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  • The terminal is designed to accommodate Carnival Corporation's new class of next-generation green cruise ships

    Barcelona LNG terminal


    Carnival Corporation & plc has released artist renderings of its second cruise terminal at the Port of Barcelona, which will be Europe''s newest LNG cruise terminal when it opens in 2018.

  • At the moment, larger ships, including cruise ships have to sail along the Giudecca Canal close to the Doges Palace and Saint Marks Square to reach the passenger terminal

    Larger vessels vs the community


    The green light given to a new terminal development in Venice has drawn criticism from the cruise industry over what has been called a totally ‘unworkable solution’.

  • Carnival will equip more than 85 of its vessels with scrubbers through 2020

    Carnival gets ahead with scrubber installations


    Carnival Corporation plc is to install and certify Gas Cleaning Systems (EGCS) on 60 ships across its global fleet, meaning that it’s on course to equip more than 85 of its vessels through 2020.

  • Princess Cruises fined $40m Photo: Courtesy of Princess Cruises

    Princess Cruises fined for oil dumping


    Princess Cruise Lines has pleaded guilty to seven federal charges in an illegal ocean pollution case involving dumping oily waste at sea.

  • The Brooklyn Cruise Terminal in New York has installed shore power Photo: NY Cruise

    Shore side power at Brooklyn Cruise Terminal


    The Brooklyn Cruise Terminal in New York has installed shore power, only the second US Atlantic coast cruise terminal after Halifax in Nova Scotia, to do so.

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    CLIA cruise vision for the Baltic


    Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Europe has a new initiative for the cruise industry in the Baltic region which aims to foster solutions for cruise tourism by bringing stakeholders closer together to respond to the issues the region faces.

  • NABU’s Dietmar Oeliger said that the cruise industry is not doing as much as it can to preserve the environment

    GreenPort Cruise: Spearheading green initiatives


    The host of this year’s GreenPort Cruise conference, the Venice Port Authority, is no stranger to environmental issues and Venice Passenger terminal is in many ways spearheading green initiatives for the whole industry.

  • 'Aidaprima' is fuelled directly from an LNG truck on the quay at Hamburg

    Adopting a new source of power for cruise ships


    When Carnival Corporation’s AIDAsol sailed into the Port of Hamburg in Germany in May 2015, it also charted a course that may set the cruise industry on a new path for powering its vessels, writes Tom Strang, senior vice president, maritime affairs, Carnival Corporation.

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    Peace Boat signs agreement for Ecoship


    Peace Boat and DNV GL have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to form a partnership to develop the Ecoship cruise ship.

  • The Silverstream System improves the vessel’s operational efficiency

    Cruise drives clean tech uptake


    Silverstream Technologies, specialist in air lubrication technology, said that the cruise sector is driving clean technology uptake driven by the 0.5% sulphur emissions regulation coming into force in 2020.

  • At the Hamburg Cruise Terminal, Stemmann-Technik has installed a rolling onshore power supply system for cruise ships

    Powering cruise vessels


    German energy expert, Stemmann-Technik, has completed onshore power supply projects for cruise ship terminals at the ports of Hamburg and Shanghai and supplied a charging system for a new electric ferry.

  • The green cruise ship will aim to sail in 2020

    'World's greenest' cruise ship


    The design for the ‘world’s greenest’ cruise ship was announced at COP21 in Paris and its maiden voyage is scheduled for 2020.

  • Port Authority of Savona and Costa Cruises have signed an agreement

    Sustainable cruise development


    The Port Authority of Savona and Costa Cruises have signed a three year agreement for the development of sustainability in the cruise sector.

  • The Port network of Rome and Lazio has won the ESPO port of the month award

    Rome green cruise achievements


    The Port network of Rome and Lazio has won the ESPO port of the month award for its green cruise and ferry achievements.

  • Patrick Hicks opened this year's GreenPort Cruise conference

    Making cruising greener


    This year’s GreenPort Cruise conference, hosted by Copenhagen Malmo Port, kicked off on 6 October with the added addition of a live blog to keep the whole industry abreast of the latest in sustainability.

  • Diesel-electric and battery propulsion combine with advanced waste heat recovery and green hotel systems in Knud E Hansen's latest design

    Knud E Hansen unveils green cruise concept


    Naval architecture consultancy Knud E Hansen has designed an expedition cruise vessel that it claims is a showcase for green technologies and new passenger features.

  • Carnival is investing as much as US$400m to design, build and install exhaust gas cleaning systems onboard its vessels

    Carnival commits to 2020 sustainability goals


    Carnival Corporation & plc is continuing its commitment to ‘green’ cruising with new sustainability goals that will see it further reduce its carbon footprint and waste through a number of initiatives by 2020.

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    NABU calls for more emission cuts


    As the global cruise industry continues to grow, and with more stringent emissions regulations set to come in to force, the Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union (NABU) is calling for more shipowners to use environmentally friendly emission abatement techniques.

  • Concerns have been expressed over the LCCP because of the pollution it may create Photo: Enderby Riverside Limited

    Concerns raised over new cruise port


    There is concern over a new London cruise terminal given the go ahead by Greenwich council because of the pollution it may create. Those in opposition of the development say that the council is not taking these concerns seriously.

  • GreenTech Group says the Cayman SkyBridge will not “destroy the reefs through massive dredging". Photo: GreenTech Group

    SkyBridge to upgrade Cayman cruising


    The GreenTech Group has submitted plans to upgrade the Cayman Islands’ cruise berthing facilities to include an environmentally-friendly ‘SkyBridge’ helping to protect the Caribbean reefs.