Rotterdam, Antwerp and Hamburg bunker supplier Trefoil Trading BV on Wednesday (21 July) launched a new service to provide customers the option to offset their CO2 emissions on a voluntary basis.
Based on the well-to-wake (WTW) emission amounts accounted for by The International Council on Clean Transportation (ICTT) on marine fuels (HSFO/VLSFO/MGO),
Trefoil Trading BV will be able to offer CO2 emissions offsetting options as from 10% up to 100% for those willing to fully compensate the carbon footprint in conjunction with Corporate Social Responsibilities.
The CO2 offsetting certificates will be verified via Gold Standard VERs (Verified Emission Reductions).Trefoil Trading BV has selected the Gold Standard Program being one of the leading and most rigorous voluntary emission-reduction programs, it states.
‘The JMs have failed to discharge their duties by blindly helping the Banks mount a false case against the Defendant,’ wrote defence lawyers representing former IPP Director Dr Goh Jian Hian in court statement.
Lead prosecutor Andreas Myllerup Laursen aims for a fine and a prison sentence in the so-called Syria case scheduled to commence in Odense, Denmark on 26 October, writes the Danish publication.
In a modern re-telling of the story of David versus Goliath, local bunker barge owners/charterers successfully resisted claims brought in the Singapore courts by Phillips 66 for misdelivery of bunkers.
Bunker barge owners and operators; traders and suppliers; banks, including players in other countries, will have to re-examine respective operations, advises Helmsman Associate Director Jonathan Tan.
Vopak BL was a non-essential document with no contractual force and had no effect as a contract of carriage or as a document of title, states written Judgement issued by Singapore Court of Appeal.
Dwivedi Vivek Kumar ended his tenure as Global Head – Bitumen & Shipping & Regional Head – APAC at GP Global APAC on 10 November 2020 due to internal structuring of the GP Global Group.