission passenger vessel announced

New article in the Marine Professional reporting the announcement of a zero emissions passenger vessel. The Fjords has confirmed that is building a sister ship to the diesel-electric plug-in hybrid Vision of the Fjords, launched in 2016. However, unlike its predecessor, the…
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Think Climate coalition partner ESPO considers that IMO is the right level to find a solution to the issue of emissions from shipping, but urges Europe to pile up pressure on the IMO to deliver on CO2 cap.   Read…
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Deltares, an independent institute for applied research in the field of water and subsurface, has signed up as a supporter of the Navigating a Changing Climate initiative.
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Thursday, 22 December 2016 12:30

ICS opposes EU emissions trading

This article in The Marine Professional magazine sets out the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) position on the EU decision to incorporate international shipping into its regional emissions trading system (ETS) via an emissions cap.  ICS is concerned that this will…
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The PIANC-led Think Climate coalition is pleased to announce a major international climate change conference dedicated to the interests of waterborne transport infrastructure owners, operators and user. Climate change is an important and growing focus of attention. The Paris Agreement on…
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