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Practical Steps Toward a Carbon-Free Maritime Industry: Updates on Fuels, Ports, and Technology, Remote Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventeenth Congress, First Session, April 15, 2021   [open pdf - 4MB]

This is the April 15, 2021 hearing on "Practical Steps Toward a Carbon-Free Maritime Industry: Updates on Fuels, Ports, and Technology," held before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. From the opening statement of Salud O. Carbajal: "Today we will examine the progress towards eliminating carbon emissions in the maritime industry, and how Congress can support these efforts. This work is crucial to mitigating the effects of climate change. Without decisive action in the maritime industry and elsewhere, we are going to experience severe impacts on our way of life from sea level rise, flooding, and more frequent extreme weather events." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: John W. Butler, Kristin Decas, Morgan M. Fanberg, B. Lee Kindberg, and Dan Rutherford.

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Serial No. 117-12
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Date:
2021
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Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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pdf
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