New green ship docks

THE first liquid natural gas-fuelled vessel has docked at the port of Port Hedland in Western Australia as the Pilbara Ports Authority move away from heavy fuel oil to LNG to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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The bulk carrier HL Green received a special greeting when it arrived on its maiden voyage to Port Hedland in January.

The busy port exported 41.9 million tonnes of material in November, including 41.7 million tonnes of iron ore, on ships running on diesel.