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Shanghai's wide-scale RTG electrification programme led to a 47% reduction in energy consumption

Shanghai's wide-scale RTG electrification programme led to a 47% reduction in energy consumption

DP World looks to Tesla technology
DP World Group Chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem and Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk have discussed the potential uses of Tesla technology for DP World’s global operations. 14 Feb 2017 - Port Strategy
Haifa stung by environmental fines
Israel's Ministry of Environmental Protection has fined the Port of Haifa 2.2 million shekels ($570,000) for violating air pollution regulations. 04 Jan 2017 - Port Strategy
LA cash-rich for green equipment
The Port of Angeles has secured a US$5.8 million state grant to purchase and test a new fleet of 25 zero and near-zero emission yard tractors at the Everport marine container terminal. 19 Dec 2016 - Port Strategy
Hamburg emissions pilot bears fruit
The Hamburg Port Authority’s pilot emissions project with Kii, a leading Internet of Things (IoT) provider, is allowing the port authority to analyse its pollution output and tackle the source of any problem. 07 Dec 2016 - Port Strategy
Power source
More ports are turning to renewable sources to power operations, finds John Bensalhia 05 Dec 2016 - Port Strategy
Gothenburg supports development of fossil-free fuel
Following Preem's investment of 355 million kronor in a new facility at the Port of Gothenburg a year ago, annual production has been doubled to help meet the government's strict emission targets. 30 Nov 2016 - Port Strategy
ESPO award for Bremenports
Bremenports GmbH & Co. has been awarded the 2016 ESPO Award for its strategies in safeguarding and upgrading the nature and ecosystem in the port area. 11 Nov 2016 - Port Strategy
Maersk and LA to measure green benefits
Maersk Line and the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are partnering to measure the environmental benefits of a US$125 million upgrade for 12 Maersk container ships. 08 Nov 2016 - Port Strategy
Global operators spearhead environmental initiative
The third annual joint ‘GO GREEN’ environmental initiative launched by the big marine terminal operators has seen companies raise the bar in promoting environmental stewardship. 19 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Reducing greenhouse gases
The Montreal Port Authority (MPA) is implementing a project that will reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by optimising truck routes to and from terminals located on Port of Montreal territory. 06 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
ESPO award 2016
Bremen, Cartagena, Dunkirk, Guadeloupe and Riga have been shortlisted for the eighth European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) Award on Societal Integration of Ports. 28 Sep 2016 - Port Strategy
Los Angeles marks green bond US first
The Port of Angeles has expanded its commitment to sustainability by issuing US$35.2 million in green bonds as part of a larger debt refinancing project. 19 Sep 2016 - Port Strategy
Hull windfarm blade facility nears completion
Siemens’ new facility in Hull dedicated to building blades for offshore wind turbines for the UK domestic market is approaching completion. 16 Aug 2016 - Port Strategy
Greener hull cleaning at Rotterdam
Greener hull cleaning is coming to the waters of the Port of Rotterdam courtesy of GAC EnvironHull. 03 Aug 2016 - Port Strategy
Murky waters
There are lessons to be learnt from Miami's dredging-related issues, explains Stevie Knight 03 Aug 2016 - Port Strategy
Green certification for DP World
DP World London Gateway Port has been awarded the green Planet Mark for demonstrating a commitment to carbon emissions reductions. 21 Jul 2016 - Port Strategy
EMR invests in Tilbury facility
EMR has signed a new 25-year lease with the Port of Tilbury to make a significant commitment to remaining in its existing Tilbury Dock facility. 16 May 2016 - Port Strategy
Southampton pioneers drone coverage of Leixões
Underwater, unmanned autonomous vehicles (UAVs) will scan the ocean and gather environmental information for management of one of Europe’s busiest ports. 12 May 2016 - Port Strategy
European countries holding back digitalisation
The Association of European Vehicle Logistics has said that legal uncertainty and a lack of uniform implementation of exiting European and International legislation by Member States is holding back EU wide digitalisation. 26 Apr 2016 - Port Strategy
ESPO: Top environmental priorities for ports
ESPO has released results from its recent environmental review 2016, with the aim to update the top ten environmental priorities of European ports. 29 Mar 2016 - Port Strategy