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January 25, 2017

Green Marine releases its new performance indicators for underwater noise

Quebec City, Wednesday, January 25, 2017 – Green Marine is broadening the scope of its North American environmental certification program by adding two performance indicators dealing with underwater noise emanating from ships and port activities respectively, with the goal of reducing the impact on marine mammals. By wading into this emerging issue, Green Marine is […]

Green Marine releases its new performance indicators for underwater noise

An Exemplary Maritime Partnership That’s Expanding!

January 17, 2017

Quebec City, January 17, 2017 – The partnership formed to collect data on cetacean observations in Eastern and Northern Canada is widening its scope. The voluntary program originated from the collaboration of Desgagnés and the Réseau d’Observation de Mammifères Marins (ROMM) in May 2015. For almost two years now, 18 vessels within the Desgagnés fleet […]

Port Corpus Christi becomes first Texan port to join Green Marine

November 3, 2016

Port Corpus Christi, ranked the fifth largest port in the United States in total tonnage, is the newest participant in Green Marine, the largest voluntary environmental program for the maritime industry in North America.

New Orleans Terminal, LLC joins Green Marine

October 27, 2016

New Orleans Terminal (N.O.T.) LLC has signed up as a participant in Green Marine, the leading voluntary environmental initiative for the continent’s maritime industry. N.O.T. is a container stevedore and terminal operator in the Port of New Orleans…

Green Marine welcomes a 16th U.S. port

October 4, 2016

Green Marine is pleased to welcome the Port of Olympia among its participants. The Port of Olympia is the 16th U.S. port to join the Green Marine environmental program, bringing the total of Green Marine participants to…

Port of New Orleans COO Elected to Green Marine Board of Directors

June 17, 2016

NEW ORLEANS – Green Marine, an environmental certification program for the North American marine industry, elected Port of New Orleans Chief Operating Officer Brandy Christian to its Board of Directors during its annual conference last month. “Brandy Christian’s nomination shows a high-level of commitment to sustainability from the Port of New Orleans,” said Green Marine […]

GREEN MARINE AND RIGHTSHIP COLLABORATE TO ADVANCE ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY IN THE MARITIME SECTOR

June 2, 2016

Green Marine and RightShip signed a Memorandum of Understanding underscoring a new collaboration to advance environmental sustainability in the maritime sector. The MoU, signed yesterday during Green Marine’s 9th Annual Conference, GreenTech 2016, in Quebec City, Quebec, will serve as a framework to establish a productive working relationship with an overall view of contributing to the reduction of the marine industry’s environmental footprint and encouraging the industry to continuously improve its environmental performance…

GREEN MARINE PARTICIPANTS CONTINUE TO ADVANCE THEIR ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE

May 31, 2016

Quebec City, Tuesday, May 31, 2016 – This morning Green Marine, a North American environmental certification program, unveiled its participants’ environmental performance results for the year 2015 as part of the opening session of its GreenTech 2016 conference taking place at the Hilton Québec until tomorrow. Green Marine’s participants maintained an overall average of 3.2 […]

Northwest Seaport Alliance joins Green Marine certification program

May 2, 2016

Tacoma, WA, May 2, 2016 – The Northwest Seaport Alliance has signed on to participate in Green Marine, North America’s largest voluntary environmental certification program for the maritime industry. Green Marine encourages its participants—ship owners, ports and terminals—to reduce their environmental footprint related to air quality, greenhouse gases, spill prevention, stormwater treatment, noise and other […]

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November 2016
  • Port emissions inventory tool
  • New Orleans starts a new chapter
  • Underwater noise indicators

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