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December 12, 2017

Green Marine ship owners announce reduction in GHG emissions

Quebec City, December 12, 2017 – Ship owners participating in the Green Marine environmental certification program have demonstrated leadership in reducing greenhouse gases (GHG). Green Marine’s first carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) emissions data gathering and analysis indicate an average annual reduction in GHG intensity of 1.4%. This initiative was undertaken to better gauge Green Marine’s […]

Green Marine ship owners announce reduction in GHG emissions

GreenPort Congress America

December 6, 2017

May 16 to 18, 2018, GreenPort Congress America Conference, is taking place for the first time in Baltimore at the Baltimore Convention Centre and hosted by the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore, the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and the Maryland Department of the Environment, and will concentrate on Greener Ports and Smart Ports. In […]

Federal Fleet Services joins Green Marine

December 1, 2017

Quebec City, Quebec, December 1, 2017 – Federal Fleet Services has made its auxiliary oiler replenishment ship, the M/V Asterix, the very first naval fleet auxiliary vessel to join Green Marine, which is the largest voluntary environmental certification program for North America’s maritime industry. A former containership, the M/V Asterix was retrofitted at Federal Fleet […]

The Port of Montreal plants 375 trees

November 24, 2017

The Port of Montreal is joining forces with Soverdi and Alliance forêt urbaine to extend the canopy of greenery on its lands. As a first step, this new partnership will plant 375 trees. Planting new trees is part of the Port of Montreal’s commitment to improve the quality of life of its employees and the neighbourhood, as well as […]

GreenTech 2018 call for speakers

November 15, 2017

Green Marine is heading West for it’s 11th annual conference. GreenTech 2018 will take place in Vancouver, B.C. at the Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel. Green Marine welcomes proposals for presentations from marine transportation community members focusing on real-life experiences, case studies and/or leading edge research that show delegates how best practices, new technologies and […]

Fednav Receives Environmental Protection Award

November 15, 2017

Fednav Limited, one of Green Marine’s founding members, received the celebrated IBJ Bulk Ship Operator Environmental Protection Award at a gala dinner organized by the International Bulk Journal, yesterday in Amsterdam. This award spotlights Fednav’s excellence in environmental stewardship in the maritime trade, along with its leadership in the implementation of the highest industry operating […]

Kildair Service ULC joins Green Marine

November 1, 2017

Sorel-Tracy, Quebec, November 1, 2017 – Kildair Service ULC has just joined Green Marine – the largest voluntary environmental certification program in North America for the maritime industry. The company operates a marine terminal with cutting-edge technology and now has 15 oil storage tanks in Sorel-Tracy. “It is important for us to meet the highest […]

EPA’s 12th Annual Partners Meeting of the Southeast Diesel Collaborative

October 31, 2017

On November 29th and 30th, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and its partners in eight southern states in agriculture, construction, transportation, shipping, energy and the environment will come together at the Wyndham Atlanta Galleria, in Atlanta, Georgia, for its 12th Annual Partners Meeting of the Southeast Diesel Collaborative (SEDC). This year’s meeting will also include a […]

Green Marine celebrates its 10th anniversary today!

October 23, 2017

On October 23, 2007, 10 years ago today, the Green Marine environmental program was officially launched at the Port of Quebec. The voluntary initiative then counted 34 participants, compared to the 114 now in the program. In this festive day, we suggest you a behind-the-scene tour of the program’s inception through this genesis story written […]

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Green Marine ship owners announce reduction in GHG emissions

December 12, 2017

Quebec City, December 12, 2017 – Ship owners participating in the Green Marine environmental certification program have demonstrated leadership in reducing greenhouse gases (GHG). Green Marine’s first carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) emissions data gathering and analysis indicate an average annual reduction in GHG intensity of 1.4%. This initiative was undertaken to better gauge Green Marine’s […]

Federal Fleet Services joins Green Marine

December 1, 2017

Quebec City, Quebec, December 1, 2017 – Federal Fleet Services has made its auxiliary oiler replenishment ship, the M/V Asterix, the very first naval fleet auxiliary vessel to join Green Marine, which is the largest voluntary environmental certification program for North America’s maritime industry. A former containership, the M/V Asterix was retrofitted at Federal Fleet […]

Kildair Service ULC joins Green Marine

November 1, 2017

Sorel-Tracy, Quebec, November 1, 2017 – Kildair Service ULC has just joined Green Marine – the largest voluntary environmental certification program in North America for the maritime industry. The company operates a marine terminal with cutting-edge technology and now has 15 oil storage tanks in Sorel-Tracy. “It is important for us to meet the highest […]

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November 2017
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  • All Canadian port authorities now Green Marine participants
  • Seaway and port authorities’ flood response

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