Guidelines

Methodologies: Standardized Baseline | Large Scale | Small Scale | Afforestation and Reforestation | Small Scale Afforestation and Reforestation | Carbon Capture Storage |   Project Cycle  

Note: To access the following documents which have been reclassified as Methodological Tools at EB 83 (CDM-EB83, para. 49), EB 84 (CDM-EB84, para 30)
          and EB 85 (CDM-EB85, para. 50), please click here.

               •    Guidelines for demonstrating additionality of microscale project activities
               •    Guidelines on assessment of debundling for small-scale project activities
               •    Guidelines on the demonstration of additionality of small-scale project activities
               •    Guidance on leakage in biomass project activities
               •    Guidelines on additionality of first-of-its-kind project activities
               •    Guidelines on common practice
               •    Guidelines on apportioning emissions from production processes between main product and co- and by-product
               •    Guidance on accounting eligible HFC-23
               •    Guidelines on the assessment of investment analysis

 

 

Methodology - Standardized Baseline                                                                                                               
Current Version
Guidelines for the establishment of sector specific standardized baseline Ver02.0
EB65 Annex23
Quality assurance and quality control of data used in the establishment of standardized baselines Ver02.0
CDM-EB66-A49-GUID
Establishment of standardized baselines for afforestation and reforestation project activities under the CDM Ver01.0
CDM-EB70-A10-GUID

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Methodology - Large Scale
   
Current Version
Guidance by the EB to the Meth Panel on guidelines for methodologies for baselines and monitoring plans Ver01.0
EB05 Annex03
Guidance on avoiding double counting of emission sources EB25 Para38
Guidance on bunker fuels EB25 Para58
Guidance on double-counting in CDM project activities using blended biofuel for energy use Ver01.0
EB26 Annex12
Guidance on eligibility of project activities that produce products whose consumption leads to emission reductions Ver02.0
EB36 Annex16
Guidance on estimating emissions reductions related to fuels savings from project activities that primarily improve combustion efficiency of fuels EB32 Para28
Guidance on expansion of industrial gas recovery methodologies to new facilities Ver01.0
EB46 Annex10
Guidance on IPCC default values EB25 Para59
Guidance regarding methodological issues:
    a. Use of and/or reference to lifecycle analysis in proposed new methodololgies
    b. OM/BM weighting in approved methodologies that use the combined margin approach
    c. Treatment of the lifetime of plants and equipment in proposed new baseline methodologies
    d. Consideration of uncertainties when using sampling
    e. Inclusion / exclusion of emission sources in baseline and monitoring methodologies
Ver01.1
EB22 Annex02
Guidance related to avoided methane estimations EB23 Para27
Guidance related to calibration (monitoring) requirements EB24 Para37
Guidance related to the submission of methodologies for substitution, recycling, recovery and destruction of SF6 EB38 Para18
Guidance related to use of additionality tool EB31 Para 31
Guidelines for determining baselines for measure(s) Ver01.0
EB69 Annex 21
Guidelines for objective demonstration and assessment of barriers Ver01.0
EB50 Annex13
Guidelines for completing the proposed new baseline and monitoring methodology form
         Note: To access documents applicable to submissions made prior to 1 April 2013, click here.
Ver02.0
CDM-EB66-A25-GUID
Guidelines for sampling and surveys for CDM project activities and programme of activities
       Note: To access sample size calculator, click here.
Ver03.1
CDM-EB67-A06-GUID
Guidelines for the consideration of interactive effects for the application of multiple CDM methodologies for a programme of activities Ver01.0
EB68 Annex03
Guidelines for the reporting and validation of plant load factors Ver01.0
EB48 Annex11
Guidelines on the assessment of investment analysis
       Note: This guideline is applicable to requests for registration submitted by 19 March 2016.
Ver05.0
EB 62 Annex 5
Guidelines on the consideration of suppressed demand in CDM methodologies Ver02.0
EB68 Annex02
Guidelines to calculate the fraction of methane in the landfill gas from periodical measurements Ver01.0
EB48 Annex13
Eligibility of activities under the CDM EB33 Para30

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Methodology - Small Scale
Current Version
General guidelines for SSC CDM methodologies CDM-EB66-A23-GUID
Guidance on bunker fuels EB25 Para 58
Guidance on IPCC default values EB25 Para59
Guidance on proven technologies EB25 Para71
Guidance on responses to clarifications EB25 Para70
Guidance on transfer of know-how and training as CDM project activities EB23 Para80
Guidelines for completing the proposed new small-scale baseline and monitoring methodology form      
     Note: To access documents applicable to submissions made prior to 1 April 2013, click here.
 CDM-EB66-A26-GUID
Guidelines for the consideration of interactive effects for the application of multiple CDM methodologies for a programme of activities Ver01.0
EB68 Annex03
Guidelines for sampling and surveys for CDM project activities and programme of activities
      Note: To access sample size calculator, click here
Ver03.1
CDM-EB67-A06-GUID
Guidelines on the assessment of investment analysis
       Note: This guideline is applicable to requests for registration submitted by 19 March 2016.
Ver05.0
EB 62 Annex 5
Guidelines on the consideration of suppressed demand in CDM methodologies Ver02.0
EB68 Annex02
Non-binding best practice examples to demonstrate additionality for SSC project activities Ver01.0
EB35 Annex34

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Methodology - Afforestation and Reforestation
Current Version
Guidance on avoiding double counting of emission sources EB25 Para38
Guidelines for completing the proposed new afforestation and reforestation baseline and monitoring methodology form       
     Note: To access documents applicable to submissions made prior to 1 April 2013, click here.

Ver05.0
CDM-EB66-A27-GUID
Guidelines on accounting of specified types of changes in A/R CDM project activities from the description in registered project design documents Ver02.0
EB66 Annex24
Guidelines on application of specified versions of A/R CDM methodologies in verification of registered A/R CDM project activities Ver01.1
EB68 Annex31

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Methodology - Small Scale Afforestation and Reforestation
Current Version
Guidelines for completing the small-scale afforestation and reforestation baseline monitoring and methodology submission form
     Note: To access documents applicable to submissions made prior to 1 April 2013, click here.
 Ver01.1
CDM-EB66-A28-GUID

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Methodology - Carbon Capture and Storage
Current Version
Guidelines for completing the proposed new carbon capture and storage baseline and monitoring methodology form
     Note: To access documents applicable to submissions made prior to 1 April 2013, click here.
Ver01.1
CDM-EB67-A25-GUID

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Project Cycle
         Pre-registration                   
Current Version
Guidelines for completing the small-scale CDM project activities bundling form Ver02.0
EB66 Annex22
         Validation & Registration
Current Version
Letter of approval for carbon dioxide capture and storage project activities Ver01.0
CDM-EB78-A06-GUID
Guidelines and modalities for operationalization of a loan scheme to support the development of CDM project activities in countries with fewer than 10 registered CDM project activities. Annex III
FCCC/KP/CMP/2010/012/Add.2
Payment of a registration fee for a programme of activities (PoA) EB33 Para60
         Monitoring and Issuance
Current Version
Guideline on the application of materiality in verifications   
       For the use of ver01.0 of this guideline, click here.
Ver02.0
CDM-EB69-A06-GUID

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