Province of Fryslan – IWSA Supporter
The Province of Fryslân is Lead Beneficiary of the interreg north sea project SAIL. The project Sustainable Approaches and Innovative Liaisons, SAIL, takes place within the framework of the Interreg IVB North Sea Program.
The partnership consists expertise centre, universities, shipping companies and governments: World Maritime University, Plymouth University, Jade Hochschule, Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, Aalborg University, North Sea Foundation, Fairtransport Trading & Shipping BV, C-Job, Ameland Shipping, Northern University of applied science, Municipality of Harlingen, MARIN, E&E Consultant, Avel Vor Technologie, Port of Oostende, ECO Council.
It will run for 3 years from 1 May 2012 to 1 July 2015, and has a budget of € 3.4 million. This amount is mainly for knowledge exchange and the establishment of pilot projects. The sail projects aims to stimulating and facilitating the transition process toward a sustainable shipping sector with focus on zero emission freight sailing. Capacity building in competitive economic and sustainable hybrid sailing concepts. Development and testing of living lab solutions and modeling tools in view of sustainable hybrid sailing concepts
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