Infographic: Are Maritime Climate Targets Off Course?
There’s a dire need to clean up transoceanic shipping, but the technology isn’t keeping up with the demand.
Focusing on the technology and supply domain, where engineering will make the biggest difference, the report identifies 10 key actions needed to reach the 5 percent mark and found that progress was sharply divided. “Most industry actions are ascertained as not being on track,” the report stated, “with the international and national public policy/NGOs actions being either fully on track or at least partially.”
It’s critically important to move from pilot projects to production—and to build the infrastructure to support zero-emission shipping. The chart below shows where the industry is moving forward—and where it is off course.