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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 August 4 new CDM projects were submitted, 1 from Colombia, 1 from Ethiopia, 1 from India, and 1 from Pakistan. In addition 1 CDM projects were resubmitted from India.

10 CDM projects got its registration action in July, bringing the total number of registered CDM project up to 7764, or 90% of the 8591 of the CDM projects that are alive. Only 922 projects are still at validation and 5 have requested registration.

For 2041 CDM projects the DOEs terminated validation, and for 267 the DOEs gave a negative validation. 272 projects were rejected by the EB, and 63 projects were withdrawn.

August had a monthly issuance of 9.0 MCERs. The total issuance is now 1614 MCERs.  The average issuance success is 89.4%. 2824 Registered projects have now got issuance; this is an increase of 13 compared to last month.

The Voluntary Cancelations of CERs in the central Registry is now 4.1 MCERs.

PoA news:

One new PoAs were submitted in August: "Reducing Methane Emissions and Improving Productivity in the Ugandan Dairy Sector Through Strategic Feed Supplementation"

Subtracting the 49 PoAs that the DOEs terminated validation of, the 3 PoAs rejected by the EB, the 4 PoAs withdrawn, and the 22 resubmitted PoAs we now have 395 PoAs in the Pipeline: 107 at validation, 4 have requested registration, and 283 are registered.

The PoA "Production of biogas from animal manure for rural household" in Sudan used the SD-Tool.

3 new CPAs were submitted in August:

"Recovery and Avoidance of Methane from Industrial Wastewater Treatment Projects" in Indonesia got 1 CPA,

"PV Project Development in Chile" got 1 CPA, and

"Programme of Activities for Small Scale Hydropower CDM in Sri Lanka" got 1 CPA.

In total 2009 CPAs exist hosted by 65 countries.

The total issuance from the 20 PoAs with issuance is now 3.39 MCERs.

JI news:

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

The total issuance of ERUs is 863 MERUs.

Stockholm Environmental Institute has just issued a interesting report of the problems with Track-1 JI at:

NAMApipeline news: see

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

Two new NAMAs were submitted in August:

"Sustainable production with low-emission technologies in agriculture and agroindustry production chains." This NAMA from Uruguay is a resubmission of a NAMA that had been withdrawn, and

"NAMA Support for the Tunisian Solar Plan".

The total number of NAMAs is now 99 (3 NAMAs were withdrawn, and 2 was resubmitted).

The total support offered is 81.75 MUS$, the total support requested is 7828 MUS$, and the total cost for the NAMAs is 32572 MUS$.

INDC & PledgePipeline news:

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

29 INDCs are now submitted to UNFCCC: From Switzerland the 27. February, EU submitted its INDC the 6 March, Norway the 27 March, Mexico the 30 March, United States the 31 March, Gabon the 1 April, Russia the 1 April, Liechtenstein the 23 April, Andorra the 30 April, Canada the 15 May, Morocco 5 June, Ethiopia 10 June, Serbia 6 Iceland & China & South Korea 30 June, Singapore 3 July, New Zealand 7 July, Japan 17 July, Marshall Islands 21 July, Kenya 24 July, Monaco 4 August, Macedonia 5 August, Trinidad and Tobago 6 August, Benin 7 August, Australia 11 August, Djibouti 14 August, Congo DR 18 August, and Dominican republic 18 August .

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

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

Our GACMO model, which can be used to calculate the BAU projection and the mitigation part of the INDC can be downloaded from both the and the sites.

Joergen Fenhann and Marco Schletz

UNEP DTU (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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