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October 18, 2018

State ferry operator becomes first Green Marine’s participant in Alaska

Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) has signed on as the newest participating member of Green Marine, the largest voluntary environmental program for the maritime industry in North America. The ferry operator becomes the first Green Marine participant in Alaska.

State ferry operator becomes first  Green Marine’s participant in Alaska

Mylene Paquette @ GreenTech 2014

April 23, 2014

This year the certification ceremony features guest speaker Mylène Paquette, the first North American woman to row solo across the North Atlantic Ocean, from Canada to France.

It’s time to register for GreenTech 2014

April 18, 2014

A quick look at the preliminary program, now online, makes it abundantly clear why it’s relevant and worthwhile to take part. Click on the GreenTech tab, on the menu above, to get all the information.

Port of Quebec swings into sustainable actions

April 17, 2014

The Quebec Port Authority has unveiled its first-ever sustainable development action plan.

Seattle ups reward for using low-sulfur bunkers

April 3, 2014

The Port of Seattle has increase the cash available to vessels using bunker fuel with a maximum sulphur content of 0.10 per cent while at berth.

8 new members join Green Marine!

March 31, 2014

February and March have been months of great membership recruitment for the environmental program.

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.

A GLOBE Award nomination!

March 10, 2014

Green Marine’s environmental program is one of three finalists for the GLOBE Foundation’s 2014 Association Award for Sustainable Leadership. The winner will be announced March 28th during the closing luncheon of the GLOBE Foundation’s international conference and exposition on business and the environment being held at the Pan Pacific Hotel in Vancouver, B.C. The award […]

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 […]

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State ferry operator becomes first Green Marine’s participant in Alaska

October 18, 2018

Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) has signed on as the newest participating member of Green Marine, the largest voluntary environmental program for the maritime industry in North America. The ferry operator becomes the first Green Marine participant in Alaska.

Port of Stockton joins Green Marine’s ranks

October 15, 2018

The Port of Stockton in San Joaquin Valley is the newest Green Marine participant and the third California port authority to become part of the largest voluntary environmental certification program for North America’s maritime industry.

Port of San Diego joins Green Marine

September 14, 2018

San Diego, California, September 14, 2018 – As champions in the safekeeping and environmental care of San Diego Bay and its diverse ecosystems, the Port of San Diego has enrolled in Green Marine, North America’s largest voluntary environmental certification program for the maritime industry. “Year after year, we set environmental goals and measure our green […]

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