Innovation

Powering zero-emission marine transportation | Highlights of the first conference of shipping electrification

On Tuesday 27 February 2018, 24 experts in five conference sessions discussed how Eastern Mediterranean region could become emissions-free through the application of electrification technologies in ports and vessels. The Conference entitled “Powering zero-emission marine transportation” organised by the European co-funded elemed project attracted more than 200 delegates from marine & energy sectors, public bodies, port authorities and professional associations, at the amazing Lighthouse of SNFCC in Athens.

Innovation

How Sea Traffic Management plan will impact shipping safety and environment

European Union always pays  attention to Safety and Environment in the maritime field.  These two concepts often are linked each other. One of best way to explain what we said before is the impact on  environment of an old Tanker Vessel’s accident,  that can be just one of the possibilities that can happen when the rules are not respected

Innovation

C-ITS, Cooperative, Connected and Automated Mobility, the new era of road vehicles

Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (C-ITS) use technologies that allow road vehicles to communicate with other vehicles, with traffic signals and roadside infrastructure as well as with other road users.