THE MAIN CHARACTERISTICS OF ESI:

ESI

  • is a voluntary system designed to improve the environmental performance of sea going vessels;
  • gives a numerical representation of the environmental performance of ships regarding air pollutants and CO2;
  • scores NOX and SOX emissions directly and proportionally and gives a fixed bonus for documentation and management of energy efficiency;
  • only includes ships that perform over and above current international legislation (IMO);
  • enables ports and other interested parties to stimulate ships to improve their environmental performance;
  • is straightforward and simple in approach and presentation;
  • can be applied to all types of sea going ships;
  • is automatically calculated and maintained;
  • is free of charge for ship owners.