Air Quality and Green Tariff
The PLA’s Air Quality Strategy for the tidal Thames is the first for the UK port industry. The Strategy aims to reduce river-based air pollution, whilst facilitating future growth of waterborne freight and passenger transport in line with the aims of Thames Vision.
Vessels visiting the Port of London that can show that they go beyond basic environmental requirements are now eligible for a discount on port charges. The discount is automatically applied to vessels registered under the Environmental Ships Index scheme with a score of 30, or above.