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Clean Cargo Supports Getting to Zero Coalition and Zero-Emissions Vessels


Clean Cargo is proud to be a knowledge partner and supporter of the Getting to Zero Coalition, launched this week at the UN Climate Action Summit in New York.

The ambition of the Getting to Zero Coalition is closely aligned with the UN International Maritime Organization’s Initial GHG Strategy. The strategy prescribes that international shipping must reduce its total annual greenhouse gas emissions by at least 50% of 2008 levels by 2050, whilst pursuing efforts towards phasing them out as soon as possible in this century. This will ultimately align greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping with the Paris Agreement. The Coalition is committed to making this ambitious target a reality by getting commercially viable deep sea zero emission vessels powered by zero emission fuels into operation by 2030.

The Getting to Zero Coalition is a partnership between the Global Maritime Forum, the Friends of Ocean Action, and the World Economic Forum. The Coalition is supported by more than 70 public and private organizations, including many Clean Cargo members.

For more information, please download the Getting to Zero Coalition’s Ambition Statement.

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