Regulatory framework ‘vital’ for emissions reduction, says PSA and ONE

Regulation will be “vital” for ports and vessels to reduce emissions, argues one of the world’s largest shipping liners. Ocean Network Express (ONE) and PSA Corporation (PSA) have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to progress innovative green solutions. In an interview with PTI, an ONE spokesperson said challenges facing industry – such as […]

Valenciaport to build electrical substation

The Port Authority of València (PAV) will build a new electrical substation at the port. The PAV has already begun the process for the execution the connection for the substation with a budget of €2.8 million ($3.32 million). The Port is also preparing specifications for the construction of the electrical substation itself, which will be […]

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GreenTech 2021: LNG progress shows Baltic Ports working as one

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunkering is available at every Baltic port – highlighting the region’s intent to collectively reduce harmful greenhouse gas emissions. Bogdan Oldakowski, Secretary General of the Baltic Ports Organization (BPO) and CEO of Actia Forum, told PTI that since 2011 the BPO has initiated multi-port projects aimed at developing infrastructure for LNG […]

Electric tug boat for Port of San Diego

Crowley Maritime Corporation will build and operate the first all-electric powered harbour tug boat at San Diego Bay. Over the first 10 years of its use, the operation of the new eWolf will reduce 178 tons of NOX, 2.5 tons of diesel particulate matter, and 3,100 metric tons of CO2 versus a conventional tug. The […]

PSA Antwerp sees potential in Green Straddle Carrier programme

Operatives at PSA Antwerp will conduct studies into dual fuel (hydrogen/diesel) straddle carriers as the terminal operator continues to seek to drive down emissions. The terminal operator told PTI that a hydrogen-diesel dual fuel engine is an “excellent transition technology” for diesel-based straddle carriers, which can be retrofitted with the cells. PSA Antwerp recently conducted a […]