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  • U.S. Heavy Trucks Must Burn Less Fuel, Cut CO2 Emissions

    The Obama Administration is proposing standards for heavy and medium-duty trucks and buses that are expected to improve fuel efficiency by one-third and cut carbon emissions to fight climate change, while fortifying U.S. energy security and inspiring innovative technologies. The standards proposed Friday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Transportation’s ...

  • Tourist cruise ships increase atmospheric pollution in the Arctic

    Levels of air pollution significantly increase on the island of Svalbard in the Norwegian Arctic when tourist cruise ships are present, according to a recent study. With shipping levels rising in the region, the researchers recommend that stricter emissions regulations are introduced in order to limit the impact of pollution on the Arctic environment. Ship traffic is a major source of ...

  • New Discharge Monitor Ready for the January 2015 ECA Compliance

    The TD-5100 helps protect the environment from unwanted high levels of contamination in exhaust gas scrubber wash water discharge. Marine Exhaust Gas Scrubbing systems for Heavy Fuel Oil burning ships are becoming main stream with various configurations including open loop, closed loop and hybrid systems. Oxides of Sulfur and Nitrogen along with particulates and unburned hydrocarbons are removed ...

  • World’s first LNG fuelled product tanker now in service

    The “Bit Viking” is the world’s first vessel in service whose main machinery has been converted to burn LNG as fuel. She is also the largest commercial vessel which is not an LNG tanker, to use LNG as fuel. After the conversion which was undertaken under the supervision of classification society Germanischer Lloyd (GL), the 25,000 dwt product tanker successfully ...


  • World’s first LNG fuelled product tanker now in service

    The “Bit Viking” is the world’s first vessel in service whose main machinery has been converted to burn LNG as fuel. She is also the largest commercial vessel which is not an LNG tanker, to use LNG as fuel. After the conversion which was undertaken under the supervision of classification society Germanischer Lloyd (GL), the 25,000 dwt product tanker successfully completed sea ...


  • World’s first LNG fuelled product tanker now in service

    The “Bit Viking” is the world’s first vessel in service whose main machinery has been converted to burn LNG as fuel. She is also the largest commercial vessel which is not an LNG tanker, to use LNG as fuel. After the conversion which was undertaken under the supervision of classification society Germanischer Lloyd (GL), the 25,000 dwt product tanker successfully completed sea ...


  • Global and China Marine Power System Industry Report, 2011

    Diesel engine was invented by a German in 1875. Over 100 years later, the threshold of the marine diesel engine industry is still very high. MAN, where the inventor of diesel engine worked, designs 80% of the low-speed diesel engines in the world. MAN also produces a small amount of low-speed diesel engines, licenses a large number of other companies to produce the low-speed diesel engines ...


  • Introducing the TD-5100 ECA – Scrubber Wash Water Overboard Discharge Monitor from Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments

    Marine Exhaust Gas Scrubbing systems for Heavy Fuel Oil burning ships are becoming main stream with various configurations including open loop, closed loop and hybrid systems. Oxides of Sulfur and Nitrogen along with particulates and unburned hydrocarbons are removed into the very high volumes of wash water sprayed into the exhaust scrubber system. The wash water can be a combination of seawater ...

  • GE Technology to Turn Handan Iron & Steel’s Blast Furnace Emissions into Cleaner Energy

    GE (NYSE: GE) technology selected for a new 170-megawatt power plant at Handan Iron & Steel Group Ltd’s mill in Handan City, China, will use emissions from iron and steel production to generate cleaner electricity. Instead of burning waste gas in a boiler, the off-gas from Handan’s blast furnace and coke oven will power a GE 9E Gas Turbine to ...


    By General Electric

  • Daimer Introduces Pressure Washer Steamer Meeting New EPA Pollution Standards

    U.S.A – October 11, 2012 – Daimer Industries, Inc.®, offering the largest selection of American made commercial and industrial pressure washer systems with over 400 models, has launched a new steam cleaner in the Super Max™ 10880. This powerful, fully portable steam commercial pressure washer contains a special engine ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • West Coast Coal Ports Decision Could Rest on China’s 10% Rise in Emissions

    SOURCE: CSRHub DESCRIPTION:By Carol Pierson Holding Forces on both sides of the proposed bulk coal ports around Puget Sound are replaying a battle from the 1970s. The deciding factor then was a powerful Senator. This time, as improbable as it seems, it might be CO2 emissions from China. Forty ...


    By 3BL Media

  • GE Launches Advanced Energy Technology for Fast, Flexible Use of Abundant Natural Gas with No Need for Water

    GE (NYSE: GE) today announced its latest energy innovation to enable growth and development everywhere with fast, flexible, natural gas-driven power generation. The new ...


    By General Electric

  • World Biomass Report

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:   World Biomass Report ...


    By ReportLinker

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