Green Coastal Shipping Program

Norway establishes the world’s most efficient and environmentally friendly coastal shipping.

Results are dependent on public-private collaboration

Below you will find all partners in the third phase of the Green Coastal Shipping Programme and why we are joining the programme and what we will achieve.


  • ABB
  • Asko
  • Bergen havn
  • Corvus
  • Danske Bank
  • Echandia
  • Energi Norge
  • Equinor
  • Fiskebåt
  • Flora kommune
  • Gasnor – A Shell Subsidiary
  • Grieg Group
  • Hordaland fylkeskommune
  • Hutigbåtforbundet
  • Hydro
  • Hyon
  • Kongsberg Maritime
  • KS Bedrift
  • Kystrederiene
  • Menon Economics
  • Maritime Battery Forum
  • Møre og Romsdal fylkeskommune
  • NHO Sjøfart
  • Norges Rederiforbund
  • Norske havner
  • NOx-fondet
  • Østensjø Rederi
  • Oslo kommune
  • Port of Stavanger
  • Seatrans 
  • Swedbank
  • Teekay Shipping Norway
  • Torghatten
  • Wärtsilä
  • ZEM


  • Eksportkreditt
  • Enova
  • Forskningsrådet
  • GIEK
  • Innovasjon Norge
  • Klima- og miljødepartementet
  • Kystverket
  • Miljødirektoratet 
  • Nærings og fiskeridepartementet
  • Sjøfartsdirektoratet
  • Vegdirektoratet

Why we are joining the programme

  • Get started. Learn from each other
  • Obtain economic growth, cast savings and competitive advantages
  • Identify changes in market conditions and new business opportunities
  • Influence future regulatory, financial, and procurement policies and incentives
  • Move freight from road to sea
  • Take a leading position within green shipping

What we will achieve

Profitable emission reductions
With significant potential for scaling based on the strong international position of the Norwegian maritime industry.

Green jobs
The maritime industry will be an important green growth industry with thousands of new jobs.

Increased competitiveness
Being first out with successful demonstration projects in different segments.

International leadership position
Norwegian coastal shipping will be a showcase for the world, an incubator and platform for export of environmental technology and green transport services.

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Illustration: Participants in Phase 3 of the Green Coastal Shipping programme. Click on the image to see the big version.