Pacific Maritime Magazine Online for September 15, 2017

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Dream the Impossible 
By Chris Philips, Managing Editor  
In June, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia reaffirmed their pledge to make the twin ports of the San Pedro Bay “global models for cleaner air, sustainability and innovation.”

The two mayors signed a joint declaration that sets goals for the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach to transition to “zero” emissions as part of their Clean Air Action Plan (CAAP).

Friday, September 15, 2017
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Story1Cross-Pacific Swim
By Karen Robes Meeks
Ben Lecomte, the first person to swim across the Atlantic Ocean, will kick off a six-month attempt to traverse the Pacific Ocean on Sept. 16, at an open house at AltaSea at the Port of Los Angeles…(Read full article)
Story2Improved Port Driver App
By Karen Robes Meeks
The Northwest Seaport Alliance has relaunched a new and improved DrayQ phone app that gives truck drivers more accurate real-time information about wait times at marine terminals, and camera views of traffic…(Read full article)
Story3Oakland to Increase Shore Power
By Karen Robes Meeks

Port of Oakland Executive Director Chris Lytle told international shipping officials that the Northern California port intends to step up its efforts to reduce diesel pollution by pushing for more shore power… 
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Story4September is Green at the Port of San Diego
By Karen Robes Meeks

The San Diego Board of Port Commissioners this week declared September “Green Port Month” at the Port of San Diego, Calif… 
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