Validation, Verification and Certification of CDM and JI Projects
The project-based mechanisms JI (Joint Implementation) and CDM (Clean Development Mechanism) form part of the Kyoto Protocol and open-up promising market opportunities for investors, export-oriented plant engineering companies and project developers . Relevant areas are for example:
Land use and forestry
Experts and independent support are needed for profitable participation in emissions trading and successful implementation of climate change and carbon offset projects.
TÜV SÜD and its Carbon Management Services unit have been assessing climate change and carbon offset projects since 2000. Having assessed hundreds of projects, TÜV SÜD is one of the market leaders in third-party validation and verification of climate change measures. Regarding validation and verification of CDM and JI projects, we have been accredited for all fields of technology by UNFCCC. For more information of our current accreditation status visit: www.unfccc.int.
Our experts assist you in the successful implementation of climate change and carbon offset projects, offering services including:
Submission of new methodologies to the CDM Executive Board for approval
Validation of CDM and JI projects prior to project kick off as a key step in the project cycle
Verification and certification of CDM and JI projects during the project term