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CDM/JI Pipeline Analysis and Database

This is because we have left the peninsular Risoe and moved into the UN-City in Copenhagen, and because we are still part of the Danish Technical University DTU.

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

CDM news:

In February 4 new CDM projects were submitted: 3 from India, and 1 from Thailand. In addition 1 project from India was resubmitted.

1 CDM projects got its registration action in February, bringing the total number of registered CDM project up to 7598, or 88% of the 8638 of the CDM projects that are alive. Only 1017 projects are still at validation and 25 have requested registration.

For 1961 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validation, and for 267 the DOEs gave a negative validation. 271 projects were rejected by the EB, and 62 projects were withdrawn.

February had a high monthly issuance of 15.0 MCERs. The total issuance is now 1541 MCERs.  The average issuance success is 89.0%. 2746 Registered projects have now got issuance; this is an increase of 22 compared to last month.

The Voluntary Cancelations of CERs in the central Registry is now 1.9 MCERs.

PoA news:

No new PoAs were submitted in February:

Subtracting the 43 PoAs that the DOEs terminated validation of, the 3 PoAs rejected by the EB, the 3 PoAs withdrawn, and the 22 resubmitted PoAs we now have 399 PoAs in the Pipeline: 119 at validation, 4 have requested registration, and 276 are registered.

14 new CPAs were submitted in February:

"Grid Connect Solar PV Power Generation Plant Programme" in China got 11 CPAs adding 490 MW to the grid,

"MicroEnergy Credits Microfinance for Clean Energy Product Lines India" got 1 CPA,

"Wind Energy Project PoA" in India got 1 CPA, and

"Improved Cook Stoves programme for Rwanda" got 1 CPA.

In total 1884 CPAs exist hosted by 65 countries.

The total issuance from the 16 PoAs with issuance is now 2.5 MCERs.

JI news:

No new JI projects were submitted in February.

The total issuance of ERUs is 863 MERUs.

NAMApipeline news: see

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

One new NAMAs were submitted in February:

"Climate change mitigation through sustainable and more productive beef production in grasslands" in Uruguay.

 This information is used as input to our NAMAPipeline, which now contains 91

NAMAs (including 1 NAMA that was withdrawn) and 14 support programmes.

The total support offered is now 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.

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

This 2014 Gap report also includes 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:

   +45 40 20 27 89

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
  UNEP DTU Partnership