Australasia

  • The hydro and solar-Powered SPARC unit
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    Automatic waterway cleaning solution

    2022-06-01T08:45:00Z

    A Solar Powered Automatic River Cleaner (SPARC) trial at the Port of Brisbane has been accepted into the IAPH World Ports Sustainability Program’s Sustainability Awards, explains Dave MacIntyre

  • The dredge Albratros at work in Lyttelton Harbour
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    Ecosystems rebuild at Lyttelton

    2022-03-01T14:03:00Z

    New Zealand’s Lyttelton Port Company (LPC) has developed an industry-leading approach to biodiversity in its harbour, finds Dave MacIntyre

  • It is anticipated that the Ika Rere ferry will save approximately 640 tonnes of CO2 annually
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    Electric ferry ‘first’

    2022-01-19T14:14:00Z

    What’s said to be the Southern Hemisphere’s first fully electric passenger ferry lhas launched in New Zealand

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    Harnessing renewable power

    2022-01-06T10:20:00Z

    An Australian deepwater port has partnered with a green energy supplier to achive 100% power by reneable energy

  • PON Electric Vehicles
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    Port sustainability award

    2021-12-02T11:47:00Z

    An Australian port’s commitment to environmental, social and governance goals has been recognised

  • Port of Newcastle
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    Developing green hydrogen

    2021-11-08T16:23:00Z

    A green-thinking Australian port is driving forward development of a hydrogen economy.

  • GRESB Score against average
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    ESG award

    2021-10-22T10:58:00Z

    The Port of Newcastle in Australia has been awarded first place in its sector in Oceania and second place globally by global environmental, social and governance (ESG) benchmarker, GRESB.

  • To date, the port has transitioned 75% of its vehicle fleet to electric Photo: Port of Newcastle
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    Port sustainability kudos

    2021-10-18T13:20:00Z

    Australia is demonstrating its commitment to environmental practice with green innovation.

  • POAL
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    Hydrogen refuelling

    2021-06-23T16:01:00Z

    Plans to build a hydrogen refuelling station in New Zealand are gathering pace.

  • Port of Bell Bay
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    Green hydrogen goal

    2021-06-22T11:41:00Z

    Green hydrogen energy is being pursued by an ambitious Australian port.

  • 'Awanuia'
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    Eco-friendly fuel deal

    2021-05-25T11:14:00Z

    Ships will soon be able to bunker eco-friendly fuel at a New Zealand port.

  • Port of Newcastle
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    Sustainable growth with green financing

    2021-05-05T13:00:00Z

    Financing and sustainability have been paired by an Australian port with green ambitions.

  • Proposed port in Exmouth
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    Green port first underway

    2021-04-19T12:15:00Z

    Plans to build Australia’s first ‘green’ port are underway.

  • Port of Townsville
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    Australia invests in hydrogen

    2021-04-14T12:57:00Z

    Australia is being primed for a key role in producing and supplying green hydrogen.

  • Port Anthony
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    Hydrogen project planned for Aus port

    2021-02-12T11:28:00Z

    A large-scale hydrogen production facility will be built and developed at Port Anthony in Australia with planned initial production of 20t per day.

  • A sweeper truck cleaning the Mount Maunganui wharves at Port of Tauranga Photo: Port of Tauranga
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    Tauranga cuts waste and saves money

    2021-02-10T12:41:00Z

    New Zealand’s Port of Tauranga is reaping the benefits of several green initiatives, including achieving a 15.3% reduction in carbon emissions in the last financial year, says Dave MacIntyre.

  • PPA says it now has a clear insight into its emissions profile Photo: PPA
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    Innovative maritime emissions portal

    2020-11-25T14:41:00Z

    Ports can now get hold of a brand new tool to monitor their own emissions data allowing them to take better charge of their environmental impact.

  • Ports Australia
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    Sustainability strategy guide for ports

    2020-09-29T13:57:00Z

    A Port Sustainability Strategy Development Guide has been launched to provide Australian ports with a systematic and robust approach to sustainability.

  • Victoria International Container Terminal
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    LED lighting lowers terminal emissions

    2020-09-28T12:30:00Z

    An Australian terminal has lowered its power consumption and carbon emissions by installing LED lighting on its automated quay cranes.

  • H2X’s portfolio will include locally designed and built heavy and industrial vehicles, including for marine applications Photo: H2X
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    Hydrogen car production to begin in Oz

    2020-08-26T12:52:00Z

    A hydrogen car manufacturer looks set to start producing vehicles from a new plant at Australia’s Port Kembla by 2025.