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Sustainable Technologies, Products and Systems

  • Lufthansa Cargo launches air cargo innovation contest

    November 22, 2011 by Canadian Shipper

    Lufthansa Cargo is inviting submissions to their cargo innovation contest. Candidates are invited to use their imagination and to present “green solutions” and ideas for “add-on services” to help reduce the cargo company’s environmental impact and improve services, said a

  • New, bigger ships expand B.C. potash trade globally

    November 17, 2011 by Canadian Shipper

    NORTH VANCOUVER, B.C. — A new, larger Canpotex potash ship (the U-Sea Colonsay) has made its maiden voyage to Neptune Terminals, expanding Canpotex’s capacity to export more potash to Asia and other international markets. “Canpotex needs bigger ships to move

  • Vedder Transport, FortisBC partner to create LNG fuelling station

    September 27, 2011 by Canadian Shipper

    SURREY, B.C. — FortisBC has received interim approval from the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC) to provide fuelling services to Vedder Transport through a liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuelling station in Abbotsford, B.C. FortisBC and Vedder Transport worked together to

  • WWL chops CO2 emissions by 21% in 2010

    March 30, 2011 by Canadian Shipper

    OSLO, Norway — Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics cut its CO2 emissions by 21% last year, compared to 2009.  The company attributed the change to increased fleet optimization and utilization. The company also reported results of its low-sulphur fuel policy, which has allowed

  • MOL ranked #32 on most sustainable corporations list

    February 9, 2011 by Canadian Shipper

    ROTTERDAM — Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has been named one of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World by Toronto-based publishing firm Corporate Knights. MOL was honoured at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland Jan. 29. The