Clear Seas News

24/05/2017

New Study Affirms the Value of Marine Shipping to Canadians in all Regions

A new study commissioned by Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping (Clear Seas), and conducted by the Council of Canadian Academies, concludes that marine shipping is of great value to Canadians in all regions.

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11/04/2017

Release of Clear Seas’ Report: Leading Systems for Oil Spill Response in Ports – Implications for Canada

Clear Seas requested a study of governance systems and practices for oil spill response in leading ports of other countries to identify possible options for improvement of the regimes in Canadian ports.

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20/03/2017

Peter Ellis Joins Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping as Executive Director

The Board of Directors of Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Ellis to the position of Executive Director, effective March 20th, 2017.

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29/11/2016

Kinder Morgan approval confirms importance of “Oceans Protection Plan” to strengthen Canadian Coast Guard and enhance marine safety systems

Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping (Clear Seas) responded today to the federal government’s decision to approve Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain Expansion project from Edmonton to B.C.’s west coast, which is expected to increase oil tanker traffic in Vancouver’s Burrard Inlet from five tankers a month to 34.

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25/11/2016

Newly formed organization tackles LNG Shipping safety

Q&A with an independent shipping research leader

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07/11/2016

Clear Seas supports “Oceans Protection Plan” measures to strengthen Canadian Coast Guard and enhance marine safety systems

Clear Seas Centre for Responsible Marine Shipping (Clear Seas) responded favourably today to the federal government’s $1.5 billion Oceans Protection Plan, which outlined measures to increase marine safety systems and strengthen the Canadian Coast Guard.

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