GreenTech

August 28, 2017

GreenTech 2017: a carbon-neutral certified event

The GreenTech 2017 conference held by Green Marine in Fort Lauderdale last May 30 to June 1 received its PLANETAIR certification as a carbon-neutral event. For the fourth consecutive year, Green Marine purchased high-quality carbon offset credits to neutralize the climate footprint of its annual conference. All factors were taken into account, namely the conference […]

GreenTech 2017: a carbon-neutral certified event

Port Emission Inventory Tool (PEIT) workshop video

July 28, 2017

Green Marine organized a workshop at its annual GreenTech conference this past spring to provide guidance on how to use the Port Emission Inventory Tool (PEIT). Transport Canada licensed the use of PEIT to Green Marine last year so that all its member ports in both Canada and the United States would be able to […]

Port of Montreal President & CEO elected to Green Marine Board of Directors

June 9, 2017

Green Marine is pleased to welcome Sylvie Vachon as one of its directors. The Montreal Port Authority President and CEO was elected during the Annual General Meeting held on May 31, 2017, in Fort Lauderdale where Green Marine held its 10th annual conference, GreenTech 2017. “Sylvie Vachon’s nomination shows a high-level commitment to sustainability from […]

BC Ferries expands its Green Marine certification to Fleet Maintenance Unit

June 1, 2017

BC Ferries’ fleet maintenance unit received its first Green Marine certification last night, during the environmental program’s 10th annual conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. BC Ferries’ vessels and terminals have been Green Marine certified since…

Green Marine participants embrace new environmental challenges

May 31, 2017

Green Marine’s participants obtained an overall average of 3.1 on a 1-to-5 scale that has Level 1 requiring the monitoring of regulations and Level 5 reflecting excellence and leadership. The overall average of the participants for all performance indicators has remained quite steady over the past few years even though new indicators have been introduced and the criteria for existing indicators have been made significantly more demanding in several cases…

Official GreenTech 2017 program now posted!

May 11, 2017

Green Marine’s 10th annual conference is fast approaching! The lineup of guests and topics make GreenTech 2017 a gathering not to be missed! A glance at the official program now posted online will convince you of the relevance of attending GreenTech 2017. You will have the opportunity to hear presentations on a range of topics of […]

GreenTech 2017 PRELIMINARY program unveiled!

March 27, 2017

A glance at the preliminary program now posted online will convince you of the relevance of attending GreenTech 2017. You will have the opportunity to hear presentations on a range of topics of current strong interest to the marine transportation industry…

GreenTech 2016: carboneutral certified event

August 18, 2016

GreenTech 2016, held in Quebec City May 30 – June 1, received its PLANETAIR certification as a carboneutral event. For the third consecutive year, Green Marine purchased high-quality carbon offset credits to neutralize the climate footprint of its annual conference. All factors were taken into account: conference site, accommodations, food, supplies, land, air and ferry […]

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 […]

The Green Wave

Green Marine’s newsletter is released every two months and presents all relevant information regarding the environmental program. It also showcases best practices and green initiatives.

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May 2017
  • 10 years & counting…
  • Founding CEOs reflect on steadfast course they charted for Green Marine
  • A look at sustainable shipping – horizon 2027

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