Tackling tug emissions with Green Tug and E3 projects

AuthorsMaarten Flikkema & Rien de Meij
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 97
DateAug 12, 2009
Reading time6 minutes

Even though shipping is one of the cleanest and most efficient methods of transportation, it too is playing its role in the battle to reduce emissions. Large harbours are often located in heavily populated areas, so there is a growing awareness that emissions from harbour tugs should also be reduced to improve air quality. MARIN is working on several research projects that aim to reduce emissions from harbour tugs. Report outlines the projects.

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infrastructure