Shipping initiatives for carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) are ticking up with some big-name players entering the arena and the first small CO2 carriers under construction, but the volumes being discussed for marine transportation have up until now been small.

Enter Greek shipowner Peter Livanos, once of tanker and now bulker outfit DryLog and LNG carrier owner GasLog fame, with his newly launched CCUS venture EcoLog.