Transport Committee oral evidence sessions

20 October 2011

Oral evidence - sulphur emissions by ships

The Transport Committee will be taking oral evidence on the implementation of IMO and EU regulations on sulphur emissions by ships from witnesses including Maritime UK, RMT and the European Commission on 25 October, and DfT minister Mike Penning MP on 1 November.

Tuesday 25 October 2011

Committee Room 19, House of Commons


10.15 am

Maritime UK

  • Lars Olsson, Vice Chairman
  • John Garner

European Cruise Council

  • Robert Ashdown, ECC Director, Environment, Technical and Operations

British Marine Federation 

  • David Elson, Technical Director

11.00 am

Air Pollution & Climate Secretariat

  • Christer Ågren, Director

Clean Air in London 

  • Simon Birkett, Director


  • Steve Todd, National Secretary


  • Donald Gregory, Director

11.45 am

European Commission

  • Christian Wimmer, policy officer in the Industrial Emissions,  Air Quality and Noise Unit

Tuesday 1 November 2011

Committee Room 8, House of Commons


10.15 am

Department for Transport

  • Mike Penning MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

These timings are approximate and the sessions may start slightly earlier or later than advertised. Witnesses are subject to change, and the room the session takes place in may also change. Please check our website for up to date details of this session.

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