Tag: arctic shipping
WWF calls for Arctic ban on dirtiest shipping fuels at international meeting
Andrew Dumbrille Senior Specialist, Sustainable ShippingApril 29, 2016
The push to eliminate the use of heavy fuel oil by ships in the Arctic took a small step forward last week in London when the shipping industry’s global regulator, the International Maritime Organization.
Solutions exist for Chesterfield Inlet’s marine life concerns
WWF April 7, 2016
The community of Chesterfield Inlet has been voicing concerns about shipping and its impacts on marine life. It's time for us to listen.
Two powerful new allies join WWF for a thriving Arctic
David Miller March 16, 2016
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Barack Obama unveiled groundbreaking agreements on how they want to see the Arctic sustainably managed.
Three reasons to phase out dirty heavy fuel oil from all Arctic shipping
Andrew Dumbrille Senior Specialist, Sustainable ShippingFebruary 1, 2016
It’s one of the world’s most polluting ship fuels, jeopardizing our environment due to spills, soot and climate change
Canada should use the Polar Code to stand on guard for communities
Paul Crowley October 21, 2014
WWF looks for Canadian leadership on the Polar Code: Nunatsiaq News opinion editorial