Fuels & emissions

Bunker procurement strategy : comply with ECAs and remain competitive : Alok Sharma, head of marine at system development company Inatech, which specialises in fuel procurement strategy systems, explains how proper planning can reduce the financial pain of compliance with sulphur emissions regulations -- Microbial growth set to increase with lower sulphur fuels -- ExxonMobil responds to ECA fuel challenge -- New technologies to deal with cat fines in HFO -- LNG strong contender for SOx emissions in the Russian market -- Energy efficiency : regulatory impact and the role of technology : shipping and offshore industries have gone through many changes in the last 10 years and it is likely that both will go through even more dramatic changes in the next decade and beyond, says Kirsi Tikka, resident and COO , ABS Europe Division -- Choice of sulphur emissions abatement technology depends on payback time : in deciding the best option for dealing with the upcoming ECA sulphur emissions limits, and, in the longer term, the global sulphur cap, the likely payback period is a critical factor : Garrett Billemeyer and Melanie Davidson, Belco Technologies Corporation, look at the economics of the scrubber option -- New fuels pose challenges for lubes and additives : low-sulphur fuels come with stability and lubricity challenges, some of which are the result of more effective refining processes which are supposed to benefit the low-sulphur duel market, writes Wendy Laursen.


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  • Accession Number: 01536950
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University Transportation Library
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Sep 2 2014 10:08AM