Official opening of Cavotec shore power systems at Port of Ystad - world’s largest high voltage shore connection

Official opening of Cavotec shore power systems at Port of Ystad - world’s largest high voltage shore connection

Blog posts   •   Nov 27, 2012 10:00 GMT

Swedish Environment Minister Lena Ek recently opened an innovative Cavotec Alternative Maritime Power (AMP) shore-to-ship electrical application at the Port of Ystad in southern Sweden - the largest high voltage shore connection in the world.

Inaugural Climate Leadership Award goes to Port of Los Angeles

Inaugural Climate Leadership Award goes to Port of Los Angeles

Blog posts   •   Mar 20, 2012 09:51 GMT

The first award of its kind from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) acknowledges ‘businesses and organizations that have shown outstanding leadership in response to climate change’.

Port of Gothenburg wins award for work improving air quality

Port of Gothenburg wins award for work improving air quality

Blog posts   •   Dec 08, 2011 07:00 GMT

Cavotec is delighted to hear that the Port of Gothenburg, one of the Group's long-term partners on shore power technologies for ships, has won the prestigious Energy Globe Awards 2011 for its shore power initiatives and their contribution to improving air quality in and around the Port. Cavotec and the Port of Gothenburg have worked together closely on shore power since the 1980s.

Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach tackle CO2 emissions head on

Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach tackle CO2 emissions head on

Blog posts   •   Dec 02, 2011 10:55 GMT

The Port of Los Angeles has developed a Carbon Calculator for ports to estimate greenhouse gas levels from their operations and explore reduction strategies. The neighbouring Port of Long Beach, meanwhile, has unveiled its latest shore power installation in its continued bid to reduce port-wide emissions.

Shipping emissions to be included in UK carbon budgets?

Shipping emissions to be included in UK carbon budgets?

Blog posts   •   Nov 04, 2011 14:16 GMT

The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) published a review this week recommending that the UK’s share of international shipping emissions should be included in climate targets and carbon budgets.

Cavotec at TOC Middle East

Cavotec at TOC Middle East

Blog posts   •   Sep 23, 2011 09:16 GMT

Cavotec Middle East will be present at TOC Middle East the shipping, ports and terminals conference and exhibition for the Middle East from 25th-27th September. Visitors can find us at Stand D34.

Kite Powers Largest Vessel to Date

Kite Powers Largest Vessel to Date

Blog posts   •   Mar 08, 2011 16:37 GMT

As shipping lines explore ways of operating more sustainably and more efficiently, harnessing the power of the wind out at sea is attracting renewed interest.

Zero-emission Concept Terminal Launches World Tour

Zero-emission Concept Terminal Launches World Tour

Blog posts   •   Feb 25, 2011 09:00 GMT

Global logistics group, Wallenius Wilhelmsen (WWL), is preparing to showcase its zero-emissions Castor Green Terminal concept at a series of industry events around the world in 2011.

The Port of Los Angeles – Greening and Growing

The Port of Los Angeles – Greening and Growing

Blog posts   •   Dec 08, 2010 09:00 GMT

Initiatives taken by the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) to operate more sustainably and create employment in and around the port are highlighted in a recent short film.