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Defining energy efficiency indicators for refrigerated shipping vessels

A working group from the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has proposed new energy efficiency indicators for ships. Shipping companies challenge their applicability to the reality of energy consumption on refrigerated shipping vessels.



According to the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from shipping have increased by 9.6%, from 977 million tonnes in 2012 to more than one billion in 2018. [1] IMO aims to reduce carbon emissions from in...

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