Increased and early deployment of climate neutral fuels and significant electrification of shipping, in particular and foremost in intra-European transport connections.
Increased overall energy efficiency and drastically lower fuel consumption of vessels.
Enable innovative port infrastructure to achieve zero-emission waterborne transport (inland, maritime).
Enable clean, climate-neutral, and climate-resilient inland waterway vessels before 2030 helping a significant market take-up and a comprehensive green fleet renewal which will also help modal shift.
Strong technological and operational momentum towards achieving climate neutrality and the elimination of all harmful pollution to air and water.
Achieve the smart, efficient, secure and safe integration of maritime and inland shipping into logistic chains, facilitated by full digitalisation and automation.
Enable fully automated shipping (maritime and inland) and efficient connectivity.
Competitive waterborne industries, including the globally active European maritime technology sector, providing the advanced green and digital technologies which will support jobs and growth in Europe.