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CDM/JI Pipeline Analysis and Database

The CDM/JI Pipeline Analysis and Database of the CDM & JI projects has been updated at and the NAMAPipeline on

CDM news:

In March 7 new CDM projects were submitted all from India. In addition 2 projects from India were resubmitted.

24 CDM projects got its registration action in February, bringing the total number of registered CDM project up to 7722, or 89% of the 8635 of the CDM projects that are alive. Only 1002 projects are still at validation and 11 have requested registration.

For 1972 CDM projects the DOEs terminated validation, and for 267 the DOEs gave a negative validation. 271 projects were rejected by the EB, and 62 projects were withdrawn.

March had a monthly issuance of 3.9 MCERs. The total issuance is now 1545 MCERs.  The average issuance success is 88.9%. 2754 Registered projects have now got issuance; this is an increase of 8 compared to last month.

The Voluntary Cancelations of CERs in the central Registry is now 2.9 MCERs.

PoA news:

No new PoAs were submitted in March.

Subtracting the 44 PoAs that the DOEs terminated validation of, the 3 PoAs rejected by the EB, the 3 PoAs withdrawn, and the 22 resubmitted PoAs we now have 398 PoAs in the Pipeline: 117 at validation, 3 have requested registration, and 278 are registered.

9 new CPAs were submitted in March:

"MicroEnergy Credits – Microfinance for Clean Energy Product Lines – India" got 3 CPAs,

"Municipal waste composting Project, Uganda" got 3 CPA,

"National Solar Power Development Programme, India" got 1 CPA,

"Solar Water Heater Program in India" got 1 CPA, and

"Promotion of renewable energy generation in India- Programme of Activities" got 1 CPA.

In total 1884 CPAs exist hosted by 65 countries.

The total issuance from the 17 PoAs with issuance is now 2.5 MCERs.

The CDM project: "Fuel Switch at Corobrik’s Driefontein Brick Factory in South Africa" was registered in March as the first project using an Approved Standardized Baseline (ASB4).

Since CERs has been voluntary cancelled for a PoA we have inserted a column in the "PoA" sheet showing this.

JI news:

No new JI projects were submitted and no new issuance in March.

The total issuance of ERUs is 863 MERUs.

NAMApipeline news: see

The UNFCCC NAMA Registry can be accessed by the public at the webpage:

No new NAMAs were submitted in March.

The total support offered is 73 MUS$, the total support requested is 6950 MUS$, and the total cost for the NAMAs is 31246 MUS$.

INDC & PledgePipeline news:

Our Pledgepipeline now also include the Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) that are submitted to the UNFCCC.

The first INDC was submitted to UNFCCC from Switzerland the 27. February, EU submitted its INDC the 6 March, Norway the 26 March, Mexico the 30 March, United States the 31 March, Gabon 1 April, and Russia 1 April.

The UNEP Emission Gap Report 2014 was published 19. December, see

This 2014 Gap report also included calculations of the 2030 GHG emission gap.

UNEP Risoe is one of the teams that delivered emission data to this report. We regularly update our INDC & Pledgepipeline on the web-site:

Our Pledgepipeline has now been enlarged with columns for 2025, 2030, and 2040 in order to make it ready to accommodate the INDCs, which will be included when they are submitted to the UNFCCC.

Joergen Fenhann and Rasmus Saldern Antonsen

UNEP DTU (formerly known as UNEP Risoe)
Danish Technical University

UN City in Copenhagen, Denmark

Phone: (+45) 40 20 27 89


If you have comments or questions please contact:

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CDM Pipeline overview

PoA Pipeline overview

CDM project distribution within host countries by region and type

JI Pipeline overview

Guidance document
  (updated December 2008)

Publications and papers
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