Going Green

Gangavaram Port has set a good example by demonstrating excellence in managing the environmental performance of its own operations, equipment and assets.

 

  • GPL Provides shore based electricity to ships, so that engines can be shut off to have considerable environmental benefits.
  • Deployed Eco-friendly Berths and Yard Equipment.
  • Clean Truck Program: Specific programs were developed to reduce air pollution from port related truck emission by 80 per cent. Older and dirtier trucks are banned.
  • Gangavaram Port Encourage users in different forms to encourage a change of behavior.
  • Sharing knowledge and skills for environmental improvement in the port area.
  • Enforcing good environmental practice mechanism for compliance by the port users.
  • Using low sulphur diesel for diesel powered equipment.