Essays about: "thesis of ships pollution"

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  1. 1. Comparing radar satellites. Use of Sentinel-1 leads to an increase in oil spill alerts in Norwegian waters

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Ove Njøten; [2021]
    Keywords : Geography; GIS; Satellite; Radar; Oil spill; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Radar’s ability to detect oil spills through clouds, fog, and darkness is a significant advantage. Oil spill alert services using radar satellites have been in use in Norway for more than 25 years. After introducing two radar satellites Sentinel-1A and 1B in 2015-2016, the number of oil spill alerts has increased by 250% in Norwegian waters. READ MORE

  2. 2. Air emissions arise from cruise vessels in the Port of Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Di Zhang; Cem Ozturk; [2020-07-02]
    Keywords : Cruise shipping; the Port of Gothenburg; air emission; SECA; NECA; fuel consumption; IMO; CLIA;

    Abstract : It is not new for cruise ships to cause air pollution to the port they pass by. Nevertheless, the amount of pollutants emitted by cruise ships is still staggering. Since air emissions derive from cruise industry is not a new subject for academic literature, in the case of Port of Gothenburg, the academic articles are extremely limited. READ MORE

  3. 3. Upgradation of lifeboat

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Venkata Naga Saras Chandra Daliparti; Naveen Sai Surya Ayyappa Bellamkonda; Venkata Vamsi Krishna Kola; [2020]
    Keywords : Accidents; Lifeboats; Passenger cabin; Ships;

    Abstract : In today’s rapid development in world and globalization, transportation had become an important aspect in life. People transport through means of air, water and land. This made drastic increase of transportation and as a result the pollution levels are increased and so does the deaths due to accidents. READ MORE

  4. 4. Is Cold Ironing Hot Enough? An Actor Focus Perspective of On Shore Power Supply (OPS) at Copenhagen's Harbour

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Sara Libera Zanetti; [2013]
    Keywords : cold ironing; on shore power supply; shore side electricity; alternative maritime power; transition; ships emissions; Copenhagen; municipality; Social Sciences; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on cold ironing for vessels while berthed at port, with the port of Copenhagen as main case study. With the use of this technique, which is considered by the International Marine Organization (IMO) as a measure to reduce air pollution and noise deriving from shipping activities in ports and coastal areas, vessels are able to shut down their auxiliary engines in order to generate power and replace it with electricity supplied by the shore. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Legal Future of the Arctic Region - Challenges and Opportunities Facing the World’s Northernmost Area

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Louise Nordkvist; [2013]
    Keywords : Public International Law Comparative Law Maritime Law Arctic; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Det huvudsakliga syftet med denna uppsats är att undersöka om ett fullgott juridiskt ramverk i syfte att skydda den arktiska regionen redan är etablerat, eller om ytterligare juridiska instrument behöver tillkomma för att så ska vara fallet. Frågan diskuteras med bakgrund av det faktum att den arktiska isen smälter i en hög takt, och att framtiden för regionen sannolikt kommer att se väldigt annorlunda ut än vad som hittills har varit fallet. READ MORE