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Ports ready for zero emissions
Ports are ready to embrace zero emission shipping, Peter Mollema, vice-president of Europe for the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH), has said. 27 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Electric charging points growing
Electric vehicle charging points featuring Tesla chargers have been installed at Spain’s Sant Carles Marina by MDL Marinas, in partnership with Ports de la Generalitat. 26 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
IMO C02 reduction proposal
BIMCO, INTERCARGO, International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and INTERTANKO have made a joint proposal to the IMO to reduce international shipping CO2 emissions. 23 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
New PBES marine battery range
Lithium-ion energy storage systems supplier, Plan B Energy Storage (PBES), is launching a new Harpoon battery product line which promises to drive faster ROI on marine batteries. 22 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Rail development vital for ports
The Port of Rotterdam Authority has said that continued rail investment is crucial in increasing the sustainability of the freight transport sector to serve ports. 22 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
SLNG performs first small LNG reload
Singapore LNG Corporation (SLNG) has undertaken its first small-scale Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) gas-up/cool-down and reload at its terminal on Jurong Island. 21 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Cruise ship fuelled by LNG while docked
Germany-headquartered AIDA Cruises will supply its newly launched cruise ship with low-emission liquefied natural gas (LNG) while she is docked in the Port of Barcelona. 20 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Gas bunkering begins at Zeebrugge
Gas bunkering has begun at the Port of Zeebrugge with the bunkering vessel 'ENGIE Zeebrugge' making its first deliveries of LNG. 19 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Wastewater facility opens in Kiel
A ship facility has opened in Kiel which increases current wastewater reception capability tenfold to as much as 300m3 an hour. 19 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Hybrid shuttle carriers for US port
Kalmar has finalised a deal with the Port of Virginia for sixteen hybrid shuttle carriers designed to reduce fuel consumption, emissions and engine noise. 16 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Ecoslops sustainability projects
Ecoslops will establish an oil residue waste processing unit with Total Group in La Mède, near Marseilles, and set up a micro-refinery unit in the Port of Antwerp. 15 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
DNV GL charts greenhouse emissions
Class society DNV GL has published a report assessing the potential for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction from shipping towards 2050, based on a new computational model. 15 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Vancouver port sustainability study
The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has released a study of the port’s economic impact on local communities, provinces and Canada overall. 12 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Technology is priority for port decarbonisation
Stakeholders were urged to channel their energy into new technology to enable ports to embrace decarbonisation at a recent ESPO conference in Barcelona, Spain. 09 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Tallinn to build sustainable cruise terminal
Port of Tallinn has declared it plans to build a new terminal for cruise tourists with a sustainable focus throughout. 08 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Briggs Marine expands at Liverpool port
UK-owned marine contractor Briggs Marine has commissioned new waterside facilities at the Port of Liverpool to cater for increased renewables business. 08 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
MSC Cruises commissions two LNG ships
Swiss-headquartered MSC Cruises has partnered with STX France to produce two LNG-powered cruise ships, with options for two additional vessels. 07 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Titan LNG bunkering pontoon
Titan LNG, North West Europe LNG supplier, will construct what it calls the first LNG bunkering pontoon in Europe, the FlexFueler1. 07 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
LNG event drives development in Greece
An event to facilitate the use of LNG in ports and discuss key environmental considerations has highlighted its benefits as an alternative, sustainable energy source. 07 Jun 2017 - GreenPort
Diesel conversion project wins port award
A project to convert diesel-powered Rubber Tyred Gantry cranes (RTG) to electric power has won the Port of Felixstowe Environment Award. 06 Jun 2017 - GreenPort