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News releases relating to the environment



The Port of London Authority is convening an expert panel webinar on Tuesday, 29 June looking at global trends and the future of the tidal Thames, as part of London Climate Action Week.

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Webinar: global trends and the future of the tidal Thames

On World Oceans Day, DP World and the Port of London Authority reveal plans for bespoke “rubbish muncher” for London Gateway

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Floating litter collector to be tailor made for lower Thames

We have awarded a contract to model the future of energy demand and supply on the tidal Thames as we look to shape the zero carbon port for the future.

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New study commissioned as London targets zero carbon port

The first Thames Green Scheme accreditations, recognising vessel owners’ efforts to protect the environment, have been awarded to Kent-based GPS Marine and Jetstream Tours.

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Green recognition for Thames operators

The Port of London Authority has launched an Environment Fund to support community projects that will help improve the environment, in line with the goals of the river development framework, the Thames Vision.

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Thames Environment Fund launched

Delegates at next week’s Port of London Authority (PLA)-run environment webinars are set to hear about new plans for a programme of work to improve protected saltmarshes on the Thames in Essex.

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Webinar showcase for Thames habitat improvement scheme

A site for trialling energy-generating technology, powered by the tidal Thames, has been established by the Port of London Authority.

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Green light for Thames tidal energy trial

The Port of London Authority has launched its first Sustainable Innovation Fund as a catalyst for trials of new and emerging technology which provide solutions suitable for recognised needs on the tidal Thames.

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Port of London Authority launches Sustainable Innovation Fund

Sustainability, innovation & change and habitats are the themes for this year’s Port of London Authority (PLA) annual Thames environment conference, set to be delivered as a series of three webinars, on 16, 17 and 18 March 2021.

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2021 Thames Environment Online Conference

New film by Port of London Authority encourages everyone to open up. Simply talking can be a lifeline for people experiencing a mental health problem. #SaferThames

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Time to talk about mental healthh

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