Ship emissions in the port of Rotterdam revealed by AIS data

AuthorsCess van der Tak
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 94
DateAug 22, 2008
Reading time3 minutes

The Dutch government wants to reduce pollution from ships in the North Sea and to this end it is keen to get a better understanding of ships' emissions. In the Port of Rotterdam region, air quality is also a very important issue and emissions contribute substantially to air pollution in the port, which is one of the largest in the world.