testata inforMARE
03 October 2022 - Year XXVI
Independent journal on economy and transport policy
22:28 GMT+2
This page has been automatically translated by
Original news
T&E calls on the EU to broaden the scope of the rules to decarbonise shipping to include ships under 5,000 GRT and those serving the offshore industry
For the combination, the reference threshold for CO2 emissions should be an annual quantity of one thousand tonnes
January 14, 2022
Now the environmental organization believes that the EU is also wrong to focus its strategy to decarbonise transport maritime only on large ships. To be included in the field of application of the EU ETS system, in fact, are only ships over five thousand tons of gross tonnage. For Transport & Environment, this means the non-insertion in the system ETS of ships of less tonnage than overall in 2020 produced CO2 emissions of 25.8 million tonnes, volume - noted the association - similar to that of the carbon dioxide emissions of Denmark, out of a total of almost 130 million tons of CO2 produced every year from the maritime industry of the European Union. According to T&E, 'the arbitrary exemption of ships such as those serving the oil and gas extraction plants, as well as of yachts, will undermine EU maritime legislation and will cause millions of tons of emissions escape the norms."

Transport & Environment, in particular, highlighted that the proposal of the European Commission of last July 14 for the carbon pricing for shipping, as well as exempting from scope of the system for both fishing vessels and fishing vessels military, excludes precisely the ships at the service of industry offshore despite - underlined T&E - emit on average more than oil tankers and bulk carriers. "This - denounced the association - it means that little more than the half of European ships are exempted from the proposal despite accounting for almost 20% of transport emissions EU maritime, twice as much as initially the The Commission had argued that the exemption would cover.'

"It's positive," said Jacob Armstrong, responsabile per la sostenibilità dello shipping at T&E - that the EU is finally trying to cope with the terrible climate impact of maritime transport. However, his proposal based on unjustified loopholes leaves out too many ships highly polluting. The EU - urged Armstrong - must review its own maritime transport laws to ensure that millions of tonnes of CO2 are included in the regulations'. Transport & Environment's call is for the EU to establish as a reference threshold for CO2 emissions, a quantity annual of one thousand tons, threshold that - observed the association - would guarantee the coverage of 12% more emissions compared to the current proposal formulated by the European Commission.

›››News file
FROM THE HOME PAGE
È on-line la rinnovata edizione di inforMARE, da sempre quotidiano indipendente di economia e politica dei trasporti
Genova
Sviluppata sulla base di una piattaforma proprietaria, offre nuove molteplici informazioni e opportunità ai lettori, agli studiosi e agli inserzionisti
Le associazioni marittimo-portuali europee chiedono di destinare al settore i proventi generati dall'inclusione dello shipping nell'UE ETS
Bruxelles
Lettera congiunta di ECSA, Advanced Biofuels Coalition, CLECAT, CLIA, ENMC, eFuel Alliance, ESC, ESPO, EWABA, FEPORT e SEA Europe
Assarmatori chiede al prossimo governo di tutelare i collegamenti insulari e le Autostrade del Mare in sede UE e IMO
Roma
Estendere a questi servizi l'esenzione dall'ETS e cambiare la metrica di definizione del Carbon Intensity Indicator
SAILING LIST
Visual Sailing List
Departure ports
Arrival ports by:
- alphabetical order
- country
- geographical areas
Una delegazione della svizzera Groupement Fer ha visitato il porto di Genova
Genova
Dal 2018 il servizio ferroviario Southern Express di PSA Italy tra Genova e Basilea ha trasportato oltre 23.000 container
DATABASE
ShipownersShipbuilding and Shiprepairing Yards
ForwardersShip Suppliers
Shipping AgentsTruckers
PORTS
Italian Ports:
Ancona Genoa Ravenna
Augusta Gioia Tauro Salerno
Bari La Spezia Savona
Brindisi Leghorn Taranto
Cagliari Naples Trapani
Carrara Palermo Trieste
Civitavecchia Piombino Venice
Italian Interports: list World Ports: map
MEETINGS
Convegno “Riparazioni navali in crescita: investimenti per il futuro di Genova”
Si terrà il 23 settembre nel capoluogo ligure
Dal 26 settembre al primo ottobre la quinta edizione della Naples Shipping Week
Il programma un calendario di 40 eventi
››› Meetings File
PRESS REVIEW
MTCIT invites bids to develop Dhalkut Port in Dhofar
(Muscat Daily)
Muscat - The Ministry of Transport, Communications ...
Adani, Vedanta co send in bids for Karaikal port
(The Economic Times)
By Mohit Bhalla, ET Bureau - Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone and ...
››› Press Review File
FORUM of Shipping
and Logistics
Relazione del presidente Daniele Rossi
Napoli, 30 settembre 2020
››› File
- Via Raffaele Paolucci 17r/19r - 16129 Genoa - ITALY
phone: +39.010.2462122, fax: +39.010.2516768, e-mail
VAT number: 03532950106
Press Reg.: nr 33/96 Genoa Court
Editor in chief: Bruno Bellio
No part may be reproduced without the express permission of the publisher
Search on inforMARE Presentation
Feed RSS Advertising spaces

inforMARE in Pdf
Mobile