Shore Power for cruise ships is on its way in Bergen

Construction of the new shore power plant for cruise ships is now under way at Skoltegrunnskaien in Bergen.

When the new facility is ready in May next year, it will be able to supply three cruise ships with power from land simultaneously. The facility will be the largest of its kind in Europe.

– Shore power is an important contribution on the road to a zero-emission society, and we are very pleased that the construction of this facility is now underway, says Port of Bergen director Johnny Breivik. Breivik emphasizes that providing shore power to cruise ships is essential whwn it comes to cruise tourism in Bergen.