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e5 Consortium to Develop Zero-Emission Vessels

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Seven companies–Asahi Tanker Co. Ltd., Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd., Exeno Yamamizu Corp., Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd., Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co. Ltd., Tokyo Electric Power Co., and Mitsubishi Corp.–have established the “e5 Consortium,” with the goal of establishing new ocean shipping infrastructure services through various initiatives to develop, realize and commercialize zero-emission electric vessels. e5 stands for five

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Canada’s Ocean Supercluster

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Canada’s Ocean Supercluster continues to press ahead during the coronavirus pandemic, The Chronicle Herald reported. The public-private group formed in 2018 and is based in Atlantic Canada, with the goal of increasing Canada’s ocean economy by $14 billion and 3,000 new jobs over the next 10 years. CEO Kendra MacDonald said the goal is to build ocean enterprises to 3

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NOIA ESG Network

NOIA ESG Network

This year, NOIA established its ESG program, the NOIA ESG Network. The kick-off event took place with a workshop in early March. As part of this program, NOIA’s members agreed that it is important to sign a participation agreement to affirm commitment to participating in the activities of the NOIA ESG Network. Many companies have already signed and submitted the

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Remote Asset Management

ABB Remote Services

As businesses are being directed to limit site work, the need remains to ensure that assets continue to operate across utilities, energy, process, hybrid and maritime industries, safeguarding food processing, powergeneration, water management, tissue production, data centers and the transportation of goods. ABB is working with customers to ensure access to field operators and service engineers who cannot be on

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Environmental Leadership Award Nomination

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The 2020 Blue Peter Gala is set for September 14 at the Princeton Garden Theater in Princeton, New Jersey.   Held every other year, the gala honors individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership skills in the environmental field.    Sponsorship opportunities are available.   To nominate someone, simply provide the name, profession, company or organization and a reason why you

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Sea Grant Aquaculture Funding Opportunity

Sea Grant aquaculture

Subject to the availability of funding, Sea Grant anticipates approximately $5,000,000 will be available for research projects and programs that will significantly advance the understanding of the economics of aquaculture businesses in the U.S. and address gaps regarding important market information.   The overall goal is to advance business management toward development of a sustainable marine and Great Lakes aquaculture

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