The Sustainable Shipping Initiative to collaborate with Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center

On 14 July 2022, the Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI) and Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping (the Center) formalized their collaboration by signing a knowledge partnership agreement, committing to a long-term strategic partnership to accelerate the maritime industry’s...

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Sustainable Shipping Initiative joins Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center

The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI) and Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping (the Center) formalised their collaboration by signing a Knowledge Partnership Agreement.

Therefore, the two parties are now committed to a long-term strategic partnership to accelerate the maritime industry’s decarbonisation efforts.

SSI is a multi-stakeholder initiative that brings together organisations across the maritime ecosystem to advance environmental, social and socio-economic...

https://container-news.com/sustainable-shipping-initiative-joins-maersk-mc-kinney-moller-center/

Only 35% of major shipping companies have made IMO or net zero 2050 decarbonisation pledge: MMMCZS analysis

According to a new study looking at the commitment of leading shipping companies tο decarbonisation, only 35% have set and communicated a goal of net-zero emissions by 2050.

The assessment, conducted by the Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping (MMMCZCS), is based on the green shipping ambitions of the largest shipping companies, by owned tonnage. Tankers, bulk, container and RORO/car carriers are the types examined because they are responsible for 70% of global maritime...

https://container-news.com/only-35-of-major-shipping-companies-have-made-imo-or-net-zero-2050-decarbonisation-pledge-mmmczs-analysis/

A.P. Moller Foundation donates US$45 million to accelerate zero carbon shipping transition

A.P. Moller Foundation decided to donate US$45,19 million to the Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping (the Center).

The Center is a non-profit organisation and funding includes co-financing from strategic partners, government resources, charitable funding, and commercial activities.

This is the second donation, after the US$56,48 million received by the Center as start-up funding when it launched in June 2020.

“The shipping industry has an obligation to act forcefully but the...

https://container-news.com/a-p-moller-foundation-donates-us45-million-to-accelerate-zero-carbon-shipping-transition/

Rio Tinto joins Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping

The Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping welcomed Rio Tinto as its new strategic partner.

The global mining group Rio Tinto is committed to a long-term strategic partnership and contribution to the development of zero carbon technologies and solutions for the shipping industry, according to a statement.

In October 2021, Rio Tinto announced it would accelerate efforts to achieve net zero emissions caused by its shipping activities by 2050.

At the same time, the mining group...

https://container-news.com/rio-tinto-joins-maersk-mc-kinney-moller-center-for-zero-carbon-shipping/

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