Green issues / Sustainability

News & Analysis

Ship-to-shore power, pictured, is just one of the many ways the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are working to transform themselves into zero-emissions operations.
22 Jul 2016
The Port of Long Beach says its power needs won't be threatened by ongoing green efforts.
14 Jul 2016
The use of shore power is being studied to supplement the set-up of emission control areas at China's main commercial shipping centers.
13 Jul 2016
The first steps were taken Tuesday toward development of a new zero-emission terminal at the Port of Los Angeles.
30 Jun 2016
U.S. ports could tap billions in funding from Volkswagen’s settlement with the federal government and Californian authorities on emission violations.
13 Jun 2016
California took another step Friday toward meeting the governor’s goal of a zero-emissions freight transportation environment.
19 May 2016
New emissions regulations are impacting the cost of shipping to various degrees.

Commentary

China finally bit the bullet and issued national rules to curb emissions from ships at its main port areas.

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