Clean Development Mechanism in India, QualityTonnes, USA. (2004-07)

Description: ENSYDE team assisted the US Company QualityTonnes in developing the climate change CDM business in India. Assisting in designing new methodologies, identifying potential projects and conducting all technical due diligence on India projects, ENSYDE played a key role in developing markets in India. ENSYDE assisted in the development and implementation of several CDM projects, including biomass-based power plant projects, micro- and small-hydro projects, to replacement of incandescents to CFLs.

Impact: Among the other projects, two Biomass Power Plant projects in Dindigul and Pattukottai, Tamil Nadu were registered with the UNFCCC with a potential to reduce about 150,000 tonnes of CO2 per year.