25 MW Solar PV Project in Gujarat
Host party(ies) India
Methodology(ies) ACM0002 ver. 12
Standardised Baselines N/A
Estimated annual reductions* 32,865
Start date of first crediting period. 01 Apr 12
Length of first crediting period. 10 years
DOE/AE KBS Certification Services Pvt. Ltd
Period for comments 11 Nov 11 - 10 Dec 11
PP(s) for which DOE have a contractual obligation Visual Percept Solar Projects Private Limited
The operational/applicant entity working on this project has decided to make the Project Design Document (PDD) publicly available directly on the UNFCCC CDM website.
PDD PDD (836 KB)
Local stakeholder consultation report: N/A
Impact assessment summary: N/A
Submission of comments to the DOE/AE Compilation of submitted inputs:
Gujarat fourm on CDM respectfully submit the following comments on the Project Design Documnt (PDD) of Visual Percept Solar Projects Pvt. Ltd. (VPSPPL) proposed Grid interactive Solar PV Power Project of 25 MW Capacity in the state of Gujarat. We thank the CDM Executive Board and Designated Operation Entity (DOE) for recognizing the integral role of transparency in CDM Validation process, and for taking this comment into consideration.
The project is not appropriate for the following points

o	The investment analysis is incomplete and fails to provide the data and assumptions necessary for reader to reproduce the result.
o	No justification has been given regarding the selection of sites for installation of Solar Power Project and how much land has been acquired for the purpose?
o	No information has been provided about the acquired land and its previous use.
o	No commitment has been shown by the company regarding sustainable development as well as additionality as per CDM requirement.

Gujarat fourm on CDM
Email: gujaratfourmoncdm@gmail.com
Submitted by: Gujarat Forum on CDM

	Why this location has been chosen for this project?
	Will this project have impact on temperature in surrounding area?
	What would be impact of negative environmental conditions of area upon project? What would be alternatives in that case?
	How many skilled/unskilled people from surrounding area will be employed at this project during commissioning and operation? 

Mahesh Pandya
Environmental Engineer
Paryavaran mitra
502, Raj Avenue, Bhaikakanagar road
Thaltej, Ahmedabad  380059 India
Telefax - 079-26851321/1801
Submitted by: paryavaranmitra

The comment period is over.
* Emission reductions in metric tonnes of CO2 equivalent per annum that are based on the estimates provided by the project participants in unvalidated PDDs