Europe – Page 9

  • ABP annual review
    News

    Sustainability efforts see renewable projects

    2020-07-06T18:05:00Z

    A major UK port operator is continuing to transform its ports and terminals into low carbon, resilient hubs to help build sustainable supply chains.

  • Svea transshipment terminal
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    Rail operations help green new terminal

    2020-07-03T13:42:00Z

    Emissions-cutting rail transport will play a major role in the operations of a new transshipment terminal soon to be operational in Sweden.

  • The 2019 ESPO Award winner was the Port of Dover Photo: ESPO
    News

    Port-city projects in the running for top award

    2020-07-02T13:52:00Z

    Seven innovative port-city projects which focus on efficiency are in the running for the 2020 ESPO Award.

  • Norway has long thrown its weight behind autonomous shipping Photo: Port of Trondheim
    News

    Norway spearheads green ship automation

    2020-07-01T10:03:00Z

    Norway is at the forefront of a port automation project which seeks to reduce the environmental impact of waterborne transport, writes Anne-Marie Causer

  • Container Terminal Altenwerder
    News

    Climate-neutral terminal retains status

    2020-06-24T19:56:00Z

    The only certified climate-neutral container terminal in the world has retained its status as it continues to reduce its carbon emissions.

  • zero-emission ferries
    News

    Zero-emission ferries for Norway

    2020-06-22T22:37:00Z

    Two zero-emission battery powered ferries have been ordered by a Norwegian operator that will help the country move further towards sustainable shipping and port operations.

  • Europe is demonstrating its commitment to hydrogen production Photo: Port of Antwerp
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    Germany's green hydrogen strategy

    2020-06-16T10:46:00Z

    Germany intends to ramp up its focus on green hydrogen as a key way to help decarbonise its marine sector.

  • Valencia has plenty of green projects in the pipeline Photo: Goodnighmoon/Wikipedia CC BY-SA 4.0
    News

    Mitigating against climate change

    2020-06-08T13:28:00Z

    The Port of Valencia says it’s at the frontline of investment against climate change committing to produce zero emissions by 2030.

  • Container Exchange Route
    News

    Autonomous transport service tender

    2020-06-05T14:53:00Z

    A Dutch port authority has published a request for tenders (RFT) for the provision of a new transport service that will incorporate autonomous vehicles and reduce congestion while improving container handling efficiency.

  • The consortium says it's committed to promoting emissions-free inland waterway transport Photo: ZES
    News

    Emissions-free barge concept

    2020-06-03T10:27:00Z

    A consortium is working on making Dutch inland waterway shipping more sustainable in line with Paris Climate Agreement goals.

  • Le Havre is getting even smarter digitally Photo: HAROPA
    News

    Smart port city champion gets smarter

    2020-06-02T13:25:00Z

    France’s largest port has secured funding to develop digital solutions for increased efficiency and environmental performance.

  • shore power
    News

    Shore power uptake solutions

    2020-05-29T12:15:00Z

    New research addressing barriers to shore power in UK ports has proposed a green maritime fund, the removal of shoreside electricity taxes and a goal-based approach to help the industry meet emissions reductions targets.

  • BPA economic recovery plan
    News

    Green Maritime Fund proposed for UK recovery

    2020-05-21T19:01:00Z

    A new COVID-19 economic recovery plan for the UK proposes a Green Maritime Fund to drive sustainable development and help stimulate growth consistent with net zero aims.

  • Port of Esbjerg
    News

    Offshore wind investment

    2020-05-18T01:27:00Z

    Up to one billion Danish kroner will be invested into new infrastructure facilities at a Danish port to support the wind turbine industry.

  • DP World Constanta has upgraded its terminal legacy system to a Navis N4 Photo: DP World
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    Operational boost for Romanian terminal

    2020-05-12T10:30:00Z

    The goal of increasing operational efficiency is the reason behind one terminal’s investment in a new terminal operating system.

  • The City of Bergen has already asked the port to put into effect a limit on the number of calls and passengers a day Photo: Eivind Senneset and Bergen Tourist Board
    News

    Bergen targets sustainable cruise

    2020-05-05T11:01:00Z

    The Port of Bergen has established a strategy for reducing the environmental impact from cruiseships, writes Susan Parker

  • bremenports
    News

    Major CO2 emissions reduction

    2020-05-01T01:28:00Z

    A German port management company has reduced C02 emissions by 70% over five years in line with its sustainability strategy.

  • Seabin at the Port of Dover
    News

    SeaBins clean up UK port

    2020-04-24T12:36:00Z

    Three SeaBins have been installed at a UK port to help keep surrounding waters clean and promote a healthy marine ecosystem.

  • energy port
    News

    Energy port to be built in the Netherlands

    2020-04-21T11:14:00Z

    A dredge sludge depot in the Netherlands will be developed into an energy port to play a crucial part in realising wind farms in the North Sea and help meet the needs of Europe''s energy transition.

  • green cargo network
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    Swedish port set for rail cargo

    2020-04-16T20:14:00Z

    A new Swedish port is now set to handle rail cargo to help meet the demand for sustainable transport.