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The latest news and developments on the implications of climate change for waterborne transport infrastructure. News is added by partners of the Think Climate Coallition. You can also let us know about the latest developments by emailing us, or by using #navclimate on twitter.

Thursday, 06 October 2016 11:28

Tide Dampening Project in Kreetsand

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To damp the consequences of a rising tide in the River Elbe, the HPA builds an additional floating area -- a status on the construction side in Kreetsand.
Thursday, 06 October 2016 11:22

IWAC Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation

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Inland Waterways Advisory Council Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION AND ADAPTATION: IMPLICATIONS FOR INLAND WATERWAYS IN ENGLAND AND WALES  In 2009, IWAC received a grant from Defra to research and publish evidence of how inland waterways in England and…
Thursday, 06 October 2016 10:49

Transporting Containers with Surplus Green Power

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An ambitious project is currently under way at the HHLA Container Terminal Altenwerder to find out how the batteries of heavy goods vehicles can be charged exactly at the same time that there is a surplus of wind or solar…
PLANNING PORTS FOR CHANGING MEAN AND EXTREME WATER LEVELS Change in mean sea level, being a long-term process, is an effect of climate change which will have an influence in coastal areas over this century and potentially beyond. For existing…
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