Port of Barcelona issues tender for shore power supply at BEST terminal

The Spanish Port of Barcelona has launched a tender process as part of a pilot project to ensure onshore power supply for ships calling at Hutchison Ports BEST container terminal. Image Courtesy: Port of Barcelona The project will help the … Read More

COP26: UK MPs prefer co-financed shore power model in ports

A survey of over 100 UK members of parliament (MPs) for the British Ports Association has revealed a tentative consensus for a joint model of funding for shore power in ports. 55% of those with a view said that the … Read More

MSC Cruises, Fincantieri join forces to build new cruise terminal at PortMiami

Switzerland-based cruise line MSC Cruises and Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri have signed a contract for the construction of a new mega cruise terminal at PortMiami, the cruise industry’s hub in North America and the Caribbean.  As informed, the new terminal reflects … Read More

Port Miami gets US EPA funds for Carnival Cruise Line’s shore power pilot

US Environmental Protection Agency’s Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) recently allocated $2 million for Port Miami’s Shore Power Pilot Program. This pilot program will be in partnership with Carnival Cruise Line at the new Cruise Terminal F. After the final … Read More

Yara Marine back in cold ironing business

Yara Marine Technologies, a Norwegian provider of exhaust gas cleaning systems, has decided to relaunch its shore power business amid increasing demand for onshore power supply systems. In addition, Yara revealed it will team up with French company NG3 on … Read More

Port of Tallinn gets its 1st shore power solution

Tallink Grupp’s vessel Victoria I was connected to shore power in Tallinn Old City Harbour for the first ever shore power charging in Estonia on 11 September. Image by Tallink Shore power can be used by the vessels operating the … Read More