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May 19, 2020

Virtual GreenTech – Webseries – Starting June 2020

We understand that COVID-19 is also affecting all of our members. In a effort to relay some of the valued knowledge sharing, networking and discussions at the core of GreenTech, our team developed interactive, video-conference sessions based on aspects of the GreenTech 2020 preliminary program. Three sessions will be offered in June, and three more […]

Virtual GreenTech – Webseries – Starting June 2020
Green Marine and Surfrider Foundation Europe join forces to  launch Green Marine Europe
April 28, 2020

Green Marine and Surfrider Foundation Europe join forces to launch Green Marine Europe

Paris and Quebec City, Tuesday, April 28, 2020 – Green Marine and Surfrider Foundation Europe are proud to announce that the Green Marine Europe environmental program is now available to European ship owners. The Green Marine Europe label is based on the Green Marine environmental certification program, a voluntary initiative by the maritime industry in […]

The Port of Seattle helps to study blue carbon restoration benefits
April 24, 2020

The Port of Seattle helps to study blue carbon restoration benefits

Blue carbon – the ability of marine plants to sequester carbon from seawater and transfer it into sediment – will be the focus of new research involving the Port of Seattle. The port’s commissioners have approved agreements with the Washington State departments of Ecology and of Natural Resources for its Smith Cove Blue Carbon Project. […]

Canadian funding available to help resolve environmental challenges
April 23, 2020

Canadian funding available to help resolve environmental challenges

Innovative Solutions Canada is a new program offered by Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada to support innovators/new entrepreneurs in their business growth and scaling up of production by having the federal government as their first major customer. More than $140 million in funding has been allotted to Canadian innovators who want to start and/or […]

Green Marine supports the fundraising campaign for developing world seafarers on the frontline
April 21, 2020

Green Marine supports the fundraising campaign for developing world seafarers on the frontline

London, 21 April 2020 – Since the launch two weeks ago of a charity crowdfunding campaign to raise funds for developing world seafarers and their families that have been severely impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, 13% of the US$ 30 000 target (£ 25 000) has been raised. The campaign has until May 4 to […]

Port of Seattle will halve carbon emissions with renewable fuel contract
April 17, 2020

Port of Seattle will halve carbon emissions with renewable fuel contract

The Port of Seattle Commission has approved a contract that will facilitate the port reaching its 2030 goal to reduce its carbon emissions by 50% almost a decade earlier. It is a long-sought milestone that results from the authorization for a 10-year supply contract with U.S. Gain for renewable natural gas (RNG), a low-carbon natural […]

Clean Pacific conference is postponed
April 10, 2020

Clean Pacific conference is postponed

With the continuation of this global health situation, it is still unclear of when it will be safe to resume business as normal in June. As a result, CLEAN PACIFIC will NOT take place from June 9-11, but instead be POSTPONED until a later date. The CLEAN PACIFIC Conference focuses specifically on spill prevention, response […]

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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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