Don’t blame the messenger
To adapt an old joke, how many MEPC sessions does it take to change the shipping industry? Answer: how many have you got?
Why the EU ETS might not be the answer after all
The boffins who may just be in charge of the shipping industry are back with a new observation: the European Union’s Emissions Trading System may not after all make significant e
Net Zero or Not Zero?
As the IMO MEPC meets virtually this week to try and move forward on the commitments outlined at COP 26, it looks clear that despite the Secretary-General’s regular exhortation a
The COPs are gunning for your net zero target
How much or how little was achieved at COP will vary depending on your position at the table but despite the lukewarm commitments, at least two interesting threads can be pulled ou
Broadening the scope
What happens when companies are required by law to report not just the carbon emissions they generate themselves, but those of their suppliers and partners? Something close to pani