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The latest news about the activities of the Navigating a Changing Climate Initiative.

PortTech Forum: Reducing Oceanside Emissions - Highlights  Following dockside successes of the ports' Clean Air Action Plan, including the TAP Clean Trucks Program, it's time to look at the other side of the pier for trends, opportunities, regulations and incentives…
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Thursday, 06 October 2016 09:10

Recommendations for decreasing air emissions

RECOMMENDATIONS FOR DECREASING AIR EMISSIONS IN PORTS  Case Port of HaminaKotka This report is made as part of the Ecologically Friendly (EFP) project. The study addresses in port related emissions, focusing on emissions from land sources, such as vehicles and…
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Wednesday, 19 October 2016 11:18

Functional Resilience of Port Environs

Functional resilience of port environs in a changing climate – Assets and operations  Work Package 2 of Enhancing the resilience of seaports to a changing climate report series. Published by the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility 2013
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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…
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Friday, 09 September 2016 09:48

Climate change adaptation guidelines for ports

Report by National Climate Change Adaptation Reserach Facility, looking at "Climate change adaptation guidelines for ports". The report is part of a series on "Enhancing the resilience of seaports to a changing climate" Scott, H, McEvoy, D, Chhetri, P, Basic,…
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Ad Hoc Expert Meeting on Climate Change Impacts: A Challenge for Global Ports Report published in Climate Change, September 2011 Climate Change Impacts on International Seaports: Knowledge, Perceptions and Planning Efforts among Port Administrators    Photo: Staffan Vilcans / CC BY-SA
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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…
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Wednesday, 10 August 2016 16:15

Will Ports become Forts?

Article from Terra et Aqua, Number 122, March 2011  Will Ports Become Forts? Climate Change Impacts, Opportunities and Challenges While many studies characterise the causes of sea-level rise, attempt to measure and predict its rate of change, the focus on planning for the…
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