Policy and Regulation, Transport

How does the shipping industry plan to decarbonise?

Shipping: The International Maritime Organization countries agreed targets for emissions reduction with proposals for a carbon levy still under assessment. (Photo: Jimmy Jeong/Bloomberg)

The IMO’s agreed emissions reduction targets signal progress in an industry that has engaged very little with the need to decarbonise. However, the targets are not aligned with the Paris Agreement and would not cut emissions to the levels that scientists say are necessary to avoid the worst impacts of ...

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