Capital Ship Management becomes the first LRQA client worldwide to have MRV Monitoring Plan assessed.
Athens, Greece, March 23, 2017. Capital Ship Management Corp. completed the first accredited assessment of their MRV monitoring plan for the vessel M/T ‘Alkiviadis’ on March 7 2017. The assessment was performed by the world’s leading provider of professional assurance services, LRQA, which is a member of the Lloyd’s Register group (LR).
The assessment was conducted in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2015/757 (monitoring, reporting and verification of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) from shipping activities), also known as MRV Regulation. The MRV Regulation came into force on 1st July 2015 and is a significant feature of the European Union’s commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Evangelos Marinakis, Chairman of Capital Maritime & Trading Corp.said: “Once again, this achievement reflects our company’s strategy and commitment to be proactive in moving towards a sustainable maritime industry”.