Industry success stories

June 19, 2020

Washington State Ferries orders ABB hybrid-electric vessels

The newest fleet additions to the Washington State Ferries will be powered by ABB hybrid-electric propulsion and energy storage systems. ABB (a Green Marine partner) has partnered with the American shipbuilding company Vigor Fab LLC to equip the Olympic Class ferries. Scheduled for 2024 delivery, the new vessels will be able to fully operate on […]

Washington State Ferries orders ABB hybrid-electric vessels
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Transport Desgagnés receives a maritime award from the Organization of the American States
June 19, 2014

Transport Desgagnés receives a maritime award from the Organization of the American States

Transport Desgagnés is the winner of the 1st Maritime Award of the Americas in the category Environmental Waste Management in Commercial Shipping. This award acknowledges successful practices that demonstrate excellence, innovation, and sustainability in the Maritime and Port Sector.

Port of Quebec swings into sustainable actions
April 17, 2014

Port of Quebec swings into sustainable actions

The Quebec Port Authority has unveiled its first-ever sustainable development action plan.

April 3, 2014

Seattle ups reward for using low-sulfur bunkers

The Port of Seattle has increase the cash available to vessels using bunker fuel with a maximum sulphur content of 0.10 per cent while at berth.

March 21, 2014

New icebreaker launched by Fednav

The Nunavik is equipped with the latest environmental technologies, such as a Tier II engine that reduces nitrogen oxide emissions by 20 per cent.

February 24, 2014

Duluth receives green infrastructure grant

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded a $250,000 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grant to the City of Duluth to fund green infrastructure projects to improve water quality in the Lake Superior Basin. Duluth is the first of 16 cities to receive funding in the initial round of EPA’s new Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Shoreline […]

February 19, 2014

Fednav receives Lloyd’s List North American Maritime Award

The Environment award recognizes the contribution by an individual, company or association from the maritime industry towards an improved outcome for the environment.

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June 2020
  • Montreal Port Authority’s Sylvie Vachon redefines environmental leadership
  • Green Marine Europe is launched!
  • Cleaner fuel considerations
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