Draft Methodology

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Sectoral Scope

11. Fugitive emissions from industrial gases


Under Development

VM0001 v1.1 applies to project activities that install infrared, real-time leak detection systems on U.S. retail direct expansion refrigeration equipment systems to reduce leaks of HFC refrigerants. The proposed revision seeks to expand the eligible leak detection technologies to include alternative sensors and software-based leak detection.


The revision is being developed by Therm Solutions, Inc. (opens on external site) and is currently following the process for minor revisions. See Section 4.2.7-4.2.11 of the Methodology Development and Review Process, 4.2 (PDF).

Stakeholders interested in collaborating during methodology development or developing projects that this methodology might enable are encouraged to contact Please include the Methodology Development ID# M0192 in the subject line.

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