Tagged: Stockholm

Ports of Stockholm is to establish shore power connections for cruiseships in two locations

Statsgården pier in central Stockholm (Courtesy Ports of Stockholm)“Cruise passengers are very important to Stockholm financially and generate over 1,000 jobs in the region. Onshore power connections in Stockholm are part of an important joint environmental investment, together with other Baltic Sea ports, to create an international class sustainable cruise destination,” stated Joakim Larsson, the city commissioner responsible for Ports of Stockholm. (more…)

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Stockholm is open and receiving calls. This year it is expecting 29 calls with three of these being in December

Statsgården pier in central Stockholm (Courtesy Ports of Stockholm)They say every cloud has a silver lining and what may have appeared a wrong move by Sweden in the early days of Covid-19 is now working to the country’s benefit. The country’s radical approach to the pandemic, ie keeping schools and businesses open throughout, is not only benefiting its citizens but also the cruise industry. (more…)

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