INSB CLASS & VERIFAVIA

YOUR ASSET BOX TO MRV COMPLIANCE

INSB Class signed a strategic partnership with Verifavia Shipping in January 2017 to ensure that INSB clients have a total solution in meeting their EU MRV compliance, credibly and affordably.

Verifavia Shipping is the first and only global accredited EU MRV verification body with double accreditation.

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INSB Class & Verifavia encourage operators of MRV eligible ships to prepare ahead for the implementation of the EU MRV Regulation.


the eu mrv regulation

REGULATION (EU) 2015/757 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 29 April 2015 on the monitoring, reporting and verification of carbon dioxide emissions from maritime transport, and amending Directive 2009/16/EC, came into force on 1 July 2015.

As an EU-wide legal framework, the MRV Regulation is based upon data collection, and measurement to effectively reduce the quantity of CO2 emissions from ships.

monitoring

Each Company must produce and submit a ship-specific Monitoring Plan to an accredited Verifier by 31 Aug 2017 for assessment. The Monitoring Plan must be approved before 01 Jan 2018.

reporting

Based on the MRV Monitoring Plan, reporting of fuel consumption, CO2 emissions & transport work are recorded. The first reporting period is between 1 Jan - 31 Dec 2018.

verification

As of 30 April 2019 and every year onwards | Verified Emission reports be submitted annually to the Commission and to FS Authorities in charge for emission reporting- MRV DoC.

EU MRV
ROAD MAP FOR SHIPPING COMPANIES

EU MRV compliance

Which ships need to comply with EU MRV Regulation

... ...

Develop its own Monitoring Plan and have it assessed

Monitor and report its emissions and activity data

Have its Emissions Report independently verified

Carry on-board a Document of Compliance (DoC)

MONITORING PLAN ELEMENTS

Identify ship
and company

Identify emission resources

Procedures for monitoring activity data

Responsibilities
and data flow

EXEMPTIONS?

The following type of ships are exempted from the EU MRV Regulation

EXEMPTED SHIPS

  • warships
  • naval auxiliaries
  • fish-catching or fish-processing ships
  • wooden ships of a primitive build
  • ships not propelled by mechanical means
  • government ships used for non-commercial purpose

Ships used for:

  • dredging
  • ice-breaking
  • pipe laying
  • offshore installation activities.

....are also exempted if not serving the purpose of transporting cargo or passengers for commercial purposes

Exempted ships

  • warships
  • naval auxiliaries
  • fish-catching or fish-processing ships
  • wooden ships of a primitive build
  • ships not propelled by mechanical means
  • government ships used for non-commercial purpose

Ships used for:

  • dredging
  • ice-breaking
  • pipe laying
  • offshore installation activities.

....are also exempted if not serving the purpose of transporting cargo or passengers for commercial purposes

Exempted ships

  • warships
  • naval auxiliaries
  • fish-catching or fish-processing ships
  • wooden ships of a primitive build
  • ships not propelled by mechanical means
  • government ships used for non-commercial purpose

Ships used for:

  • dredging
  • ice-breaking
  • pipe laying
  • offshore installation activities.

....are also exempted if not serving the purpose of transporting cargo or passengers for commercial purposes

Exempted ships

  • warships
  • naval auxiliaries
  • fish-catching or fish-processing ships
  • wooden ships of a primitive build
  • ships not propelled by mechanical means
  • government ships used for non-commercial purpose

Ships used for:

  • dredging
  • ice-breaking
  • pipe laying
  • offshore installation activities.

....are also exempted if not serving the purpose of transporting cargo or passengers for commercial purposes

... ...

MONITORING METHODS

There are 4 acceptable fuel consumption monitoring methodologies

Method A

Bunker Fuel Delivery Note (BDN) and periodic stocktakes of fuel tanks

Method B

Bunker fuel tank monitoring on board

Method C

Flow meters for applicable combustion processes

Method D

Direct CO2 emission measurements

HOW WE CAN ASSIST

Under such joint partnership, the following services can be realized and delivered:

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references

You may find below essential reference documents relevant to MRV legislative context.

...

Regulation
(EU) 2015/757

on the monitoring, reporting and verification of carbon dioxide emissions from maritime transport,amending Dir 2009/16/EC.

...

Delegated Reg
(EU) 2016/2071

on the methods for monitoring carbon dioxide emissions and the rules for monitoring other relevant information, amending Regulation (EU) 2015/757.

...

Implementing Reg
(EU) 2016/1928

on the determination of cargo carried for categories of ships other than passenger, ro-ro and container ships as per Reg (EU) 2015/757.

...

Implementing Reg
(EU) 2016/1927

on templates for monitoring plans, emissions reports and documents of compliance pursuant to Regulation (EU) 2015/757.

Prepare ahead. Comply timely.

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General FAQ

For more questions and answers you may visit Verifavia Shipping website Read more!

The shipowner or any other organisation or person, such as the manager or the bareboat charterer, which has assumed the responsibility for the operation of the ship from the shipowner is responsible for compliance.

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The most imminent deadline associated to the EU MRV is the 31 August 2017: ship operators must by then submit the Monitoring Plan of every individual ship they operate to an independent accredited verifier for assessment.

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Some information and data must be monitored on a per voyage basis while other information and data must be monitored on an annual basis.

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The approval of monitoring plans, the verification of emission reports, the communication with shipping companies and the issuance of compliance certificates are the responsibility of accredited independent third party verifiers such as Verifavia.

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