Minimising Shipborne Emissions Along the Indian Coast

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Abstract: The 7,500 kms long Indian coastline is dotted with many major and minor ports. The temporal increase in the volume of cargo is also indicative of the rising emissions by ships which NIOT is trying to minimise using innovative strategies.

The authors are scientists and technicians at the Vessel Management Cell, National Institute of Ocean Technology, Chennai. . The article should be cited as Rajasekhar D, PS Deepak Sankar, B Bhavana Singh, D Narendrakumar, Ananthakrishna, K Ramasundaram, D Bernardin Marina & V Chandana Deepthi, 2019. Minimising shipborne emissions along the Indian Coast, Geography and You, 19(13): 20-25.