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Environmental groups call for international moratorium on ship scrubbers

As IMO meets this week in London, groups issue call to reevaluate scrubbers as alternative compliance tool for 2020 fuel standards, citing evidence in US federal case against Carnival Corporation LONDON — As the International Maritime Organization’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC74) meets this week in London, ten international non-governmental organisations have written to IMO …

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5 Things to Pack for the Best Arctic Cruise EVER! (#5 will literally save your life)

Summer is around the corner and you’ve already drafted your Instagram #cruiselife selfies for your Arctic cruise. Now you’re trying to figure out what to pack. A hat, gloves, jacket, underwear, socks, and toiletries are probably obvious, but don’t forget these five things! #1 Flip-flops You’re already breaking in your fancy new hiking boots to …

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Protestors gather outside Carnival Corporation AGM in London as company’s continued criminal conduct in U.S. fuels controversy

Environmental activists demand end to company’s use of heavy fuel oil, one of world’s dirtiest fossil fuels LONDON — As cruise ship giant Carnival Corporation held its annual general meeting (AGM) this morning at Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park in London, gas-mask wearing protesters welcomed shareholders with the somber message “Carnival pollutes” and called on the …

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Carnival Corporation makes bombshell claim to only use cleaner fuel on cruise ships in Arctic 

In precedent-setting first for the cruise industry, company says it switched fuel two years ago — a move environmental groups have been pushing for across the shipping sector MIAMI — In an article published today in TradeWinds, Carnival Corporation has made a bombshell claim that it switched all of its cruise ships traveling to the Arctic from burning …

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Carnival Corporation cruise ships put Arctic, Subarctic marine mammals at risk, groundbreaking new map shows

February 6, 2019 SEATTLE — A groundbreaking new interactive map released today by the international Clean Up Carnival coalition shows that nearly half of Carnival Corporation cruise ships traveling through the Arctic and Subarctic pass near or through critical habitats for marine mammals including orca, walrus, and bowhead, narwhal, and beluga whales. The map details information on ship names, …

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Investigation: Air quality on Carnival Corp cruise ships can be worse than some of world’s most polluted cities

January 24th, 2019 SAN FRANCISCO, CA — A new investigative report released today details the shocking findings of a two-year study exposing extremely poor air quality on four Carnival Corporation ships that can be worse than some of the world’s most polluted cities including Beijing, China and Santiago, Chile. Read the full report online Read …

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