Enforcing Ship Sulphur Standards - Will countries & ports step up to the plate?

  • European Parliament Bruxelles

Co-hosted by: Michael Cramer, Chair of the Transport and Tourism Committee (Group of the
Greens/European Free Alliance) and Miltiadis Kyrkos, Committee on Transport and Tourism (Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats)

Organized by: NABU, The Danish Ecological Council and Transport & Environment

15:30 Welcome and Moderation
Michael Cramer, MEP, Chair of the Transport and Tourism Committee

15:40 Introductory statement by the co-hosting MEPs

15:50 EU work on the current and coming compliance situation in 2020
Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries.

16:05 2020 enforcement as the way to a better environment and a fair competition
Johan Mellgvist, Professor, Optical Remote Sensing, Chalmers
Dea Forchhammer, Senior Business Development Manager, Maersk Oil Trading, member of the Trident Alliance .
James Hogg, Continuous monitoring systems, EMISA

16:45 Enforcement in the existing SECA
Daniel Rieger, Transport Policy Officer, NABU
Axel Friedrich, International Transport Expert

17:00 Q&A: How do we get efficient enforcement and pollution controls?

17:45 Closing remarks:
Militiadis Kyrkos, MEP, Committee on Transport and Tourism