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Big Ships Account for 80 Percent of Shipping’s CO2

At Nor-Shipping 2017, researchers with DNV GL released a study that points to the difficulty of reducing the industry’s CO2 output below current levels. The problem is structural: big cargo vessels emit 80 percent of shipping’s greenhouse gases, but they’re also the industry’s most efficient ships, and squeezing out additional improvements may be a challenge. Just 35 percent of the fleet – mostly large ...

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