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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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February 3, 2014

CSL recognized for responsible ship dismantling

NGO Shipbreaking Platform noted that Canada Steamship Lines has taken the additional step of having its ships dismantled (and recycled as much as possible) within Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries only.

January 27, 2014

Canadian West Coast ports integrate global rating system to incentivize efficiency

Port Metro Vancouver and Prince Rupert Port Authority have become the first in the world to offer discounted harbour dues to the most energy-efficient oceangoing vessels as determined by the ‘A-to-G’ Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emission rating.

November 29, 2013

McKeil Marine wins green award

The Hamilton Port Authority (HPA) bestowed its 2013 Environmental Excellence Award to McKeil Marine Limited to recognize the company’s dedication to environmental stewardship.

November 22, 2013

Coriolis II sets sail for South America

The Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski (ISMER) research vessel will cast off from Halifax in January headed for Argentina on its first international mission.

November 13, 2013

Number of greener vessels on the rise

No less than five new more efficient, environmentally friendly vessels are now in service.

October 1, 2013

Algoma introduces Sustainability Report

Algoma Central Corporation has published its first Sustainability Report. It replaces the Algoma Environmental Report and is substantially broader in scope, providing a detailed report card on all aspects of the corporation’s sustainability performance.

The Green Wave

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