Inverness and Cromarty Firth Green Freeport is a partnership of organisations working together to create a a Green Freeport in the Highlands.
Partners of the project include the Port of Cromarty Firth and Global Energy Group, as well as other regional and national businesses, academia and the public sector.
The primary objective is to maximise the local benefits from a pipeline of renewable energy projects which will create business opportunities and employment, attract inward investment, research and development, and position the Highlands at the heart of the country’s commitment to becoming a net-zero economy.
The creation of the Green Free Port, is part of the UK Government’s post-Brexit economic growth strategy. Plans are in place to create up to 10 Free Ports across the UK which will have unique operational, regulatory and customs rules.