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Tag: green practices

Panama Canal strives towards decarbonisation

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The Panama Canal Authority announced the inauguration of the Emissions Calculator in late October, with the aim to incentivize further the maritime industry to cut emissions. Mr. Alexis Rodriguez, Panama Canal’s Environmental Protection Specialist discusses the new offering at length highlighting that it will help the Panama Canal become a “Carbon Neutral” entity.

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Kandla port to install shore power equipment

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Aiming to align with global regulations and the government's initiative to reduce pollution from shipping, the port has invited tenders for installing power supply equipment to ships calling at the port when they are alongside berth, chairman of Kandla Port Ravi Parmar informed.

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More vessels are now connected to Oakland’s shore power grid

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The port of Oakland has extended its high-voltage cable system to boost access of vessels to shore power grid. Now the port offers a 200-foot cable-on-reel, bolstering efforts to curb diesel emissions from ships.  The Port said the breakthrough will accelerate the program that has helped cut emissions 76 percent in Oakland since 2009.

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Project underway for Thames air quality strategy

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The Port of London Authority is working with the Mayor of London and Transport for London on new research to help it develop an Air Quality Strategy for the tidal Thames. The project involves shore side power, emissions from vessels during trips and an inventory of all emissions from vessels on the river. 

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MEPC71: Good news for the environment?

Oscar Wezenbeek, Managing Director Marine Coatings at AkzoNobel International Paints, comments on MEPC71 decisions and suggests ways to move on with the decarbonisation strategy.  He talks about the challenges that the coatings industry face, highlighting the importance of practical solutions for sustainability, ahead of regulation. 

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