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Environmental Groups Take Aim at Retail Giants as Ocean Freight Polluters

July 22, 2021Two environmental groups have thrown down the gauntlet to 15 of the world’s most prominent companies, demanding they achieve emissions-free ocean shipping by 2030.

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VW Funding Webinar June 9, 11:00am PT

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Secure Funding for California Combustion Freight & Marine Projects – July 21 Webinar

Watch this webinar recording to learn about the second solicitation of $26 million in Volkswagen Settlement funding available to entities throughout California for Combustion Freight and Marine Projects.

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VW Funding Solcitation Open

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VW Funding for Combustion Freight and Marine Projects Available Statewide in California

July 7, 2021For a comprensive overview of available funding, join South Coast AQMD for a one-hour complimentary webinar on July 21st at 11:00am PT.

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Carnival Cruise’s New LNG-Run Ship Makes U.S. Debut in Port Canaveral

June 11, 2021Carnival Cruise Line’s Mardi Gras, made her U.S. debut, docking for the first time at Port Canaveral’s Cruise Terminal 3, built specifically for this vessel which is the first in the Americas powered by LNG. Port Canaveral-based Carnival Freedom and Carnival Liberty joined Mardi Gras as she made her way down the cruise channel.

via NGV Journal

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Battery Storage, Hydrogen High on Agenda for Port Oakland Green Power Shift

June 8, 2021The Port of Oakland will place hydrogen and battery storage as a priority for the port’s future power resilience.

via Port Technology International

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Maersk CEO Proposes Tax on Ship Fuel to Accelerate Green Innovation

June 3, 2021A.P. Moller-Maersk’s (Maersk) CEO has proposed a global tax on diesel ship fuel to encourage carriers, shippers and other stakeholders to pursue environmentally friendly technologies and operations.

via Port Technology

VW Funding Webinar June 9, 11:00am PT

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VW Funding for Combustion Freight and Marine Projects Available Statewide in June

May 27, 2021For a comprensive overview of available funding, join South Coast AQMD for a one-hour complimentary webinar on June 9th at 11:00am PT.

VW Funding Webinar June 9, 11:00am PT

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Secure Funding for California Combustion Freight & Marine Projects

Watch this webinar recording from the SCAQMD to learn about the second solicitation of $26 million in Volkswagen Settlement funding available to entities throughout California for Combustion Freight and Marine Projects.

In partnership with:

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Zero-Carbon Fuels and Marine Shipping: Both a Will and a Way?

May 25, 2021Eliminating GHG emissions from marine shipping is an enormous undertaking, but the technological path forward has been reasonably clear for a few years. What has been missing is the requisite will among the shipping industry and regional and international regulators to require and implement the steps that need to be taken.

via Greenbiz

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Adopt-a-Port: Chevron further bets on alliance to help fleets shift to biogas

May 12, 2021Chevron Corporation announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Chevron is investing an additional $20 million in the Adopt-a-Port initiative with Clean Energy Fuels.

via NGV Journal

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US: Port of Tacoma expected to offer LNG bunkering service in 2023

May 10, 2021Puget LNG, LLC and GAC Bunker Fuels Limited have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to cooperate in the supply and sale of LNG marine fuel from Puget LNG’s terminal to GAC’s customers in the Pacific Northwest.

via NGV Journal

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Port cities are key to reducing maritime carbon emissions

May 10, 2021Port cities offer a vital — and overlooked — way to help decarbonize the global economy. The maritime sector has been seen as a laggard in decarbonizing, but port cities are perfectly positioned to help catalyze a reduction in shipping emissions

via Greenbiz

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Crowley completes first US design for fully electric tug with autonomous technology

April 20, 2021Crowley Engineering Services has completed the design of the first fully electric US tugboat with autonomous technology.

via Green Car Congress

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New study confirms LNG reduces shipping emissions by up to 23%

April 20, 2021An update to the research study ‘Lifecycle GHG Emission Study on the use of LNG as Marine Fuel’ commissioned by SGMF (Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel) and SEA-LNG in 2018/2019 has confirmed that greenhouse gas reductions of up to 23% are achievable from LNG as a marine fuel.

via NGV Journal

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Northwest Ports to Phase Out Maritime Emissions by 2050

April 14, 2021The Northwest Ports of Vancouver, Seattle, and Tacoma, and the Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) have committed to phasing out emissions from seaport-related activities by 2050.

via Port Technology

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ABB to provide power and propulsion solution for 10 all-electric ferries

April 13, 2021ABB has secured a contract with Spanish shipbuilder Astilleros Gondán to supply the all-electric power solution for fast 40-meter urban passenger ferries transporting up to 540 passengers each across Lisbon’s Tagus river.

via Green Car Congress