Wrap-up session for Module 2.1 (Additionality) Presenters: UNFCCC secretariat, MP member, PD Forum, and TÜV SÜD. 1 st Sustainable Development Mechanisms Joint Coordination Workshop Maritim Hotel Bonn Germany, 24-25 March 2012. Break-out session [Module 2.1, Additionality].
1st Sustainable Development Mechanisms Joint Coordination Workshop
Bonn Germany, 24-25 March 2012
Main issues discussed
+ UNFCCC Secretariat - presented the key requirements of the FOIK & CP Guildlines, concerns riser by stakeholders, and the working plans of revising the Tools and the Guidelines with improved concepts by EB 70.
+ Meth Panel member - shared basic concepts and how the new Investment Analysis Guideline, including the WACC Tool and final benchmark indicators were developed, lesson learned and future challenges.
+ PD Forum - presented the notes taken from the PD Forum and DoE Forum meeting in Feb 2012, regarding the FOIK & CP guidelines and the AT & CT with detailed questions/concerns and suggestions for improvement.
+ TUV SUD, presented what are the challenges faced by the DoEs while using these new Tools and Guidelines for validations.
Action points / Recommendations
+ Revision to the Tools and the 2 Guidelines is planned to be adopted by EB 70 (prepared information for discussions/review in EB 69)
+ Suggestions for the improving areas should include:
+ Calling for inputs / consultation to key stakeholders before revising the Tools and Guidelines.
+ ensuring the consistency of understanding / interpretations to the new tools and guidelines for Additionality by different stakeholders in the CDM cycle including PP, DOE, DNA, secretariat, reviewer, EB member).