Port of Amsterdam rolls out new smart onshore power cabinets in unit overhaul

The Port of Amsterdam will replace all existing shoreside power units with smart green power cabinets by the end of 2021 as part of the port’s clean energy overhaul. The shore power cabinets can be operated using the Park-line app, indicating how much power is needed by customers. The boxes are sustainable, not only by […]

Port of Amsterdam eyes ‘transition to sustainable society’ in new Strategic Plan

The Port of Amsterdam is seeking to become the “leading European Sea port” in the transition to a sustainable society following the approval of the port’s Strategic Plan. The City of Amsterdam approved the port’s Strategic Plan 2021-2025, setting out the port’s choices for the next four years. Port of Amsterdam is pursuing seven objectives […]

Amsterdam accelerates green innovation

Processing greater cargo levels while simultaneously cutting emissions is one of the biggest challenges ports and terminals face today. For many, this involves working closely with other ports, city authorities and stakeholders in the maritime supply chain to share information and develop new initiatives. It also entails ports utilising their place on regional and global […]

Port of Amsterdam unveils blue hydrogen plant plan

The Port of Amsterdam will accelerate its transition towards an environmentally friendly and sustainable economy by building a blue hydrogen plant. The Port said that it is working with the Port of Den Helder, Groningen Seaports to develop hydrogen-based operations as part of a project called Hydroports. In a statement it said it believes it is […]

Rotterdam, Amsterdam and Antwerp to set up single shore-power network

The Port of Rotterdam Authority has announced it will set up a single shore-based power system for inland shipping with the Port of Amsterdam, North Sea Port Netherlands, Drechtsteden, the Port of Antwerp and De Vlaamse Waterweg. According to a statement, the network will contribute to the user-friendliness of this facility, which is used to […]