Before the advent of LNG as a fuel for cruise ships, there was no choice. You wanted a cruise, you put up with the bad air. But now LNG as a fuel has made its debut in cruise shipping and as this topic starts to make the news, customers will increasingly vote with their wallets. Can a cruise company still justify the commissioning of a new cruise ship that uses anything but LNG?
Rather than taking in a big breath of fresh air, cruise lovers might actually be inhaling pollution on par with the air in Beijing when they step out on the ship deck.