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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.

Friday, 07 October 2016 13:32

Trial of Eco-Efficient Port Equipment

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The Smart Energy-Efficient and Adaptive Electric Terminal Tractor prototype has been piloted in real life trials at Noatum Container Terminal Valencia within the SEA TERMINALS project. The electric Terminal Tractor prototype is a full electric vehicle with an AC induction…
Thursday, 06 October 2016 13:42

Estimating Co2 Footprints Of Container Port Operations

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Open access paper in the International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning (Volume 6 Issue 4)  Estimating Co2 Footprints Of Container Terminal Port-operations At present there is increasing pressure on governments and industries to come forward with initiatives to reduce…
New oyster reef in Charlotte Harbor to protect against storm surge! Better fishing and protection against storm surge are on the way to Charlotte Harbor as the Nature Conservancy helps to put in a brand new oyster reef.
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.
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