Call for public inputs will close on Monday 16 May 2011

Call for public inputs will close on Monday 16 May 2011

The Executive Board, at its sixtieth meeting, agreed to launch a call for public inputs in order to explore opportunities to further expand the usability of the new small-scale methodology AMS-III.AV "Low greenhouse gas emitting water purification systems".

Specific issues to be covered include, but are not limited to

Appropriateness of the maximum volume of purified water per person per day set at 5.5 litres in equation 1 of the methodology taking into account the baseline defined in the methodology, i.e. use of fossil fuel or non-renewable biomass for boiling water;

Appropriateness of the threshold proportion of rural population using an improved drinking source specified in paragraph 4 of this methodology.

The public inputs to this call will be considered by the Small Scale Working Group (SSC WG) at its thirty-second meeting in June 2011 for a recommendation to the Executive Board.

Input to this call can be made until 16 May 2011 at: <>

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