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August 12, 2020

Graphite Innovation and Technologies awarded a 2.4-million contract from Transport Canada

Graphite Innovation and Technologies (GIT), a Green Marine partner, has been awarded a contract by Transport Canada valued at $2.4 million to investigate a new technology to help reduce the underwater noise and greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) produced by marine vessels. Marine mammals and fish use hearing as their primary sense and are highly dependent […]

Graphite Innovation and Technologies awarded a 2.4-million contract from Transport Canada
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Green Marine on Washington Blue’s Board
July 30, 2020

Green Marine on Washington Blue’s Board

Eleanor Kirtley has been elected on the Board of Directors for the Washington Maritime Blue strategy. Washington Maritime Blue is the first initiative of its kind in the United States to bolster innovations within the maritime sector that create living-wage jobs, protect the environment, and ensure the industry’s sustainability. Washington Maritime Blue released its first […]

Ocean Wise recognizes BC Ferries and the BC Coast Pilots as top whale reporters
July 30, 2020

Ocean Wise recognizes BC Ferries and the BC Coast Pilots as top whale reporters

A Green Marine supporter, Ocean Wise has recognized two other Green Marine members as “top reporters” of 2019. British Columbia Ferry Services, a Green Marine participant, and British Columbia Coast Pilots Ltd., a Green Marine partner, are each cited among the small number of organizations for their leading efforts in reporting whale and other marine […]

Canada joins Global Ocean Alliance
July 10, 2020

Canada joins Global Ocean Alliance

Fisheries and Oceans Canada announced July 9 that Canada – the nation with the world’s longest coastline – is joining other countries to advocate for international action to increase the conservation and protection of oceans by 2030. The Global Ocean Alliance’s goal is to advocate with international partners for ambitious steps to protect at least […]

Government of Canada wants to know more about the nation’s coastal marine ecosystems
July 7, 2020

Government of Canada wants to know more about the nation’s coastal marine ecosystems

Fisheries and Oceans Canada is investing $1.2 million to better understand Canada’s coastal marine ecosystems through science. The funds will serve to support the development of a web-based scientific data management system for integrating and sharing ocean science data. The project, led by the St. Lawrence Global Observatory (SLGO), will organize, standardize, manage, and disseminate […]

Clear Seas marks five years of research for a sustainable future
July 2, 2020

Clear Seas marks five years of research for a sustainable future

June 2020 marked the Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping’s fifth anniversary. Clear Seas is an independent research centre that supports safe and sustainable marine shipping in Canada. Over the years, Clear Seas has provided research on issues around sustainable marine shipping, including underwater noise, oil tanker safety, and ship air pollution. After five […]

Ocean Hackathon 2020: call for challenges
June 12, 2020

Ocean Hackathon 2020: call for challenges

Technopole maritime du Québec will be one of the hosts of the 5th edition of Ocean Hackathon, which will be held October 9 to 11, 2020, in 19 international cities simultaneously, including Rimouski. Ocean Hackathon encourages the entrepreneurial use of digital technologies to find new ways to use and present existing marine and maritime data. […]

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