Sunday, August 18, 2019

Maritime & Fisheries News

Government Europa brings you the latest Maritime & Fisheries News from across the field of European Government Policy.

World Oceans Day: Vella highlights EU ocean conservation efforts

World Oceans Day: Vella highlights EU ocean conservation efforts

European Commissioner for the Environment and Maritime Affairs, Karmenu Vella, has welcomed the occasion of World Oceans Day by detailing the successes of the...
UK to safeguard 41 additional Marine Conservation Zones

UK to safeguard 41 additional Marine Conservation Zones

The UK has announced new plans to expand its Marine Conservation Zones to protect 41 new sites as part of its wider ocean conservation...
Analysing a new age of autonomous vessels

Analysing a new age of autonomous vessels

The International Maritime Organization answers the questions of Government Europa on how the next generation of autonomous vessels can be regulated to ensure safety...
Health and usage monitoring systems – from aerospace to shipping

Health and usage monitoring systems – from aerospace to shipping

CEO Thomas JJ Meyer describes how Machine Prognostics AS is introducing health and usage monitoring systems to the shipping industry. First developed as a result...
EU to modernise Common Fisheries Policy enforcement mechanisms

EU to modernise Common Fisheries Policy enforcement mechanisms

The EU has proposed a series of improvements to Common Fisheries Policy enforcement mechanisms, to increase the long-term viability of the EU fishing sector. As...
UK government welcomes success of Environment Agency fish restocking scheme

UK government welcomes success of Environment Agency fish restocking scheme

The UK government has hailed the record-breaking success of an Environment Agency fish restocking scheme, which boosts fish populations in the wild. According to the...
Vella hails implementation of reforms to the Common Fisheries Policy

Vella hails implementation of reforms to the Common Fisheries Policy

European Commissioner for Maritime Affairs Karmenu Vella has welcomed efforts to implement reforms to the Common Fisheries Policy of the EU, and the economic...
EU-funded project explores electric drive train ferry service

EU-funded project to launch electric drive train ferry service

A Horizon 2020-funded project named E-Ferry will launch an electric drive train ferry service this summer, connecting a Danish island to the mainland. E-Ferry launched...
IMO agrees strategy for cutting carbon dioxide emissions in shipping

IMO agrees strategy for cutting carbon dioxide emissions in shipping

The International Maritime Organization’s Marine Environment Protection Committee has agreed an initial strategy for cutting carbon dioxide emissions in shipping. Proposals for cutting carbon dioxide...
IMO meets on greenhouse gas emission reduction strategy for shipping

IMO meets on greenhouse gas emission reduction strategy for shipping

The International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) is meeting this week to adopt a new greenhouse gas emission reduction strategy for...

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