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PLA News Releases

Sewage pump-out service provision on the tidal Thames

The Port of London Authority will be supporting the improvement in Thames water quality by enforcing a ban on the disposal of black water (i.e. sewage) into the tidal river from commercial vessels. This restriction, to be introduced by General Direction, will come into effect from 1 July 2024.

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First electric charging for commercial operators coming to the Thames

The first-ever, high-capacity, electric, shore power station for vessels using the tidal Thames is due to come on stream within a year, in a deal engineered by the Port of London Authority (PLA).

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