Our Latest Marine Shipping Research
We facilitate research to identify best practices for safe and sustainable marine shipping in Canada.
September 26, 2022
Investigating Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) as a Marine Fuel for Canada’s ArcticA study of the feasibility, risks, and benefits of the use of natural gas as a marine fuel in the Canadian Arctic.
September 14, 2022
Marine Fuels for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from ShippingClear Seas has investigated the environmental impact of different marine fuels to support the marine shipping industry’s transition towards decarbonization.
August 29, 2022
Assessing Pollutants in Scrubber Discharge Water from ShipsA study to inform the regulation of ships’ exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers).
June 7, 2022
Climate Change Vulnerability of the Canadian Maritime EnvironmentAn analysis of the effects of climate change and the strategies that the Canadian maritime sector needs to adapt to meet this rising threat.
April 28, 2022
Assessing Shipping Risk in CanadaBuilding on its previous work on shipping risks, Clear Seas examined the rates of vessels involved in maritime incidents and accidents in Canada, based on the type of ship and occurrence and the volume of marine traffic in each region.
December 23, 2021
Marine Shipping Trends in the Canadian ArcticAssessment of marine shipping trends over the past 30 years in the Canadian Arctic, focusing on two sites in the Northwest Passage. The project offers recommendations on risk management strategies, impact mitigation, and including Inuit knowledge and perspectives in policymaking.
July 12, 2021