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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

California Air Resources Board Marine Notice 2011-2

November 14, 2011

Advisory to Owners or Operators of Ocean-Going Vessels Visiting California Ports.

Nature of Marine Notice: Changes to the Regulation on Fuel Sulfur and Other Operational Requirements for Ocean-Going Vessels within California Waters and 24 Nautical Miles of the California.

Baseline: The purpose of this advisory is to notify owners and operators of ocean-going vessels (OGVs) of changes to the OGV Fuel Regulation. California’s ARB will begin enforcement of the changes to the rule on December 1, 2011. This advisory is only a summary of the requirements and does not contain all the information that may be needed to comply with the regulation.


The regulations can be found at the following:

What are the changes to the fuel requirements? The revised fuel requirements apply to ocean-going vessel main (propulsion) diesel engines, auxiliary diesel engines, and auxiliary boilers. Click the link to see full details:

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