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June 7, 2019

Puget Sound Pilots becomes the first pilotage association to achieve Green Marine certification

Seattle, Washington, June 7, 2019 – Puget Sound Pilots is the first association of marine pilots to receive Green Marine environmental certification for their two pilot boats. The certification ceremony took place last night during the GreenTech 2019 event, in Cleveland, Ohio. Last year, Puget Sound Pilots was the first organization of marine pilot to […]

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Ports of Indiana Receives Green Marine Environmental Certification for All Ports, the First Network on Inland Waterway System
June 7, 2019

Ports of Indiana Receives Green Marine Environmental Certification for All Ports, the First Network on Inland Waterway System

The Ports of Indiana has received the coveted Green Marine certification for all three of its port locations for its commitment to advance environmental sustainability initiatives. It is the first state-wide port authority to achieve such distinction…

Green Marine holds course as it expands participation and priorities
June 6, 2019

Green Marine holds course as it expands participation and priorities

Green Marine, the leading environmental certification program for North America’s maritime industry, released the results of its participants’ sustainability efforts in 2018 at the organization’s annual GreenTech conference…

Port NOLA receives an award for its environmental engagement
May 30, 2019

Port NOLA receives an award for its environmental engagement

The State of Louisiana has recognized the Port of New Orleans for its environmental management system (EMS). Port NOLA is a recipient of one of the 2019 Environmental Leadership Program Awards, which recognize projects that contribute to environmental quality improvement and exemplify environmental leadership…

Spring cleaning at the Port of Québec
May 15, 2019

Spring cleaning at the Port of Québec

On May 15, some 30 employees of the Port of Quebec and QSL participated in a spring clean-up operation. They collected the equivalent of 30 large bags of trash off the beach of Beauport Bay and the port’s Beauport sector, which together span approximately one kilometre (0.62 miles) of waterfront. The debris consisted mainly of […]

More light, less GHG at Ocean Industries
May 15, 2019

More light, less GHG at Ocean Industries

The Ocean Industries site at Isle-aux-Coudres, Quebec, was equipped like many factories with HID (High Intensity Discharge) lighting – a higher energy-consuming technology whose bulbs also contain mercury. The approximately 5,000-square-metre (51,820-square-foot) facility is now equipped with LED…

Horizon Maritime acquires a new vessel and European branch
May 14, 2019

Horizon Maritime acquires a new vessel and European branch

The Horizon Arctic is a state of the art ship that will operate in the North Sea, the Barents Sea and beyond. The Horizon Arctic has an environmentally friendly Clean Design class notation, and is equipped with a low resistance hull shape and a fuel-efficient diesel electric/hybrid propulsion system…

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Green Marine’s newsletter is released every two months and presents all relevant information regarding the environmental program. It also showcases best practices and green initiatives.

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