Driving the ocean energy transition: accelerating…

Driving the ocean energy transition: accelerating green shipping: SDG Media Zone - UN Ocean Conference 2022
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The international shipping sector urgently needs to decarbonize and get to zero emissions by 2050. Zero carbon fuels such as hydrogen and ammonia are being increasingly trialled, but will require a significant amount of renewable energy -with some of this coming from offshore wind. Green corridors are emerging between ports, driven by public-private partnerships, to create zero emissions transport lanes.


  • Jay Borkland, Director, Avangrid Renewables 

  • Elisabeth Munck af Rosenschöld, Global Sustainability Manager, IKEA

  • Susana Germino, Decarbonisation Manager, Swire Shipping

  • Host: Sturla Henriksen, UN Global Compact Ocean Stewardship Coalition