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Dutch energy tax on onshore power close to zero by 2021

Dutch energy tax on onshore power close to zero by 2021

The Dutch government is going to abolish the energy tax on onshore power next year. This is stated in the 'miljoenennota' presented on Prinsjesdag. It is also looking into the possibility…
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CLINSH partner Marine South East involved in PESO project improving air quality in Portsmouth International Port

CLINSH partner Marine South East involved in PESO project improving air quality in Portsmouth International Port

PESO – Port Energy Systems Optimisation – is a project about smart energy technologies which are being piloted at Portsmouth International Port to improve air quality, reduce carbon emissions…
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Visit to the CLINSH monitoring barge ‘La Coruna’

Visit to the CLINSH monitoring barge ‘La Coruna’

CLINSH project manager Frank Appelman (Province of Zuid-Holland) and monitor expert Kinnie De Beule of the LIFE programme visited the barge ‘La Coruna’. This barge is part of the monitoring…
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Nijmegen wants to keep polluting ships out; clean ships get a discount

Nijmegen wants to keep polluting ships out; clean ships get a discount

Nijmegen wants to ban vessels that do not have a CCNR2 engine (or a cleaner engine). Just as Rotterdam will do from 2025. The other ships that are cleaner and have a Green Award will soon be eligible…
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Emission measurements on ship Max Pruss

Emission measurements on ship Max Pruss

The laboratory ship "Max Prüss" – owned by CLINSH partner LANUV NRW - was retrofitted in October 2015 with an SCRT exhaust gas retrofit system on both main engines. The measurements…
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CLINSH and CCNR join forces to study financing instruments for greening inland shipping

CLINSH and CCNR join forces to study financing instruments for greening inland shipping

In the study into the financial instruments to stimulate emission-reducing measures in inland shipping, the CLINSH project joins forces with a consortium of parties consisting of Panteia, Pro Danube Management,…
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CLINSH on shore measurement winter campaign 2019

CLINSH on shore measurement winter campaign 2019

The second CLINSH measurement campaign took place in Lobith from the first of November until the 17th of December 2019. TNO installed their trailer along the river Rhine in the Netherlands close to the…
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Emission measurement on the new LNG-powered ferry Willem Barentsz

Emission measurement on the new LNG-powered ferry Willem Barentsz

In June the new ship MV Willem Barentsz from Rederij Doeksen will be put into service. From that date on it will provide data for the CLINSH monitoring program on emissions. This brand new ship has been…
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CLINSH: state of play

CLINSH: state of play

The goal for the CLINSH ship demonstration was to recruit 30 ships to collect the emission data. Ultimately 42 ships were contracted (plus the test ship the Max Prüss), so that is more than previously…
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Dutch government provides €79 million for retrofitting inland navigation

Dutch government provides €79 million for retrofitting inland navigation

On April 24 the government announced the release of € 79 million for retrofitting inland shipping. This amount is made available over the period 2020 - 2029, most of which will be released in the…
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Dutch government provides €79 million for retrofitting inland navigation

Dutch government provides €79 million for retrofitting inland navigation

On April 24 the government announced the release of € 79 million for retrofitting inland shipping. This amount is made available over the period 2020 - 2029, most of which will be released in the…
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