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  • 18 April 2018

    Today, 28 of the 100 world’s largest ports offer incentives for environmentally-friendly ships.

  • 1 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    India has started the process of setting-up renewable energy projects at its twelve major ports by investing INR 7.04 billion (USD 104.5 million) as part of the country’s Green Port Initiative. In an effort to switch to renewable sources of energy to power the country’s major ports, the Ministry of Shipping informed that it plans to set up 91.50 MW […]

  • 30 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    The second day of the TransOman Conference focused on related maritime issues, other than developments and challenges being faced by the sector, via coverage of green port initiatives, maritime skill building and technological solutions and strategies by expert speakers related to the field, during the second half session of the second day of the TransOman […]

  • 14 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Pacific Maritime Transport Alliance (PMTA) kicks off its 40th annual conference today in Port Moresby under the theme “To improve Ports Productivity and Market Challenges”. With technical support from the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC), members of PMTA and ports authority delegates from around the Pacific are meeting to discuss a number of […]

  • 16 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval for signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Spain on cooperation in the field of port development, according to the Press Information Bureau of India. Recognizing the significant mutual benefit that can be derived from cooperation in the […]

  • 23 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    DP World, Dubai, and Qingdao Port Group, China, have signed a Strategic Framework Agreement to enhance port cooperation.  DP World and Qingdao Port Group are already joint venture partners and the agreement builds on the existing collaboration between the two marine terminal operators, focusing on enhancing dialogue and collaboration between the Port of Qingdao and […]

  • 19 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    One in three vessels that called at Sweden’s Port of Gothenburg in 2016 were classified as green according to the industry environmental indexes and were given an environmental discount on the port charges.  In total, 75 vessels received a discount of 10 per cent on the port charges in 2016 compared to 41 in 2015. […]

  • 18 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Maritime Singapore Green Pledge continues to receive positive response from the maritime industry as another 13 organisations came together to sign the Maritime Singapore Green Pledge during the opening ceremony of the 17th Singapore International Bunkering Conference and Exhibition (SIBCON). This is the third Green Pledge signing ceremony organised by the Maritime and Port […]

  • 2 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    As part of the agency’s ongoing initiatives to be a good steward of the environment, the Port Authority Board of Commissioners today approved an incentive program for ocean vessels that call on the Port of New York and New Jersey. The three year, $4.875 million Ocean-Going Vessel Clean-Vessel Incentive (CVI) program aims to encourage ship […]

  • 13 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    A Senate inquiry into the Greens’ bill to save the Great Barrier Reef today recommended no new ports in pristine areas of the reef until a strategic assessment of the reef is completed, but the recommendation comes too late to be acted upon in this Parliament. “Through this Greens initiated inquiry, we’ve finally seen some […]

  • 16 October 2019

    The US Port of Galveston joins Green Marine, a voluntary environmental program for North America’s maritime industry.

  • 7 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Singapore cemented its status as Asia’s port of choice by bagging the awards for the ‘Best Seaport in Asia’ and the ‘Best Green Service Provider- Seaport’ at the 26th edition of the Asian Freight and Supply Chain Awards (AFSCA). The 26th edition of the Asian Freight and Supply Chain Awards was held […]

  • 5 November 2014

    Japan’s Port of Kitakyushu said it will embrace the Green Award scheme. A discount of 10% is offered to all Green Award certified LNG carriers from the 4th of November. Addressing Kitakyushu’s efforts in achieving excellence in the environmental performance, Kyushu District Transport Bureau (a governmental agency of Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism) said, “The […]

  • 30 June 2016

    The Maritime Port Authority of Singapore has added incentives for vessels powered by liquefied natural gas to its Maritime Green Initiatives launched in 2011.

  • 16 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    NYK Group South Asia Pte. Ltd. (NGSA) and NYK Bulkship (Asia) Pte. Ltd. (Bulkship Asia) signed the Maritime Singapore Green Pledge. The Green Pledge is an initiative of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore through which maritime organizations pledge their commitment to promote and support clean and green shipping in Singapore. A signing of […]

  • 8 November 2019

    Singapore has decided to extend for another five years a key initiative that seeks to reduce shipping emissions.

  • 31 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Environmental Ship Index (ESI) and Green Award Foundation nautical environmental certificates will be joining forces. In the future, the foundation will take the results of ESI on board in its own evaluation and in return, it will check the emissions of ‘Green Award ships’ on behalf of ESI during the annual audit. ESI – […]

  • 25 May 2020
    Collaboration, Outlook & strategy

    The Global Industry Alliance (GIA) to Support Low Carbon Shipping – ​a key International Maritime Organization (IMO) initiative supporting ship decarbonization – will intensify its work on the ship-port interface to reduce emissions from ships.

  • 4 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Terminal operator and stevedoring company Great Lakes Stevedoring DBA Metro Ports has become a Green Marine member.

  • 8 November 2019

    Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) is aiming to add further incentives to its Maritime Singapore Green Initiative (MSGI) to further promote the adoption of LNG as fuel.

  • 3 October 2018

    CARB awards USD 3 million to the Port of Hueneme to fund its ship to shore zero emission energy project.

  • 19 June 2020
    Business developments & projects, Environment, Outlook & strategy, Transition

    The number of members of the Green Marine environmental certification program has been steadily increasing, according to the program’s latest performance report.