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Port of Los Angeles, Toyota and Kenworth partner on hydrogen fuel cell Class 8 trucks
Port of Los Angeles, Toyota and Kenworth partner on hydrogen fuel cell Class 8 trucks

Jun 07 2021 at 04:59 PM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Under the $82.5 million Shore-to-Store (S2S) project, the Port of Los Angeles and more than a dozen public and private sector partners have teamed up for a 12-month demonstration of zero-emission Class 8 trucks and will expand the project to include five more hydrogen-fueled heavy-duty trucks, two battery-electric yard tractors, and two battery-electric forklifts, according to a June 7th Port announcement.

Port of Rotterdam spearheads European renewable energy collaboration
Port of Rotterdam spearheads European renewable energy collaboration

Jun 03 2021 at 12:54 PM | Project / Heavy Lift News | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The Port of Rotterdam is spearheading a number of European renewable energy projects that will reduce carbon emissions and energy costs, according to Nico van Dooren, new business director Port of Rotterdam.

Heineken supports Dutch battery-powered container carrier
Heineken supports Dutch battery-powered container carrier

Jun 01 2021 at 01:42 PM | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Energy News | Alternative

This summer the Netherlands will see the deployment of a self-propelled container barge utilizing battery power, an undertaking supported by a long-term contract with the Dutch beer maker Heineken.

Biden administration announcement will speed offshore wind in California & new wind port
Biden administration announcement will speed offshore wind in California & new wind port

May 27 2021 at 11:05 AM | Project / Heavy Lift News | Energy News | Alternative

The Biden Administration announced that the U.S. Departments of Interior and Defense have reached agreement on California sea-space and other issues, clearing the way to move ahead with development of the state’s multi-gigawatt (GW) offshore wind power potential on its Central and North coasts.

U.S. exporters continue to encounter rough sailing in 2021
U.S. exporters continue to encounter rough sailing in 2021

May 24 2021 at 02:42 PM | Logistics

Paul Snell, CEO British - American Shipping, warned that the recent consolidation of ocean carriers into now 17 carriers into a smaller number of alliances has been accompanied by downsizing and automation in which carriers “mimic each other” in emphasizing imports over exports and with the unintended effect of “devaluing” U.S exporters.

Corvus and Toyota embark on delivering fuel cells for maritime industry
Corvus and Toyota embark on delivering fuel cells for maritime industry

May 21 2021 at 12:12 PM | Maritime News | Shipping Technology

Corvus Energy, the Norway and Canada-based marine battery maker, has announced that it will be developing large marine fuel cell power systems in cooperation with Toyota.

After COVID losses, Port of San Francisco’s Forbes hopeful about rebound and state aid
After COVID losses, Port of San Francisco’s Forbes hopeful about rebound and state aid

May 19 2021 at 01:08 PM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

In an interview with AJOT, Elaine Forbes, executive director, Port of San Francisco said the Port could be facing up to an $80 million deficit by the end of 2021.

Mississippi River traffic open but I-40 bridge repairs could cause future disruptions
Mississippi River traffic open but I-40 bridge repairs could cause future disruptions

May 17 2021 at 06:53 AM | Ports & Terminals | Canal and Waterway

Mississippi River tug and barge traffic, closed after a crack was found on the Interstate-40 bridge linking Tennessee and Arkansas, opened today, according to Deb Calhoun, senior vice president, Waterways Council Inc.

Port of San Francisco Greets Zero Emission ‘Energy Observer’
Port of San Francisco Greets Zero Emission ‘Energy Observer’

May 11 2021 at 09:32 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Katia Nicolet, chief scientist for the Energy Observer, provided a tour and an overview of the renewable energy powered catamaran that arrived at the Port of San Francisco on May 6th and is on its way to Hawaii and Japan.

Lock and dam system for Honolulu? Is this just the beginning?
Lock and dam system for Honolulu? Is this just the beginning?

Apr 27 2021 at 05:45 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Hawaii Harbors Division urges study of lock and dam system for Honolulu Harbor as sea levels rise. Will others follow?

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