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Evening Lecture: Fuels challenges for 2020 and beyond
The shipping industry has always evolved through demand of
commercial and safety requirements, now we have entered an era
where shipping is forced to change or evolve in a short period of
time due to environmental concerns, legislation and global
commitment to climate change.
In the absence of economic 'greener' fuels and its
infrastructure, the shipping industry is now looking for short and
medium term alternative fuels and technologies for sustainable low
This lecture will give insights to the current situation of
alternative fuels options fuels and emissions control, considering
the challenges that lie ahead with regard to the upcoming sulphur
cap in 2020 and the likely roadmap of greener shipping ahead.
Capt. Muhammad Shafique
Capt. Shafique is a maritime academic, researcher and marine
environmental enthusiast who is currently working as Head of
Department for UK's leading maritime university. Muhammad has 38
years of industry experience onshore and offshore. Fellow of
multiple professional bodies, he Chairs the IMarEST alternative
fuels for shipping SIG and stands as the President of Southern
joint branch of IMarEST/RINA.
We need you in the audience to add to the debate and join the
informal discussion in the Wardroom Bar before and afterwards.
Contact Andrew Bell FNI -
020 7809 2644, 07769 142466
30 Park Street London SE1 9EQ, +44 (0) 20 7357 9722, firstname.lastname@example.org