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The platform gives shipping industry stakeholders the opportunity to learn more about cleaner marine fuels and propulsion technologies and to take part in the growing debate over how shipping and the bunker sector can actively and fully participate in the marine energy transition to zero emissions.

Published by Petrospot Limited, is the go-to information hub for news, longer reads, interviews, and expert comment on new fuels, technologies and vessel efficiency. It also encourages and facilitates dynamic information exchange, allowing shipping and bunkering stakeholders to engage with energy and technology providers through polls, surveys, blogs, podcasts, and online discussions.

The free-to-view platform  includes information on global, regional and national initiatives that are designed to accelerate the journey to low carbon, low emission shipping, as well as on R&D collaborative programmes involving industry and academic institutions, white papers and project funding provision.

As shipping heads out to new horizons, much of the regulatory, legal and safety framework that underpins it will have to be revised or written anew. Again, will report back on these important changes.

Building on the first, highly successful Marine Energy Transition Forum, held in 2019 with the support of the Port of Antwerp, is also taking a lead the in ‘getting to zero’ conversation through a programme of focussed and agile industry events and webinars. – tracking shipping’s course to a zero-emission future

About Petrospot

Petrospot is a long-established publishing and events company in the marine energy sector. The company works closely with government and industry in many countries and organises some of the biggest, most popular and prestigious shipping and bunkering events in the world.


Petrospot organises events as diverse as: Maritime Week Americas (Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Panama, Cartagena) | Maritime Week Africa (Cape Town, Durban, Accra) | Middle East Bunkering Convention (Dubai) | Maritime Week Gibraltar (Gibraltar) | Maritime Week Las Palmas (Gran Canaria) | ARACON (Rotterdam) | Maritime Symposium: Chile (Santiago and Valparaiso) | Marine Energy Transition Forum (Antwerp) | Portugal Shipping Week.

In the shipping sector, via Shipping Innovation, which is its joint venture partnership with Elaborate Communications, Petrospot organises one of the key events in the global shipping calendar, London International Shipping Week.


Petrospot runs highly successful training courses and seminars, including the world-renowned Oxford Bunker Course, the Oxford Bunker Course (Advanced), An Introduction to Shipping, and An Introduction to LNG Bunkering.


Petrospot publishes some of the world’s most authoritative books on bunker fuels, LNG bunkering, marine lubes, shipping, shipping law, risk management and marine surveying. Find out more

About Bunkerspot

Launched in 2004, the Bunkerspot news website and bi-monthly flagship magazine focus on the technical, operational, commercial, environmental and legal aspects of today’s bunkering market. This high profile and well-respected publication is written by experienced bunker journalists and a team of top industry experts. Find out more

Bunkerspot and are complementary titles that together give a unique, authoritative, and comprehensive view of the marine fuels sector as it is now – a largely fossil-fuel based industry – and how it is evolving as part of the global energy transition.