Sustainability Q&A with DHL Supply Chain: Part 2

DHL Supply Chain experts share adaptations due to COVID-19 and sustainability tips.

The COVID-19 pandemic has left no company or industry untouched. While it has increased e-commerce demand, it has also created difficulties for operations, outreach and sustainability efforts.

FreightWaves discusses sustainability tips for businesses and how the pandemic impacted DHL Supply Chain’s sustainability efforts in a Q&A with these experts: Mark Kunar, executive vice president of strategy, transportation and automotive, engineering and manufacturing, and chemical and energy at DHL...

https://www.freightwaves.com/news/sustainability-qa-with-dhl-supply-chain-part-2

Green hydrogen: The future of fuel?

Green hydrogen is gaining ground despite facing obstacles.

The transportation sector is researching and adopting the use of alternative fuels such as hydrogen fuel cells and electric batteries. The majority of hydrogen produced today comes from natural gas and coal.

Green hydrogen is hydrogen that is produced using electrolyzers powered by renewable electricity, according to a 2020 study entitled “The Role of Green and Blue Hydrogen in the Energy Transition — A Technological and Geopolitical Perspective” and written by Michel Noussan, Pier Paolo...

https://s29755.pcdn.co/news/green-hydrogen-the-future-of-fuel

Innovative new service from WNI (Weathernews) aims to set the standard for emissions reporting and compliance

Innovative new service from WNI (Weathernews) aims to set the standard for emissions reporting and compliance

Make sustainable shipping easy with Carbon Intensity Monitoring from berth to berth

“Our vision is to help create a sustainable future for shipping founded on safety and environmental consciousness. Our new Carbon Intensity Monitoring (CIM) service is an integral part of that journey and promises to make a huge difference in reliable CO2 reporting and regulatory compliance,” says...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/01/12/innovative-new-service-from-wni-weathernews-aims-to-set-the-standard-for-emissions-reporting-and-compliance/

Leading shipbroker Simpson Spence Young shares views on 2021 market outlook

Leading shipbroker Simpson Spence Young shares views on 2021 market outlook

Mark Richardson, Chairman, Simpson Spence Young

After a highly volatile 2020, leading shipbroker Simpson Spence Young (SSY) looks at the next 12 months and highlights areas of particular interest in their 2021 Outlook Report.  The report looks at various drivers of the shipping markets, including how the developing emissions regulations may affect commercial fleets and shipping investments. 

Contributions come from a range...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/01/11/leading-shipbroker-simpson-spence-young-shares-views-on-2021-market-outlook/

Exxon Discloses the Emission Details from its Product Sales

  • Exxon Mobil Corp is under increasing pressure from investors and climate change activists.
  • As a result it has reported for the first time the emissions that result when customers use its products such as gasoline and jet fuel.
  • The so-called Scope 3 data is included in its latest Energy & Carbon Summary released Tuesday, though Exxon downplayed its significance.
  • Most major oil companies already report Scope 3 emissions and some have reduction targets.

As per the recent news article published in...

https://mfame.guru/exxon-discloses-the-emission-details-from-its-product-sales/

170k tonnes of C02e savings by Dec 2021- Predictions from a diesel replacement minnow

170k tonnes of C02e savings by Dec 2021- Predictions from a diesel replacement minnow

William Tebbit

What do you predict will be a headline story or theme for green/alternative fuels in 2021?

“In 2021, we will see a number of energy transition strategy announcements from major companies. Hopefully we will see not only infrastructure and construction projects committing to the use of alternative and transition fuels to usher in that change, but other sectors, such as supermarkets announcing their...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/01/06/170k-tonnes-of-c02e-savings-by-dec2021-predictions-from-a-diesel-replacement-minnow/

ZESTA’s COP26—Shipping’s Voyage to Zero to be key feature in Glasgow

ZESTA’s COP26—Shipping’s Voyage to Zero to be key feature in Glasgow

Madadh MacLaine, Secretary General ZESTAs

First shipping event announced for November’s global meeting

January 4, 2021, Glasgow Scotland- Zero Emissions Ship Technology Association (ZESTAs) are the first to announce an international commercial shipping event coinciding with COP 26 to be held in Glasgow on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd of November.  COP26—Shipping’s Voyage to Zero will feature zero emission ship technologies and zero...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/01/05/zestas-cop26-shippings-voyage-to-zero-to-be-key-feature-in-glasgow/

Scrubber overboard pipe repairs in Europe

Scrubber overboard pipe repairs in Europe

Hydrex diver/technician welding one of the new scrubber pipes.

Recently Hydrex diver/technicians carried out scrubber overboard pipe repairs in Belgium, France, the Netherlands and Spain. The corroded areas of two scrubber pipes were ground out and rewelded on a 200-meter roro vessel. On a 400-meter container ship six pipes were replaced. In all cases the pipes were protected with Ecospeed, a highly chemically resistant coating produced by Subsea...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/01/04/scrubber-overboard-pipe-repairs-in-europe/

Wabash National adopts sustainability reporting trend

Wabash National released a sustainability report.

Semi-trailer manufacturer Wabash National (NYSE: WNC) hopped on the bandwagon and shared its first sustainability report Tuesday. A growing number of companies throughout supply chains are disclosing efforts and goals to operate more sustainably.

Wabash National’s sustainability report is based on 2019 operations and statistics. It focuses on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, with safety of employees, customers and communities as the No. 1 priority. The company celebrated a zero...

https://www.freightwaves.com/news/wabash-national-adopts-sustainability-reporting-trend

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