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Shipping: Exhaust Emissions

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 6310, tabled on 24 May 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will list the issues discussed at the last meeting of the Clean Maritime Council.

Answered on

27 May 2021

The department regularly engages with the Clean Maritime Council on all matters concerning maritime decarbonisation. The Council last met on 19 May 2021 and the agenda included a discussion on the recent announcement to include International Aviation and Shipping emissions in the Sixth Carbon Budget, as well as future domestic policy priorities including the forthcoming Transport Decarbonisation Plan. Officials also gave a brief update on the Clean Maritime Demonstration Competition.

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