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JIKO Policy Paper 01/2004

The Supplementarity Challenge: CDM, JI and EU Emission Trading

The focus of this paper is on the question of supplementarity in the context of linking the project-based mechanisms CDM and JI to the EU Emission Allowance Trading.

The paper describes the legal and political framework conditions and discusses the existing proposals for the implementation of the supplementarity requirement. The article concludes with some policy recommendations.

Langrock, T., Sterk, W.: The Supplementarity Challenge: CDM, JI & EU Emissions Trading. JIKO Policy Paper 01/2004. Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy. Wuppertal - 15 pages, 2 figures, 2 tables.


Date: March 2009
Type: Policy Paper