Scientists address global crop growing challenge


University of Liverpool scientists have revealed a new way to improve crop growth, meeting a major challenge to increase crop productivity. With global levels of carbon dioxide (CO2) rising and the population set to reach almost ten billion by 2050, Professor Luning Liu’s team of researchers used synthetic biology and plant engineering techniques to improve photosynthesis, […]

Ammonia-fuelled bunker tanker for Singapore


RINA has issued an approval-in-principle for the design of a 21,000 (cbm) ammonia bunker tanker for a Singapore-based company. Low or zero-carbon ammonia has the potential to support Singapore and the wider shipping industry’s efforts towards decarbonisation and, as more and more ammonia-ready new build orders are being placed, the industry needs ammonia bunker tankers […]