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  • 2 June 2015

    The shipping industry aims to become greener, partly driven by governmental regulations. One of the possibilities to reduce emissions like CO2, NOx and SOx is the use of onshore power supply (OPS). During the seminar ‘Generator power versus onshore power supply in the shipping industry’, organised by Platform Clean Shipping , global developments, positive effects […]

  • 16 October 2019

    Germany is launching a set of measures to promote shore-generated power in an effort to make its ports cleaner.

  • 4 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Siemens has received an order to supply the key components of a Siharbor shore power supply system for roll-on/roll-off (RoRo) ships in Cuxhaven. As informed, the order includes the complete transformer station as well as the cable feed system. With a power output of 630 kilowatts (kW), the plant – to be owned by the […]

  • 23 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    Antwerp Port Authority looking to enable supply of onshore power for seagoing ships in the port.

  • 19 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    ABB secures a contract to install a shore-to-ship solution at the South Korean Port of Incheon.

  • 7 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    Siemens to supply and install turnkey Siharbor onshore power supplies at MV Werften Wismar shipyard.

  • 10 May 2019

    The stay of ships in Kiel becomes a pollution-free one.

  • 19 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    Tallink starts using shore power for two of its vessels while they are berthed at the Port of Stockholm.

  • 26 October 2018

    Port of Kiel kick off the construction of the first onshore power supply plant for commercial ships.

  • 9 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Stena Line inaugurated a new onshore power supply connection in the Port of Oslo on January 8.

  • 23 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    As the first ferry company in the Swedish Port of Trelleborg, Stena Line will now be connecting up its two vessels M/S Skåne and M/S Mecklenburg-Vorpommern to the electricity grid during their calls at the port. At present, four of the company’s six ports in Sweden are now connected to the local electricity grid. Throughout […]

  • 29 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) has commissioned Siemens  as a general contractor to supply a turnkey onshore power supply system to cut  the combustion of marine fuel to supply the required electricity to all onboard systems when cruise ships are in port, which is a major contributor to local air pollution in harbours. The system, to […]

  • 9 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Four Baltic Sea ports, namely Estonia’s port of Tallinn, Swedish ports of Stockholm and Finland’s ports of Helsinki and Turku, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aiming for a common approach for a new onshore power supply for vessels on September 9. The aim of the cooperation is to actively contribute to reducing negative effects on the environment, […]

  • 3 June 2020
    Equipment, Project & Tenders, Technology, Transition

    Ningbo Orient Cable (NBO) has secured a contract from China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) for two offshore platforms QingHuangDao32-6 and CaoFeiDian11-1. The work-scope is to provide 70 kilometres of subsea cable to transfer power from onshore to the platforms. This is the first onshore power supply project for offshore petroleum platform in China. It […]

  • 23 November 2017

    The project will achieve total emission reduction of up to 15.000 ton CO2 per year. This is equal to annual CO2 emissions from more than 7000 cars.

  • 26 September 2018

    Transport Committee supports the removal of taxes for ships using shore-side electricity.

  • 25 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Shenzhen City Government plans to spend 200 million yuan (USD 32 million) each year to subsidize energy-saving and emission-reduction measures for port and shipping companies. The measures eligible for the government subsidies include construction, using onshore power supply facilities and upgrading to low-sulphur fuel. Port and shipping companies can choose whether they will adopt the new […]

  • 9 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Ports of Stockholm announced introduction of new environmentally differentiated port fees as of 2015 to encourage shipping companies to take environmental measures that go beyond the legal requirements. The decision comes ahead of new, more stringent sulphur regulations that apply from 1 January 2015 and for that reason the current system is being revised and new discounts […]

  • 9 December 2014

    Ports of Stockholm will introduce new environmentally differentiated fees for shipping companies.

  • 6 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Egyptian Damietta Port Authority (DPA) has achieved an important milestone within their dredging project, enabling the harbor to handle container vessels with a capacity of up to 14,000 TEUs and draft of 15 meters. Under this capital development program, the port authority increased the depth of the navigational channel to 16 meters and the […]

  • 17 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    In an effort to better control portside emissions, the Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) has increased the discount for cruise and container vessels visiting the port and using the “environmentally friendly” harbor electricity.  Effective July 1, the discount enables ships to save up to EUR 3,000 (USD 3,440) instead of current EUR 2,000. With this move, […]

  • 26 November 2015

    Three Finnish ports Turku, Naantali and HaminaKotka, together with Swedish Port of Stockholm and shipping company Viking Line will invest EUR 8.1 million in an EU-supported joint project that includes plans for LNG bunkering.