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CDM/JI Pipeline Analysis and Database

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CDM news:

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CDM news:

In July five new CDM projects were submitted: 2 from Mauritius, 2 from India, and 1 from Madagascar. .

Four CDM project got their registration action in July. The total number of registered CDM project to 7805 or 93% of the 8369 of the CDM projects that is alive. Only 561 projects are still at validation and 3 have requested registration.

For 2349 CDM projects the DOEs terminated validation, and for 276 the DOEs gave a negative validation. 279 projects were rejected by the EB, and 64 projects were withdrawn.

The total issuance is now 1940 MCERs, this is an increase of 14.2 MCERs compared to last month. 3143 registered projects have now got issuance. The average issuance success is 86.2%.

Voluntary cancellation of CERs has now increased to 33.8 MCERs. In South Korea CERs can be converted into Korean Carbon Units if they are from CDM projects in South Korea and cancelled voluntarily. This already happened for 18.1 MCERs. In Colombia a carbon tax can be avoided by buying voluntary cancellation, which has reached 2.8 MCERs.

PoA news:

One new PoAs were submitted in July from the “CCC PoA for distribution of ICS in developing countries (Myanmar)”.

Subtracting the 71 PoAs that the DOEs terminated validation of, the 3 PoAs rejected by the EB, the 5 PoAs withdrawn, and the 31 resubmitted PoAs we now have 397 PoAs in the Pipeline: 82 at validation, 2 have requested registration, and 313 are registered.

7 new CPAs were submitted in July:

“Distribution of ONIL Stoves—Mexico” got 2 CPAs,

“Distribution of Improved Cook Stoves in Sub-Saharan Africa” got 2 CPAs for Malawi and Nigeria,

“South African Grid Connected Wind Farm Programme” got 1 CPA,

“Distribution of ONIL Stoves—Guatemala” got 1 CPA, and

“UAE Small Scale Solar Programme of Activities” got 1 CPA.

In total 2289 CPAs exist hosted by 75 countries.

The total issuance from the 54 PoAs with issuance is now 14.16 MCERs.

NAMApipeline news: see

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

In July no new NAMAs were submitted.

The total number of NAMAs is 169 (2 NAMAs were withdrawn, and 2 was resubmitted).

The total support offered is 164 MUS$ only 1.5% of the total support requested of 11711 MUS$, and the total cost for the NAMAs is 51966 MUS$.

NDC & PledgePipeline news:

Available at:

Our Pledgepipeline includes the Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs/NDCs) that are submitted to the UNFCCC.

Now 151 Parties (178 countries) responsible to 88.8% of the total GHG emissions have ratified the Paris Agreement.

Colombia ratified in July 2018.

At this site you can also find our CitiesAndRegionsPipeline, which in addition to the country pledges contain 284 pledges from regions and 1991 pledges from cities.

Non-state actor news:

Our Climate Initiatives Platform (CIP) at has been updated and we have added 2 new Initiatives. CIP now contains 244 International Cooperative Initiatives and CIP is a data provider to the UNFCCC NAZCA platform, the Non-state Actor Zone for Climate Action.

We have now added a new page called "Analysis" containing graphs and tables.

If you are in a secretariat/focal point for an ICI, you can register and be upgraded to a user, where you can get a password to update the information about your ICI.

Joergen Fenhann and Marco Schletz

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

UN City in Copenhagen, Denmark

Phone: (+45) 40 20 27 89


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CDM Pipeline overview

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CDM project distribution within host countries by region and type

JI Pipeline overview

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Guidance document
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