Industry success stories

October 26, 2018

The Port of Montreal is recognized for its sustainable development initiatives

One of Green Marine’s founding members, the Port of Montreal received the Marine Environment Protection Award for 2018 in the port category from the North American Marine Environment Protection Association…

The Port of Montreal is recognized for its sustainable development initiatives

New icebreaker launched by Fednav

March 21, 2014

The Nunavik is equipped with the latest environmental technologies, such as a Tier II engine that reduces nitrogen oxide emissions by 20 per cent.

Duluth receives green infrastructure grant

February 24, 2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded a $250,000 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grant to the City of Duluth to fund green infrastructure projects to improve water quality in the Lake Superior Basin. Duluth is the first of 16 cities to receive funding in the initial round of EPA’s new Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Shoreline […]

Fednav receives Lloyd’s List North American Maritime Award

February 19, 2014

The Environment award recognizes the contribution by an individual, company or association from the maritime industry towards an improved outcome for the environment.

CSL recognized for responsible ship dismantling

February 3, 2014

NGO Shipbreaking Platform noted that Canada Steamship Lines has taken the additional step of having its ships dismantled (and recycled as much as possible) within Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries only.

Canadian West Coast ports integrate global rating system to incentivize efficiency

January 27, 2014

Port Metro Vancouver and Prince Rupert Port Authority have become the first in the world to offer discounted harbour dues to the most energy-efficient oceangoing vessels as determined by the ‘A-to-G’ Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emission rating.

McKeil Marine wins green award

November 29, 2013

The Hamilton Port Authority (HPA) bestowed its 2013 Environmental Excellence Award to McKeil Marine Limited to recognize the company’s dedication to environmental stewardship.

Coriolis II sets sail for South America

November 22, 2013

The Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski (ISMER) research vessel will cast off from Halifax in January headed for Argentina on its first international mission.

Number of greener vessels on the rise

November 13, 2013

No less than five new more efficient, environmentally friendly vessels are now in service.

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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November 2018
  • Vast GHG emissions reduction on IMO horizon
  • Washington State Ferries plies cleaner future
  • WWF-Canada’s President discusses supporter role

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