Final Verra Review

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Under Development

The proposed new tool provides procedures and requirements to estimate baseline, project, and leakage emissions from electricity consumption.

It is intended for use with VCS-approved methodologies and eligible projects where estimations of emissions from electricity use are required. The tool provides different options for proponents depending on the applicable electricity system and data availability.

Summary of Development

The proposed tool is being developed by Verra and is currently at “Step 6: Final Verra Review and Decision” of the VCS Methodology Development and Review Process, 4.3 (PDF). Verra hosted a public consultation from December 15, 2023, to January 29, 2024.

Stakeholders interested in developing projects that this tool might enable are encouraged to contact Please include the Methodology Development ID# M0251 in the subject line.