NavClimate News

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

Video posted by the Hamburg Port Authority Cruise ships go to the socket: Shore power for ocean liners  smart port TV shows the shore power system and its operation, and emphasizes the importance of this facility for the Port of Hamburg.…
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Thursday, 06 October 2016 11:28

Tide Dampening Project in Kreetsand

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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Friday, 14 October 2016 18:22

Prime Hook Restoration Scheme

A large tidal marsh restoration project at Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge in Delaware is progressing according to schedule. Watch video below! Located along the marshes of the western Delaware Bay, Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge protects more than 10,000…
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Friday, 07 October 2016 17:20

2-minute guide to COP21

What Is COP21? The 2 Minute Guide This December over 190 nations will gather in Paris to discuss a new global agreement on climate change. The talks are called 'COP21' which stands for the 21st annual Conference of the Parties…
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Friday, 07 October 2016 18:24

Clean Air in Ports Discussion

Hamburg Port Authority video  Discussion Clean Air in Ports  "Corporate Responsibility and Business Challenge" Alexander Porschke, Johan Röstin, Gene Seroka, Christine Loh, Max Boodie
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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.
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Friday, 07 October 2016 17:25

Greencranes - Pilot test in Valencia

Pilot programme of new port equipment including rubber tyre gantry crane retrofitted with low power generators and the first European prototype of an LNG-powered terminal cranes in the Port of Valencia. The European project "Green technologies and eco-efficient alternatives for…
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Climate change is now a fact. In addition to trends for a steady rise in global temperature and associated sea level rise it is anticipated that there will be an increase in the frequency of extreme events like storms, surges,…
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A clip of the short documentary "The Chain - Awareness and best practices in nautical chain". "The Chain" is an initiative of European Harbour Masters' Committee (EHMC), Regional Committee of International Harbour Master's Association (IHMA).
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