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May 6, 2020

Fednav joins the Getting to Zero Coalition

Green Marine participant Fednav has joined The Getting to Zero Coalition. The coalition’s goal is to have commercially viable Zero Emission Vessels (ZEVs) operating along deep-sea trade routes by 2030, supported by the necessary infrastructure for scalable net zero-carbon energy sources, including production, distribution, storage and bunkering. The alliance consists of more than 130 private […]

Fednav joins the Getting to Zero Coalition
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Yellowline lauded for environmental leadership
February 24, 2016

Yellowline lauded for environmental leadership

The Hamilton Port Authority (HPA) has awarded Yellowline Asphalt Products Ltd. its annual Environmental Excellence Award. A relatively new tenant at the Port of Hamilton, Yellowline’s facility on Pier 22 was designed in 2011-2012 with the environment in mind. The facility includes sophisticated dust control and recycling systems. A unique safety feature avoids possible overflows: […]

Eight-year scientific monitoring program shows continued ecosystem health at Roberts Bank
January 28, 2016

Eight-year scientific monitoring program shows continued ecosystem health at Roberts Bank

A science-based program to monitor and manage the ecosystem of the Roberts Bank inter-causeway area has concluded after eight years of monitoring that the ecosystem has not suffered any significant negative impacts due to the construction of a third berth at the Deltaport container terminal, which began in 2007. The independent monitoring program, called the […]

Port of New Orleans receives grant to promote older trucks replacement
January 27, 2016

Port of New Orleans receives grant to promote older trucks replacement

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently awarded the Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans a $727,000 Clean Diesel grant for the Port’s voluntary Clean Truck Replacement Incentive Program, or Clean TRIP. The grant will assist short-haul and drayage truck owners servicing the Port’s jurisdiction, enabling them to replace older truck models between […]

New Energy and Sustainability Policy Committee at the Port of Seattle
January 27, 2016

New Energy and Sustainability Policy Committee at the Port of Seattle

The Port of Seattle Commission established the Energy and Sustainability Policy Committee at the end of January to develop and propose new environmental initiatives across the organization. By creating this committee, the port aims at concentrating its efforts more strategically to promote green energy uses and reduce greenhouse gasses across all lines of its operations. […]

The Port of Montreal draws a positive report on its Good Neighbourhood Committee 1st year
January 13, 2016

The Port of Montreal draws a positive report on its Good Neighbourhood Committee 1st year

The Montreal Port Authority (MPA) set up a Good Neighbourhood Committee to foster closer and more lasting relations between the MPA and its neighbouring communities, and to establish dialogue and facilitate information exchange related to activities occurring on Port territory.  It held three meetings in 2015. Among other things, it addressed the Port of Montreal’s […]

First Sustainability Report for PortsToronto
January 12, 2016

First Sustainability Report for PortsToronto

PortsToronto released yesterday its first annual sustainability report which details performance on three key priorities associated with the organization’s sustainability efforts – specifically environmental protection, community engagement and economic performance. These priorities are in keeping with the Global Reporting Initiative that has developed a comprehensive Sustainability Reporting Framework that is used by more than 7,000 […]

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November 2019
  • Green Marine factors into new Great Lakes’ blue economy
  • New ship recycling indicator on the program’s horizon
  • Integrating data technology to enhance social licence
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