Verra invites comments from the public about whether the below projects meet the requirements of the programs in which they are seeking to be registered. Comments received by Verra will be published to the project record on the Verra Registry and must be considered by the project proponent. To submit your comments, click the Public Comment Period hyperlink in a given project entry below and complete the Public Comment box on the project page on the Verra Registry.

ID: 4933

Program: Plastic Waste Reduction Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation and Verification

Location: Bangladesh

Project Activity: Plastic Waste Collection and Recycling

Sectoral Scope:

Methodology: PWRM0001 and PWRM0002

Estimated annual amount of plastic waste collected and/or recycled (metric tonnes): 82,642

Public Comment Period: 5 February 2024 - 6 March 2024

ID: 4010

Program: VCS Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: India

Project Activity: Solar

Sectoral Scope: 01: Energy industries (renewable/non-renewable sources), 03: Energy demands

Methodology: AMS-I.B.

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 37

Public Comment Period: 5 February 2024 - 6 March 2024

ID: 2558

Program: CCB Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: Brazil

Project Activity: REDD

Sectoral Scope: 14: AFOLU

Methodology: VM0015

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 1,004,626

Estimated benefits over the project lifetime: 1) 30,138,794 tCO2e of net estimated emission reductions in the project area, measured against the without project scenario. 2) 82,994.27 ha of estimated number of hectares of reduced forest loss in the project area measured against the without-project scenario. 3) Potentially 595 people from the 5 communities are expected to have improved livelihoods or income generated as a result of project activities.

Public Comment Period: 5 February 2024 - 6 March 2024

ID: 4786

Program: Plastic Waste Reduction Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: Sweden

Project Activity: Plastic Waste Recycling

Sectoral Scope:

Methodology: PWRM0002

Estimated annual amount of plastic waste collected and/or recycled (metric tonnes): 15,374

Public Comment Period: 6 February 2024 - 7 March 2024

ID: 4780

Program: VCS and CCB Programs

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: China

Project Activity: IFM

Sectoral Scope: 14: AFOLU

Methodology: VM0010

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 45,924

Estimated benefits over the project lifetime: 1) 1,074,617tCO2e net estimated emission removals in the project area, measured against the without-project scenario. 2) 4,321.92 ha number of hectares of existing production forest land in which IFM practices are expected to occur as a result of project activities, measured against the without-project scenario. 3) 1,000 people expected to have improved livelihoods or income generated as a result of project activities.

Public Comment Period: 7 February 2024 - 8 March 2024

ID: 4650

Program: VCS Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: India

Project Activity: Solid Waste

Sectoral Scope: 01: Energy industries, 13: Waste Handling and Disposal

Methodology: ACM0022

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 50,906

Public Comment Period: 7 February 2024 - 8 March 2024

ID: 4792

Program: VCS Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: Indonesia

Project Activity: Waste water

Sectoral Scope: 01: Energy industries, 13: Waste Handling and Disposal

Methodology: AMS-III.H

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 53,445

Public Comment Period: 7 February 2024 - 8 March 2024

ID: 4875

Program: SD VISta

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: Congo

Project Activity: Cookstoves

Sectoral Scope: 03: Energy demand

Methodology: VMR0006

SDG Contributions: 01: No Poverty, 02: Zero Hunger, 03: Good Health and Well-being, 04: Quality Education, 05: Gender Equality, 07: Affordable and Clean Energy, 08: Decent Work and Economic Growth, 10: Reduced Inequalities, 13: Climate Action, 15: Life on Land, 17: Partnership for the Goals

Estimated benefits over the project lifetime: 1) 988,000 tCO2e GHG emission reductions. 2) Provide 137,000 ICS to families in grouped project activity. 3) Open up more time for productive / income generating tasks for women by reducing time spent on collecting firewood.

