1. MARITIME ENERGY AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

This module introduces the historical environmental discourse around the maritime industry and the development of legal frameworks on maritime energy. It discusses various motivations to maritime energy management as well as the notion of sustainability in shipping. From a goal-based management perspective, a human factors approach is visited to discuss science-oriented solutions. The module examines the role of technology and innovation to facilitate forward-thinking decision making and even a political and societal transition from mitigation to adaptation for a sustainable maritime transportation system.