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Can open loop scrubbers prevent pollution?

Several international environmental organizations have submitted a paper to IMO, calling into question the use of scrubbers as alternative compliance mechanisms for the new 2020 fuel sulphur regulations.

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Rotterdam uses IoT to save 1 hour of berthing time

For the Port of Rotterdam, it is about using technology to help customers.  Lee Kok Leong reports on how the port is leveraging on the IoT to save one hour in berthing time which can amount to US$80,000 US dollars in savings for shipping companies.

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COVID-19: The new Chernobyl

Some Chinese citizens are comparing their government’s initial delayed response to the outbreak with the Chernobyl disaster.

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