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Analysis: Sanctions busting Caspian Sea is drying up, new ships needed

Aktau, Kazakhstan (PortSEurope) January 26, 2023 – Recently, the lowering water level in the Caspian Sea has accelerated so much that it is jeopardising...

Port of Barcelona attributes 40% of growth to digitisation

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) January 12, 2023 – The Port Community of Barcelona has said that the digitalisation – by freight forwarders,...

Port of València joins EU ECCLIPSE project

València, Spain (PortSEurope) January 10, 2023 – The port facilities managed by the Port Authority of València (APV) are preparing for the...

Enel and Costa Crociere to cooperate on sustainable maritime mobility

Genoa, Italy (PortSEurope) January 6, 2023 – Enel and Costa Crociere are to cooperate to promote sustainable maritime mobility for cruises. A Memorandum...

First hydrogen test for the refuelling station in Valencia port

Valencia, Spain (PortSEurope) January 2, 2023 – In January, the first hydrogen loading tests will be carried out at the Port of Valencia’s Hydrogen...

Spinelli invests in new Gottwald crane in Port of Genoa

Genoa, Italy (PortSEurope) December 21, 2022 – The Spinelli group has announced the arrival of the new Konecranes Gottwald crane of sixth generation...

Koper port to have second largest solar plant in Slovenia

Koper, Slovenia (PortSEurope) December 16, 2022 – The second largest solar power plant in Slovenia with a total power of 3 megawatts will be built in the...

Port of Livorno presents plan for dock electrification

Livorno, Italy (PortSEurope) December 13, 2022 – The Port of Livorno has presented its plan for dock electrification which will also include the port of...

Voltalia, TAQA Arabia plan green energy cluster in Egypt

Port Said, Egypt (PortSEurope) December 8, 2022 – France’s Voltalia SA and Egyptian energy company TAQA Arabia have signed a memorandum of...

EU Emission Trading System maritime outcome must be measured against carbon and business leakage – ESPO

Brussels, Belgium (PortSEurope) December 5, 2022 – For the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO), EU Emission Trading System (EU ETS) maritime outcome...

Dutch delegation visits hydrogen facilities in Port of València

València, Spain (PortSEurope) December 1, 2022 – A delegation from the Dutch Ministry of Climate and Energy has visited the hydrogen generation...

Ports of Genoa to provide dockside electricity

Genoa, Italy (PortSEurope) November 25, 2022 – Ports of Genoa has announced plans to provide six berths for cruise ships and ferries with dockside...

Hutchison Ports BEST terminal has installed 1,832 solar panels

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) November 24, 2022 – Hutchison Ports BEST terminal has installed 1,832 solar panels on its buildings in the port of...

Damietta Port Authority signs agreement to promote sustainable technology

Damietta, Egypt (PortSEurope) November 22, 2022 – Damietta Port Authority has signed an agreement to promote sustainable technology at the port. A...

A well-designed maritime EU Emission Trading System with dedicated funding will accelerate the greening of the shipping sector

Brussels, Belgium (PortSEurope) November 22, 2022 – Europe’s ports continue to support the extension of the EU Emission Trading System (EU ETS) to the...

Atlantic Council consults with Valenciaport on the environment

València, Spain (PortSEurope) November 21, 2022 – The Atlantic Council has consulted with Valenciaport on issues concerning the environment including...

Piraeus Port Authority presents ESG report in Shanghai

Shanghai, China (PortSEurope) November 9, 2022 – Piraeus Port Authority has presents ESG report in the framework of the China International Import Expo...