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Design of the National Sulfur Dioxide Emission Trading System
  

Year of Approval:
2009

Funds:
US$50,000

Source:

Technical assistance from the Asian Development Bank

Partner:
      
International Implementing Agency: Asian Development Bank
Domestic Implementing Agency: Ministry of Environmental Protection

Finished or not:

No

Executing Agency:

Foreign Economic Cooperation Office, MEP

Duration:

15 months

Start & End Time:

Aug 2009 - Oct 2010

Summary:
To address the priorities of environmental protection in China, such as pollution reduction, total amount control and establishment of emission trading system, this project will assist to develop the SO2 trading platform by establishing an emission tracking system (ETS) and an allowance tracking system (ATS). It also includes the development of operational manuals for the SO2 trading platform and recommendations on making standards for monitoring, checking and reporting SO2 emission. The latter part of the project includes a capacity building component and training programs will be organized.

Recent Progress:
The project was initiated in September 2009 and is now in progress.


Foreign Economic Cooperation Office, Ministry of Environmental Protection of China
5 Houyingfang Hutong, Xicheng District, Beijing, P.R. China, Postal Code: 100035, Tel: +86-10-82268810, Fax: +86-10-82200510