VCS and CCB Projects Open for Public Comment

VCS Projects

Comments are invited from the public about whether the below projects meet the requirements of the VCS Program. Comments received by Verra will be published to the project record on the Verra Project Database and must be considered by the project proponent.

Ovejería Photovoltaic Power Plant
ID: PL1840
Program: VCS Program
Location: Chile
Project Activity: Photovoltaic Power
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: AMS-I.D.
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 12,784 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 12 December 2018 – 13 January 2019

Renewable Energy Wind Power Project in Karnataka
ID: PL1838
Program: VCS Program
Location: India
Project Activity: Wind
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: AMS-I.D.
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 12,284 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 11 December 2018 – 12 January 2019

Guanaquitas 9.74 MW Hydroelectric Project
ID: PL1836
Program: VCS Program
Location: Colombia
Project Activity: Hydro
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: AMS-I.D.
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 21,973 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 04 December 2018 – 04 January 2019

Caruquia 9.76 MW Hydroelectric Project
ID: PL1835
Program: VCS Program
LocationColombia
Project Activity: Hydro
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: AMS-I.D.
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 20,303 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 03 December 2018 – 02 January 2019

60 MW Solar by Solarsys Non Conventional Energy Pvt. Ltd. – Ilkal
ID: PL1834
Program: VCS Program
Location: India
Project Activity: Solar
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: ACM0002
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 87,651 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 3 December 2018 – 2 January 2019

Wind Energy Project at Devbhoomi Dwaraka,Gujarat by Powerica Limited 
ID: PL1831
Program:  VCS Program
Location: India
Project Activity: Wind
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: ACM0002
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 42,210 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 28 November – 28 December 2018

 

Biomass based power project in Punjab, India 
ID: PL1829
Program:  VCS Program
Location: India
Project Activity: Biomass
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: AMS-I.D
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 42,657 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 28 November – 28 December 2018

Wind Power Project at Theni by Powerica Limited 
ID: PL1830
Program:  VCS Program
Location: India
Project Activity: Wind
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: ACM0002
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 22,798 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 27 November – 27 December 2018

Mahuangliang Wind Project
ID: PL1827
Program:  VCS Program
Location: China
Project Activity: Wind
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: ACM0002
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 165,686 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 27 November – 27 December 2018

Liucheng Biomass Power Generation Project
ID: PL1824
Program:  VCS Program
Location: China
Project Activity: Biomass
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: ACM0002, ACM0006
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 123,324 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 21 November – 21 December 2018

10 MW wind power project by Powerica at BDS – Gujarat, 
ID: PL1822
Program:  VCS Program
Location: India
Project Activity: Wind
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: ACM0002
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 19,920 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 19 November – 19 December 2018

21.8 MW Wind Power Project at Jangi Vandhiya, Gujarat by Powerica Limited
ID: PL1823
Program:  VCS Program
Location: India
Project Activity: Wind
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: ACM0002
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 50,207 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 19 November – 19 December 2018

19.2 MWp Solar Power Project by HZL
ID: PL1819
Program:  VCS Program
Location: India
Project Activity: Solar
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: ACM0002
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 23,959 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 14 November – 14 December 2018

Manantiales Behr Wind Farm
ID: PL1820
Program:  VCS Program
Location: Argentina
Project Activity: Wind
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: ACM0002
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 237,247 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 14 November – 14 December 2018

Riscales REDD+ Project 
ID: PL1806
Program: VCS Program
Location: Colombia
Project Activity: REDD
Sectoral Scope: 14. Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Methodology: VM0007
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 187,240 tCO2e

Public Comment Period: 14 November – 14 December 2018

Reliance Composting Project in Cape Town 
ID: PL1817
Program: VCS Program
Location: South Africa
Project Activity: Waste to Energy
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: AMS-III.F
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 31,458 (tCO2e per year)

Public Comment Period: 7 November – 7 December 2018

Wind Power Project in Gujarat, India 
ID: PL1814
Program: VCS Program
Location: India
Project Activity: Wind
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: ACM0002
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 61,612 (tCO2e per year)

Public Comment Period: 30 October – 30 November 2018

Renewable Solar Power Project by Adani Green Energy Limited
ID: PL1815
Program: VCS Program
Location: India
Project Activity: Solar
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: ACM0002
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 1,454,303 (tCO2e per year)

Public Comment Period: 30 October – 30 November 2018

Wind power project in Tirunelveli Tamilnadu 
ID: PL1816
Program: VCS Program
Location: India
Project Activity: Wind
Sectoral Scope: 1. Energy (renewable/non-renewable)
Methodology: ACM0002
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 637,939 (tCO2e per year)

Public Comment Period: 30 October – 30 November 2018

 


VCS & CCB Projects

Comments are invited from the public about whether the below projects meet the requirements of the VCS and CCB Programs. Comments received by Verra will be published to the project record on the Verra Project Database and must be considered by the project proponent and validation/verification body (VVB).

