Spotlight on Partners

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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Climate Smart’s practical, solutions-based program now available online
June 2, 2020

Climate Smart’s practical, solutions-based program now available online

For over a decade, Climate Smart has helped hundreds of businesses, across all sizes and sectors, to profitably reduce emissions and cut costs on energy, fuel and waste. The focus on the business case for carbon reductions — improved operational efficiencies, reduced climate risk, and GHG emissions metrics for Green Marine certification — adds up to increased competitive advantage. With online […]

Wärtsilä conducts first combustion trials on ammonia as a carbon-free fuel
March 30, 2020

Wärtsilä conducts first combustion trials on ammonia as a carbon-free fuel

Green Marine partner Wärtsilä has initiated combustion trials to prepare itself for the use of ammonia as a fuel that can contribute to reducing greenhouse gases (GHG) from shipping and the energy sectors. As part of the tests, ammonia was injected into a combustion research unit to better understand its properties. Based on initial results, […]

New green partnership launched for the St. Lawrence River
November 8, 2019

New green partnership launched for the St. Lawrence River

CSL Group Inc. (a Green Marine founding participant) is among those involved in the initiative launched by Maritime Innovation (a Green Marine partner) to seek innovation to further reduce the environmental footprint of marine activity on the St. Lawrence River. The project called REVOS (Réduction de l’empreinte environnementale des navires opérant sur le St-Laurent) was […]

Launch of Aderco’s One Litre – One Tree initiative
October 23, 2019

Launch of Aderco’s One Litre – One Tree initiative

With the help of One Tree Planted, Green Marine partner Aderco is committed to planting a tree for every one-litre V25 and V35 fuel treatment sold over the next 12 months. Aderco’s goal is to simultaneously improve fuel use and reduce carbon emissions for a more sustainable community. Greenhouse gas emissions are partially the results […]

B.C. participants launch innovative projects to reduce emissions and energy use
September 12, 2019

B.C. participants launch innovative projects to reduce emissions and energy use

Two Green Marine participants based in British Columbia – the Port of Prince Rupert and SAAM SMIT Canada – have invested in major projects to significantly decrease emissions and energy use. They were among five initiatives announced September 12 in partnership with Climate Smart (a Green Marine partner) and the Canadian government’s Low Carbon Economy […]

Several partners make ENR’s 2019 Top 200 Environmental Firms Survey
August 16, 2019

Several partners make ENR’s 2019 Top 200 Environmental Firms Survey

Four Green Marine partners are on this year’s list of top 200 environmental firms published by Engineering News Record (ENR). Stantec, WSP, SNC-Lavalin and Kennedy/Jenks Consultants have been ranked No. 8, 16, 24 and 105 respectively. Stantec, SNC-Lavalin and Kennedy/Jenks were cited for their engineering and/or design work, while WSP made the list for its consulting and/or studies services and its work in construction, contracting and…

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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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