Regulated Slow Steaming in Maritime Transport: An Assessment of Options, Costs and Benefits

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This report studies the impacts of vessel speed on emissions, technical constraints and other experiences with regard to slow steaming and current speed regulations. Moreover, it analyses the legal feasibility of speed limits and feasibility of implementation, possible policy designs and the associated social costs and benefits of speed limits.  A summary briefing is available here.