1. April 2017
low carbon development
NDC & Pledge Pipeline
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CDM/JI Pipeline Analysis and Database
In March 5 new CDM project were submitted: 3 from India, and 2 from Lao PDR.
4 CDM project got their registration action in March, bringing the total number of registered CDM project up to 7765, or 92% of the 8462 of the CDM projects that are alive. Only 689 projects are still at validation and 8 have requested registration.
For 2238 CDM projects the DOEs terminated validation, and for 276 the DOEs gave a negative validation. 275 projects were rejected by the EB, and 64 projects were withdrawn.
The total issuance is now 1805 MCERs. The average issuance success is 86.6%. 3042 registered projects have now got issuance; this is an increase of 7.2 MCERs compared to last month.
Voluntary cancellation of CERs has now increased to 20 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 12.3 MCERs.
One new PoAs was submitted in March:
"Renewable Energy Programme of Activities" in Malawi.
Subtracting the 69 PoAs that the DOEs terminated validation of, the 3 PoAs rejected by the EB, the 5 PoAs withdrawn, and the 29 resubmitted PoAs we now have 386 PoAs in the Pipeline: 80 at validation, 1 have requested registration, and 305 are registered.
2 new CPAs were submitted in March:
"Project Gaia Cook Stove Programme of Activities (PoA)" in Ethiopia, and
"Renewable Energy PoA in India".
In total 2140 CPAs exist hosted by 76 countries.
The total issuance from the 41 PoAs with issuance is now 7.7 MCERs.
No new JI projects were submitted in March.
The total issuance of ERUs is 871 MERUs.
NAMApipeline news: see www.namapipeline.org
The UNFCCC NAMA Registry can be accessed by the public at the webpage: www4.unfccc.int/sites/nama
Four new NAMAs were submitted from Zambia in March:
"Green Urban Mobility Solution for Zambian City Integrated Tramway",
"Sustainable Agriculture through Integrated Crop and Livestock Farming",
"Small Hydro Projects Development in Zambia", and
"Integrated Waste Management".
The total number of NAMAs is 146 (2 NAMAs were withdrawn, and 2 was resubmitted).
The total support offered is 162 MUS$ only 2% of the total support requested of 9031 MUS$, and the total cost for the NAMAs is 42458 MUS$.
NDC & PledgePipeline news:
Available at: http://web.unep.org/climatechange/resources/pledge-pipeline
Our Pledgepipeline includes the Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs/NDCs) that are submitted to the UNFCCC.
Now 118 Parties (141 countries) responsible to 84.1% of the total GHG emissions have ratified the Paris Agreement.
UNEPs "Emission Gap Report 2016" is available on: http://uneplive.unep.org/theme/index#egr
Non-state actor news:
Our Climate Initiatives Platform (CIP) at http://climateinitiativesplatform.org has now been improved. CIP now contains 222 International Cooperative Initiatives and CIP is a data provider to the UNFCCC NAZCA platform, the Non-state Actor Zone for Climate Action.
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)
UN City in Copenhagen, Denmark
Phone: (+45) 40 20 27 89
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