Methodology Idea Note

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Sectoral Scope

7. Transport

The proposed methodology encourages the adoption of technologies to improve fuel efficiency in ships. Efficiency upgrades such as making changes to a ship’s hull, modifying or replacing components of the propulsion system, and other shipboard operating measures are eligible. The proposed methodology is globally applicable.


The methodology idea note was submitted by ClimeCo LLC (opens on external site) and is currently at “Step 1: Methodology Idea Note Submission” of the VCS Methodology Development and Review Process, v4.3 (PDF).

Stakeholders interested in collaborating during methodology development or developing projects that this methodology might enable are encouraged to contact Please include Methodology Development ID# M0240 in the subject line.