Topic: IMO

IMO approves energy label for shipping

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has approved a proposal to introduce an energy label for shipping. The plan is that all ships are to receive an operational carbon intensity rating ranging from A to E,...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

IMO agrees on weather dependent lashing

The discussion about weather-dependent lashing has continued both nationally and internationally, including within the IMO, for over 10 years. No consensus was ever reached about a so-called Unified Interpretation of the CSS Code. Until 11...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

IMO’s CO2 plan swarmed by disagreement

IMO’s plan to legislate a 40% reduction in maritime CO2 emissions within ten years has resulted in a mixed response from shipping organisations. The environmental movement, on the other hand, has sharply criticised the plan...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers