CLEANER ENERGY LNG offers a substantial reduction of at least 25% less CO2 per container and a huge decrease in air pollutants, allowing you to have a positive impact on public health and the environment.

  • Lower air pollutants

     Hand-eco Lower your Sulphur emissions (SOx), Nitrogen emissions (Nox) and suspended particles (PM10) by 99%, 92% and 91% respectively.

  • Achieve your carbon-reduction goals

     Document_holder With a reduction in your CO2 emissions by 25% well-to-wake (whole fuel production and utilization cycle) and up to 36% tank-to-wake (when considering only the vessel voyage), you can reduce your carbon footprint and achieve your ambitious sustainability objectives.

  • Receive a declaration for your reduction in emissions

     Document_check An official declaration on the emission reduction will be provided for your shipments using CLEANER ENERGY LNG.
    The whole framework is verified by an independent third-party and is compliant with ISO 14020, 14021 and 14067.

How does it work?

  • Thanks to the Mass Balance Concept*, we are able to offer CLEANER ENERGY LNG to all our customers and across all our services.
  • Mass Balance Concept is an approach to diversify our energy mix, while monitoring the amount of energy used and assigning them to specific traffics.
  • A declaration, specifying the amount of LNG used and its related CO2 savings, is then shared with customers.
  • To offset your remaining emissions, opt for our POSITIVE OFFSET service.

*Find out more information about the methodology on our websites.

Find out what is LNG

A natural gas, LNG is stored in a liquid state in the tank after going through a liquefaction process which by cools it down to -161°C. It is then converted into a gaseous state to fuel the engines.

The CMA CGM Group uses fossil-based LNG and biomethane guarantee of origin, from renewable resources such as agricultural vegetable waste.