Maritime Monitoring

Seaports join forces to cut emissions from berthed vessels

Press Release Five seaports in North-West Europe have agreed to work together to make shipping cleaner. The aim is to provide large container ships in the ports of Rotterdam, Antwerp, Hamburg, Bremen and Haropa (including Le Havre) with shore-based power by 2028 so that the on-board generators are not used when the vessels are berthed. Vessels will then be connected to the mains power grid [...]