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Posted: 2 months ago

EMSA, ECDC publish COVID-19 guidance for cruise ships

Earlier this week, the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) and the European Centre for Disease Co...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

ESPO: EU taxonomy should recognise ports’ decarbonisation, greening strategies

The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) said it supports the initial aim of the EU taxonomy fram...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

New EU Transport Strategy: Ports suggest two-step approach

The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) has proposed a two-step approach to the new EU Transport...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

European ports urge for financial backing to overcome economic woes

European ports have managed to remain open and maintain their activities during the coronavirus cris...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Air Quality Still Top Environmental Priority for European Ports

Air quality continues to be the top environmental priority of the European ports this year as well. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

European Ports Support Call for Harmonized Action on Scrubbers

ESPO voices support for EU proposal to discuss a harmonized approach on scrubbers at IMO level. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ESPO: ‘Polluter Pays’ Principle Not Fully Implemented

ESPO: ports or responsible ships likely to pay for unreasonable quantities of garbage. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ESPO: Air Quality Remains Top Priority of European Ports

ESPO has published an environmental report for 2018, listing top 10 environmental priorities of the ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

EU Parliament Supports Tax Exemption for Ships Using Onshore Power Supply

Transport Committee supports the removal of taxes for ships using shore-side electricity. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

European Ports Push for Stricter ‘Polluter Pays’ Principle

European ports do not want to carry the costs of “unreasonable amounts” of garbage deliv...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

ESPO: IMO Must Deliver on CO2 Cap for Shipping

Europe should pile on the pressure on the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) to increase effo...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

EU Parliament Gives Nod to Port Regulation

On December 14, 2016, the European Parliament supported a set of new rules governing ports in the Eu...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Interview: LNG Could Solve Emissions Issue in EU Ports

A new regulation requiring the gross mass of a container to be verified before it is loaded onto a s...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Industry: Urgent EU Action Needed on Container Weighting

An urgent, coordinated action by national authorities regarding SOLAS container weighting rules is n...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Air Quality a Top Priority for European Ports

The leading issue of European ports is still air quality which remains the number one environmental ...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

European Sea Ports Organisation Welcomes TRAN Deal

The Transport Committee of the European Parliament has expressed its support (29 in favor, 13 agains...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Growing Trade and Mega Ships Top Euro Ports Concern List

Growing and clustered traffic volumes, larger ships and the cost of subsequent adaptation of port an...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

ESPO Voices Concerns about Juncker Plan

The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) has voiced concerns about the impact of the new European ...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Port of Lisbon Dredging Project Shortlisted for ESPO Award

The next project shortlisted for this year’s ESPO comes from Lisbon and looks at new ways to preserv...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

ESPO Applauds First Reading Agreement on Clean Fuel Strategy

Negotiators for the European Parliament and the Council reached an informal first reading agreement ...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

ESPO Urges Parliament to Reach Agreement on Clean Fuel Strategy before EU Elections

Today, the European Parliament and Council are meeting in a so-called “trilogue” on the Clean Fuel S...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

ESPO Urges EU to Reach Deal on LNG Bunkering Network

The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) has called on the Parliament and Council of the European ...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

ESPO Supports Balanced Approach on LNG

The Transport Committee of the European Parliament on Monday, 25 November,  voted the Fidanza report...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

ESPO Supports LNG Refuelling Points at Core TEN-T Ports

Transport Committee of the European Parliament voted the Fidanza report on the Commission proposal f...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

ESPO Awards PERS Certificates to Greek and Italian Ports

On 20 February, ESPO awarded five new PERS certificates during a seminar held in Piraeus. ESPO congr...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

ESPO Concerned about Obligation to Equip Core Ports with LNG Facilities

The Commission yesterday launched the so-called ‘Clean Fuel for Transport Package’. This consist of ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago