Port of Bergen is the second largest port in Norway, with ambitious goals to reduce the climate impact of vessels calling Bergen.
Plug Bergen is committed to offer and provide shore power to vessels calling Bergen, and is continuously developing new shore power capabilities.
Plug Bergen AS is joint-venture owned 50/50 by Port of Bergen and Plug AS.
100% Renewable Energy
Shore power from Plug has a Guarantee of Origin (GoO) and is 100% renewable. This ensures that power comes from renewable energy sources like hydro- and wind power.
Connecting to shore power when berthing is a good start towards decarbonisation and net-zero emissions in port. Connecting to shore power will contribute positive on the vessels EPI score. Other benefits are reduced fuel consumption, less environmental taxes and easier access to maintenance.
There are a number of suppliers that offers conversion of ships to shore power.
Low voltage 7.2 MVA (14 supply pits)
High voltage 48.0 MVA (5 supply pits)