Clinsh ‘The Movie’
CLINSH - CLean INland SHipping
What is CLINSH?
CLINSH is a European consortium promoting clean inland waterway transport. Within CLINSH Dutch, Belgian, German and English public and private organizations work together. September 1st, 2016 the consortium CLINSH started the implementation of the CLINSH project with a Grant of the European fund LIFE. The province Zuid-Holland is the lead partner of the CLINSH project.
What its main objective?
The main objective of CLINSH is to improve air quality in urban areas by accelerating emission reductions in Inland Waterway Transport.
The CLINSH consortium aims to:
* demonstrate the effectiveness of greening measures in the IWT sector
* stimulate the sector to personally take these greening measures
* contribute to improving air quality.
The European Life Program
Clinsh fits in the European Life Program. Life is a European project that supports environmental, nature conservation and climate action projects. Since 1992, Life has co-financed some 4306 projects. For the 2014-2020 funding period, Life will contribute approximately € 3.4 billion to the protection of the environment and climate.
📢 @PitPoint_NL opens Europe's first shore-to-ship #LNG bunker station in the port of Niehl in Cologne 🇩🇪! 👏 This means lower emissions of particulate matter, nitrogen oxides (NOₓ) and #CO2. These reduction contributes directly to the improvement of #AirQuality ⬅️CLINSH goal 💪 https://t.co/MeNl6j4RhQ
#CLINSH skipper Van Neijenhoff of ms Melvin expects to be much cleaner with #GTL, but for him it’s more about the human side to the #environmental problem. "#Emissions of PM are likely to be around 85% less after switching to GTL!" Read the full interview➡️https://t.co/uNXtiUyWzv https://t.co/AUkBe3rosv
CLINSH contributes to …
Clean air in the vicinity of inland waterways particularly in highly densed populated areas
A sustainable and future proof inland waterway transport sector
The development of financial, legal and economical incentives for the inland shipping sector