The shipping industry is facing ESG heat from lenders

A view of stacked shipping containers in Southampton Docks, Southampton, UK 18th October 2021. Image taken with a drone. REUTERS / Matthew Childs LONDON, October 19 (Reuters) – According to the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), banks are demanding much more environmentally friendly funding for shipping companies as investor pressure grows …

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Crowley expands in Rhode Island with new offshore wind power

Crowley Maritime Corporation and Governor Dan McKee today announced the opening of the company’s new Rhode Island office to advance the development and operation of offshore wind turbines. The New Energy Division’s new office, located in the CIC Providence in the Innovation and Design District, will lead Crowley’s delivery of …

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Airborne volunteers look for migrants crossing the Mediterranean but struggle to get authorities to rescue them

As dozens of African migrants crossed the Mediterranean on a flimsy white rubber dinghy, a small plane circling 300 meters above sea watched closely their attempt to reach Europe. The twin-engine Seabird, which belongs to the German non-governmental organization Sea-Watch, has the task of documenting human rights violations against migrants …

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