GPAS (Green Port Award System) program is a green evaluation system for ports in the APEC region developed by APEC Port Services Network (APSN). It represents an integral part of APSN’s ongoing efforts to promote the green growth of the APEC port industry.ENTER
The Second APSN Green Port Awards has announced
The Second APSN Green Port Awards has announced on January 29th, 2018. 7 ports and port authorities are from 5 APEC economies have awarded as APSN Green Port 2017 by review of the GPAS Experts Committee and approval of the APSN Council.
GPAS Workshop 2018
APSN GPAS Workshop will be held on 16-18 April, 2018 in Beijing China.
Rewarding greener ships
Twente Port Authority has begun 2017 by offering vessels with Green Award certification discounts at the port.
Green Marine targets noise emissions
Green Marine is broadening the scope of its North American environmental certification programme by adding two performance indicators dealing with underwater noise emanating from ships and port activities.
Tackling high LNG equipment costs
LNG has a huge opportunity to become a key shipping fuel because of its environmental advantages and relatively stable price, but equipment costs and lack of LNG bunkering facilities are still weighing heavily on shipowners' minds.
Total joins SEA\LNG
Total, the international oil and gas giant, has joined SEA\LNG, a multi-sector industry coalition created to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel. - See more at: http://www.greenport.com/news101/lng/total-joins-sealng#sthash.NkokHnfC.dpuf