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  • Incentivising cleaner shipping

    Ports are ideally placed to advance cleaner, more profitable shipping, writes Victoria Stulgis, Senior Associate Shipping, Carbon War Room. 04 Aug 2015 - GreenPort

  • Focusing on the environment

    Copenhagen Malmö Port will play host to the GreenPort Congress in 2015. Environmental issues have long been in focus at the Danish-Swedish port operator, which is the largest in the Öresund region. 04 Aug 2015 - GreenPort

  • Enabling energy efficiency

    With ports becoming increasingly important in the global economy, cities are turning to intelligent solutions enabled by the Internet of Things (IoT) to improve occupational and environmental efficiencies, writes Lauren Riga, international energy and sustainability analyst. 04 Aug 2015 - GreenPort

  • LNG bunkering facility for Teesport

    Saudi Arabia Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) is developing an LNG bunkering facility at Teesport in the UK – a move that will greatly improve efficiency and reduce costs. 04 Aug 2015 - GreenPort

  • PSA clears trucks at Chennai

    PSA International has added a new train shuttle service for import containers at its Chennai International Terminals Pvt Ltd (CITPL) that is expected to significantly reduce road congestion and emissions. 03 Aug 2015 - GreenPort

  • Singapore calls for LNG bunkering tenders

    The Port of Singapore has launched its first Request for Proposal (RFP) for an LNG bunker supplier licence, which would allow the licensee to supply the fuel to vessels at the port. 31 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • LNG barge granted ABS approval

    Jensen Maritime has been granted ‘approval in principle’ by ABS for its LNG bunkering articulated tug barge (ATB) – a solution for ports with “significant LNG needs” but not located near an LNG terminal. 30 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • Electric terminal partnership

    Conductix-Wampfler and SSA México (SSAM) have successfully completed a full-scale electrification project at the Manzanillo Mexico Terminal, apparently the first container terminal in the Americas to operate on 100% electric power. 30 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • ABP invests £2.2m in Garston bulk terminal

    Associated British Ports (ABP) is investing £2.2m in an environmentally-friendly new bulk terminal at the Port of Garston, providing the port with future growth opportunities. 29 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • Shore side power for Vancouver

    Port Metro Vancouver is to install shore side power facilities at two of its container terminals, a move which is expected to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 75 tonnes per connection. 28 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • LA reduces smog with OffPeak trucks

    This year marks the tenth anniversary of PierPass Inc’s OffPeak Programme, which Los Angeles and Long Beach say has significantly reduced cargo-related congestion in and around the ports. 27 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • Next-generation LNG carrier concept revealed

    A project between DNV GL, Hyundai Heavy Industries, GTT and ship owner GasLog has concluded with a LNG carrier concept offering claimed energy efficiencies of around 8%, with a 5% increase in cargo capacity. 24 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • ‘Green’ Europe-Asia freight solution launched

    French logistics company, Geodis Wilson, has launched a new Europe-Asia road and rail solution to help the industry optimise supply chain carbon footprint. 23 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • Uruguay’s first LNG terminal back on track

    Uruguay’s first LNG regasification terminal is back on track after lengthy delays, with new subcontractors in place and dredging works nearing completion. 22 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • Hamburg cruise pilot

    Hamburg’s new €64 million Steinwerder Cruise Centre (CC3) is off to a flying start handling nearly 60,000 passengers and 11 ships in its first month of operation. 22 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • Connect with GreenPort

    GreenPort magazine is inviting readers to have their say on the environmental demands in the port industry by joining its LinkedIn group or interacting with it on Twitter. 21 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • Greening the role of ports in the logistics chain

    The programme for this year’s GreenPort Congress hosted by Copenhagen Malmo Port from 7 to 9 October, will centre on greening the role of ports in the logistics chain. 20 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • Canada’s first LNG ferry

    Canada’s first LNG powered ferry has entered into service in Québec. The vessel is also only the second LNG vessel of any kind to go into operation in North America. 20 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • Hamburg tackles illegal waste dumping

    Vessels calling at the Port of Hamburg can now dispose of more waste for no extra cost – a move the port authority hopes will help tackle the illegal dumping of waste in the sea. 16 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • LA’s zero emissions plan

    The Port of LA has released a draft five-year action plan in which it details a steady move towards becoming a zero emissions port and how it will tackle technical and economic challenges to getting greener along the way. 16 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • ‘Green’ light for Poole development

    The UK’s Poole Harbour Commissioners (PHC) is making progress on the Port of Poole Master Plan to modernise the commercial port infrastructure following environmental assessments. 15 Jul 2015 - GreenPort

  • Antwerp looks for an LNG concessionary

    The Port of Antwerp has made a new request for a concessionary to build and operate a new permanent LNG bunkering and filling facility on quay 528. 15 Jul 2015 - GreenPort