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London’s getting greener
The UK’s Port of London Authority (PLA) says that there’s been a positive early uptake of its green discount on port charges. 25 Apr 2017 - GreenPort
Significant progress for Bremenports
Bremenports has published its fourth GRI report which shows significant progress in the area of sustainability. 15 Mar 2017 - GreenPort
Energy innovation at Marseille Fos
Marseille Fos released its 2016 results which show a total cargo of 81m tonnes and a spike in passenger numbers with 2.7m visitors overall and 1.6m cruise visitors. 06 Mar 2017 - GreenPort
Balancing business with the environment
The Port of London Authority (PLA) unveiled its vision to increase freight and passenger transport on the Thames while making the river cleaner at its recent environmental conference. 23 Feb 2017 - GreenPort
Valencia expansion plans
The Port Authority of Valencia Is planning a major investment to expand its port facilities to better accommodate LNG at its three harbours in Valencia, Sagunto and Gandia. 02 Feb 2017 - GreenPort
Congress call for papers
GreenPort Cruise and Conference and GreenPort Congress are inviting papers entitled ‘Creating partnerships for sustainable development’. 02 Feb 2017 - GreenPort
Green discounts up at Gothenburg
There was an 83% increase on ships at the Port of Gothenburg which received environmental discounts on port charges last year. 19 Jan 2017 - GreenPort
Need for a Swedish integrated port policy
A study on the impact of mega-ships on Gothenburg by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) says that an integrated ports policy is needed in Sweden to ensure Gothenburg stays competitive. 11 Jan 2017 - GreenPort
Eco-friendly port operations
Last year was a busy one for Bremenports with one of its core tasks being to identify solutions which lead to sustainable operations, including the use of LNG. 05 Jan 2017 - GreenPort
Intermodal partnership at Gothenburg
Sandahlsbolagen Sweden AB has signed a five-year agreement with Gothenburg Port Authority to operate the new intermodal terminal at the port due to commence operations in December 2017. 22 Dec 2016 - GreenPort
New rail connection between Romania and Sweden
Samskip and the Rail Cargo Group are set to launch a rail connection between Curtici, Romania and major logistics centres in Sweden. 13 Dec 2016 - GreenPort
Partners in the logistics chain
The Port of Rotterdam is one of the partners involved in a major new €2.2 million logistics project focusing on blockchain technology to improve the efficiency of the transport sector. 12 Dec 2016 - GreenPort
Bulk terminals hit by power plant closures
Recent closures of a number of coal-fired power stations are causing uncertain futures for some of the UK’s bulk terminals. 16 Nov 2016 - GreenPort
Bremenports wins ESPO award
Bremenports GmbH & Co. has been awarded the 2016 ESPO Award for its strategies in safeguarding and upgrading the nature and ecosystem in the port area. 10 Nov 2016 - GreenPort
Sustainable development at Riga
The Freeport of Riga Authority (FRA) is aiming to develop more sustainable preconditions for surrounding urban space. 07 Nov 2016 - GreenPort
Barcelona air quality improvement plan
The Port of Barcelona has presented its Air Quality Improvement Plan which aims to help effectively reduce emissions from port activities. 03 Nov 2016 - GreenPort
A commitment to biodiversity
Bremenports GmbH & Co. KG has been raising awareness of environmental aspects and social needs to ensure a valuable green port infrastructure. 02 Nov 2016 - GreenPort
Low-flashpoint fuels focus at GFS 2016
The seventh Motorship Gas Fuelled Ships Conference will focus on the innovation and investment driving the uptake of LNG and other low-flashpoint fuels in the commercial shipping sector. 26 Oct 2016 - GreenPort
GreenPort Congress: The gap between policy and practice
The second day of the GreenPort Congress served to highlight that there is a still a major gap between green policy and practice which needs to be addressed. 14 Oct 2016 - GreenPort
ESPO: Time for IMO to deliver
ESPO believes that the IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee’s (MEPC) next gathering will be an important milestone. 13 Oct 2016 - GreenPort