Daily Archives: September 1, 2021

EU looks at alternative low-emission engines

1st September 2021 The North Western Waters Advisory Council (NWWAC) has told the EU Commission that modern engines have a much lower environmental impact in terms of CO2 emissions because of IMO legislation. The Commission is seeking feedback on a project looking at ways to reduce the CO2 emissions of fishing vessel engines and how replacement engines will be funded ...

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SNP and Scottish Greens in power-sharing deal

31st August 2021 Curbs on fishing loom to protect marine environment The Scottish government and the Scottish Green Party parliamentary group have agreed to work together over the next five years in a deal that could have far-reaching implications for the Scottish fishing industry, reports Tim Oliver. The power-sharing agreement has a heavy emphasis on marine environmental protection. It includes ...

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