For those interested, we here offer additional reading materials: downloadable documents published in recent years that together cover all aspects of Onshore Power Supply. The documents have been divided into policy documents, feasibility studies, research reports and articles.

To view the downloadable documents in a particular category, simply click on the name of that category.



AAPA Use of Shore-side Power for Ocean-going Vessels (2007)

C40 & WPCI; Guidence document Onshore Power Supply (2008)

Landstormversorgung von Kreuzfarthschiffen (2009)

Bunkerspot; Cold ironing = hot topic (2006)

Greenport Journal; Antwerp launches unique trail project with shore power for seagoing ships (2009)

SAM Electronics; We Are Connecting Ships With Onshore Power Supply (2009)

Nothern Maritime University; Ship-emissions in harbours Shore-side electricity (2009)

MTG; Landstromversorgung von Marineschiffen (2009)

Ministerium fur Justiz, Arbeit und Europa des Landes Schleswig-Holstein; Landstromversorgung im Kontext der EU-Meerespolitik (2009)

Stadtwerke Kiel; Landstromversorgung von Schiffen im Hafen (Cold Ironing)

Seehafen KIEL; Landstromversorgung

World Ports Climate Initiative; Onshore Power Supply (OPS) (2009)

Altran, CCI; General conclusions of the 8 October workshop on Onshore Power Supply in Hamburg (2008)GREEN WAVE; Environmental innovations for sustainable development Shoreside electricity for vessels in the port of goteborg

Baltic Journal; Cold Ironing can reduce air pollution and noise at the port (2008)

Bunker Spot; Cold Credentials (2009)

Altran, CCI; General conclusions of the 8 October workshop on Onshore Power Supply in Hamburg (2008)Altran, CCI; Notes of the Shore Power workshop 8 October (2008)

OPS Workshop 2, Gothenburg 13 November (2008)


Duurzame Haven; Maatschappelijk verantwoord ondernemen (2008)

Port of Goteborg; Shore-side Electricity for Ships!

presentation on AMECS

The Swedisch Club Letter; Cold ironing cust costs and emissions for Stena Line (2009)

Port of Gothenburg; Examining the Commercial Viability of Cold Ironing (2009)

WPCI- Results from the OPS questionnaire (2009)

NYK Group CSR report; OPS position (2009)

Port of Rotterdam- Onshore power supply ”let stay connected” (2010)

Projekt Gron Kemi; Clean solutions for ships, examples form the port of Goteborg (2006)

NG2 Shore power strategy (2010)

Color Line OPS facility in Port of Oslo (2011)