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Amsterdam Tests Shore Power for Shortsea Vessels

Amsterdam Tests Shore Power for Shortsea Vessels

Source: https://www.maritime-executive.comIn order to make the port more sustainable, the Port of Amsterdam conducted the first test of shore power for shortsea vessels at a terminal.The test was carried out on a 3,500 dwt shortsea cargo vessel...

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First vessel noise certified by ESI

First vessel noise certified by ESI

September 2020, the first ship was ESI noise certified. On the website of DW-ShipConsult, (https://www.dw-sc.de/en/aktuelle/) the following message was published.“The first vessel that received an ESI-Noise certificate to document the characteristic...

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Vessels can get incentives for the use of ESI-noise

Vessels can get incentives for the use of ESI-noise

for more information visit the website of ESIAbout the ESI noise score The total air noise score emitted by the ship is the weighted sum of: The found sound power level of the broadband noise in dB(A) The sound power level in the frequencies lower or...

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News wall sided power Rotterdam

News wall sided power Rotterdam

The City of Rotterdam and the Rotterdam Port Authority will roll out shore power for sea-going vessels at berth. The aim is that in 2030 a large proportion of the sea-going ships at berth will be 'plugged in.' Diesel generators can be switched off,...

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Revision ESI website

Revision ESI website

Currently, the website of the Environmental Ship Index, abbreviated as ESI, is being revised. (https://www.environmentalshipindex.org/). One of the adjustments is the possibility of adding an ESI-noise score. It is expected that the update of the...

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Promotional Materials

Promotional Materials

A PowerPoint presentation and a factsheet has been created that aims to promote the NEPTUNES philosophy among all possible stakeholders and interested parties. The Factsheet can be downloaded here. The PowerPoint presentation can be found here. The...

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