Port invites industry to join new eco-friendly scheme
Port Metro Vancouver (PMV) has announced an exceptional year-end result, handling 135 million tonnes of cargo last year, a nine percent increase to that of 2012.
The Port of Los Angeles has received the prestigious Lloyd’s List Global Award in the Environment category.
The Port of New York and New Jersey has become the latest port to offer financial incentives to ship operators that use their newest and cleanest vessels when calling the port.
The Port of Los Angeles has become the first US port to adopt an international clean air program that rewards ocean carriers for bringing their newest and cleanest vessels to the port.
The Port of Los Angeles is working with the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) to develop incentive program strategies to participate in the Environmental Ship Index (ESI) Program, which starts in 2012.