The Arctic is ground zero for climate change. We and allies block offshore oil drilling. We route ships away from coastal communities and wildlife to avoid collisions and catastrophic oil spills. And we help propel the shipping industry into a clean energy future.

Green Groups Ask For Online IMO Meeting After MEPC Cancellation

In the News | April 7, 2020 | Ship & Bunker
Environmental groups have written an open letter to UN shipping forum asking the body to hold meetings online to ensure pandemic does not derail decarbonization targets.

“No Delays on Climate Action,” Pacific Environment Tells UN Shipping Chief

Blog Post | April 6, 2020 | Madeline Rose, Climate Campaign Director
Today, Pacific Environment and environmental allies urge the head of the UN’s Shipping Agency to proceed rapidly to decarbonize international shipping. Critical UN environmental meetings have been rightfully postponed...

TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress No Fossil Fuel Bailouts

Campaign | March 24, 2020 | Domenique Zuber
As the world suffers from the coronavirus pandemic, the fossil fuel industry in the United States is trying to cash in on Congress’ emergency relief legislation. This is a...

Pushing to Ban Heavy Fuel Oil in the Arctic — A Week in Photos

Blog Post | March 20, 2020 | Dj Tyson, Arctic Program Associate
In February, our Arctic team returned to London to push for a ban on heavy fuel oil. Pacific Environment and Indigenous and international allies urged the United Nations to...

Take Action to Protect Alaska’s Waters from Oil Spills

Campaign | March 10, 2020 | Domenique Zuber
We need you to raise your voice. Help us stop the industry’s attempts to increase drilling and weaken protections for Alaska’s waters. The oil industry claims current spill regulations...

Arctic Heavy Fuel Oil Ban Inches Forward, but loopholes denounced as “outrageous”

Press Release | February 21, 2020
London, Friday February 21, 2020: NGOs and Indigenous groups today cautiously acknowledged progress by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and its Member States in agreeing on a draft regulation on...