Public Comment Period: 7 February 2024 - 8 March 2024

ID: 4540

Program: VCS Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: India

Project Activity: REDD

Sectoral Scope: 14: AFOLU

Methodology: VM0007

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 200,000

Public Comment Period: 8 February 2024 - 9 March 2024

ID: 4795

Program: VCS Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: South Africa

Project Activity: Solar

Sectoral Scope: 01: Energy industries (renewable/non-renewable sources)

Methodology: AMS-I.F

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 16,564

Public Comment Period: 8 February 2024 - 9 March 2024

ID: 4959

Program: Plastic Waste Reduction Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation and Verification

Location: India

Project Activity: Plastic Waste Recycling

Sectoral Scope:

Methodology: PWRM0002

Estimated annual amount of plastic waste collected and/or recycled (metric tonnes): 11,768

Public Comment Period: 8 February 2024 - 9 March 2024

ID: 4742

Program: VCS and CCB Programs

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: China

Project Activity: ALM

Sectoral Scope: 14: AFOLU

Methodology: VM0026

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 467,175.48

Estimated benefits over the project lifetime: 1) 18,687,019 tCO2e net estimated emission removals in the project area, measured against the without-project scenario. 2) 1,150,000 hectares managed significantly better by the project for biodiversity conservation. 3) 1,317 people expected to be employed by project activities.

Public Comment Period: 9 February 2024 - 10 March 2024

ID: 3052

Program: SD VISta

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: Cambodia

Project Activity: Water Access and Sanitation

Sectoral Scope: 03: Energy demand

Methodology: AMS–III.AV

SDG Contributions: 03: Good Health and Well-being, 04: Quality Education, 05: Gender Equality, 06: Clean Water and Sanitation, 08: Decent Work and Economic Growth, 13: Climate Action, 15: Life on Land

Estimated benefits over the project lifetime: 1) 43.129 tCO2e GHG emission reductions over a year. 2) 1.09 tons of woody biomass/household/year

Public Comment Period: 9 February 2024 - 10 March 2024

ID: 4123

Program: VCS Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: Uganda

Project Activity: ARR

Sectoral Scope: 14: AFOLU

Methodology: VM0047

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 85.776

Public Comment Period: 12 February 2024 - 13 March 2024

ID: 2791

Program: CCB Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation and Verification

Location: Papua New Guinea

Project Activity: REDD

Sectoral Scope: 14: AFOLU

Methodology: VM0015

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 14,97,451

Estimated benefits over the project lifetime: 1) 226,843 hectares of reduced forest loss. 2) 200 community members who are expected to have improved skills and/or knowledge. 3) 5 globally Critically Endangered or Endangered species benefiting from reduced threats.

ERRs achieved during the monitoring period (tCO2e): 34,026,450

Benefits achieved during the monitoring period: 1) 226,843 hectares of reduced forest loss. 2) 10 families who have improved skills and/or knowledge. 3) 5 globally Critically Endangered or Endangered species benefiting from reduced threats.

Public Comment Period: 12 February 2024 - 13 March 2024

ID: 4785

Program: VCS Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: India

Project Activity: Solar Power

Sectoral Scope: 01: Energy industries (renewable/non-renewable sources)

Methodology: ACM0002

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 191,376

Public Comment Period: 13 February 2024 - 14 March 2024

ID: 1382

Program: CCB Program

Public Comment Period Type: Verification

Location: Brazil

Project Activity: REDD

Sectoral Scope: 14: AFOLU

Methodology: VM0007

ERRs achieved during the monitoring period (tCO2e): 229,436

Benefits achieved during the monitoring period: 1) 39,300.6 hectares significantly better managed by the project for biodiversity conservation. 2) 65 people who have improved skills and/or knowledge. 3) 6 people employed due to project activities.

Public Comment Period: 13 February 2024 - 14 March 2024

ID: 4949

Program: Plastic Waste Reduction Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: Kenya

Project Activity: Plastic Waste Collection and Recycling

Sectoral Scope:

Methodology: PWRM00001 and PWRM00002

Estimated annual amount of plastic waste collected and/or recycled (metric tonnes): 15,324

Public Comment Period: 14 February 2024 - 15 March 2024

ID: 4698

Program: VCS Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: South Africa

Project Activity: ARR

Sectoral Scope: 14: AFOLU

Methodology: AR-ACM0003

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 33,749

Public Comment Period: 15 February 2024 - 16 March 2024

ID: 4815

Program: VCS Program

Public Comment Period Type: Validation

Location: Switzerland

Project Activity: IFM

Sectoral Scope: 14: AFOLU

Methodology: VM0012

Estimated annual ERRs (tCO2e): 487

Public Comment Period: 19 February 2024 - 20 March 2024