rotary-wing unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to check emissions from ships in
Danish waters to make sure they comply with the local sulphur limit.
Agency (EMSA) and is fitted with a so-called “sniffer” capable of measuring
sulphur emissions. Entering a ship’s exhaust gas plume, the drone can register
the amount of sulphur in the fuel.
available to Danish authorities, who can follow up if a ship does not comply
with the requirements.
an area north of the Great Belt, where many large tankers pass when going to
and from the Baltic Sea.