Port of Drachten welcomes green ships


The Port of Drachten becomes an Incentive Provider for Green Award certified inland ships. Smallingerland, in which Drachten locates, is the first Frysl├ón municipality to motivate ships to improve on sustainability. ‘Green’ ships can attain discounts on the port dues.

Read more here (in Dutch only): https://www.greenaward.org/inland-shipping/nl/2021/06/30/haven-van-drachten

Smallingerland Alderman Maria le Roy (Photo: Sieta Stel fotografie)