Haidong Afforestation Project
ID: PL1832
Program:  VCS and CCB Programs
CCB Status: Under Validation
Location: China
Project Activity: ARR
Sectoral Scope: 14. Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Methodology: AR-ACM0003
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 1,372,266 tCO2e
Benefits planned over project lifetime:

  • The project will provide 15,000 community members with improved skills and/or knowledge
    resulting from training provided as part of project activities.
  • 9,000 of the female community members are expected to have improved skills and/or knowledge resulting from training as part of project activities.

Public Comment Period: 30 November – 30 December 2018

Afforestation Project in Xining City
ID: PL1825
Program:  VCS and CCB Programs
CCB Status: Under Validation
Location: China
Project Activity: ARR
Sectoral Scope: 14. Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Methodology: AR-ACM0003
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 440,059 tCO2e
Benefits planned over project lifetime:

  • The project will provide experience of forest planting and management in high altitude district.
  • The project will implore techniques to help mitigate the local soil erosion caused by overgrazing.

Public Comment Period: 27 November – 27 December 2018

Qinghai Afforestation Project
ID: PL1826
Program:  VCS and CCB Programs
CCB Status: Under Validation
Location: China
Project Activity: ARR
Sectoral Scope: 14. Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Methodology: AR-ACM0003
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 564,149 tCO2e
Benefits planned over project lifetime:

  • 7,000 of the female community members are expected to have improved skills and/or knowledge resulting from training as part of project activities.
  • The project will improve the ecological environment of the surrounding area of Beichuan River Nature Reserve.

Public Comment Period: 27 November – 27 December 2018

Conservación de los Ecosistemas y el Almacén de Carbono Región de
Transición Guayano Amazónica ‘Flor de Inírida’

ID: PL1821
Program:  VCS and CCB Programs
CCB Status: Under development
Location: Colombia
Project Activity: REDD
Sectoral Scope: 14. Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Methodology: VM0007
Estimated Annual Emission Reductions: 7,627,523 tCO2e
Benefits planned over project lifetime:

  • It is estimated that by the end of the project lifetime the indigenous people recover
    their customs and habits according to its ethnic, such as dressing, housing, cultural
    ceremonies, language, values, traditions, and its idiosyncrasy.
  • It is estimated that by the end of the project lifetime at least 60 full-time jobs will be generated.

Public Comment Period: 19 November – 19 December 2018

Cordillera Azul National Park REDD Project
ID: 985
Program(s): VCS and CCB Programs
Location: Peru
Project Proponent: Carbon Credits Consulting S.r.l.
Project Activity: REDD
Sectoral Scope: 14. Agriculture, Forestry and Land Use
Methodology: VM0007
Average Annual Emission Reductions: 1,575,268 (tCO2e per year)
Benefits achieved during the monitoring period:

  • The forests harbor rare and endangered species, as well as abundant populations of animals and plants that are crucial to the well-being of park neighbors.
  • The biodiversity in the project area is astounding. Intact forests stretch from lowlands (150 meters) to ragged mountain peaks (2,400 meters)

Public Comment Period: 14 November – 14 December 2018

Fazenda Sao Paulo Agroforestry
ID: 1663
Program(s): VCS and CCB Programs
Location: Campo Grande, Mato Grosso Do Sul, Brazil
Project Proponent: Carbon Credits Consulting S.r.l.
Project Activity: ARR
Sectoral Scope: 14. Agriculture, Forestry and Land Use
Methodology: AR-ACM0003
Average Annual Emission Reductions: 19,380 (tCO2e per year)
Benefits achieved during the monitoring period:

  • Restoration of 287.06 ha of native savannah, acting as a biological corridor for local fauna;
  • Job creation for the forest workers which has led to an improvement of their life (directly and indirectly for their families) thanks to a good income, training activities, pleasant and safe work environment.

Public Comment Period: 13 November – 13 December 2018

 

 

 

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