Norway to build hybrid ships to lower shipping emissions

Given the shipping industry is responsible for a significant proportion of the global climate problem, change cannot come soon enough.

by

    Bosses of the world's biggest shipping companies are meeting in London to discuss ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

    Their industry moves 90 percent of the world's trade and has the same carbon footprint as Germany.

    Al Jazeera's Nick Clark reports from Norway.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We were forced out by the government soldiers'

    'We were forced out by the government soldiers'

    We dialled more than 35,000 random phone numbers to paint an accurate picture of displacement across South Sudan.

    Interactive: Plundering Cambodia's forests

    Interactive: Plundering Cambodia's forests

    Meet the man on a mission to take down Cambodia's timber tycoons and expose a rampant illegal cross-border trade.

    Pakistan's tribal areas: 'Neither faith nor union found'

    Pakistan's tribal areas: 'Neither faith nor union found'

    Residents of long-neglected northwestern tribal belt say incorporation into Pakistan has left them in a vacuum.