UBO
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Universal Basic Offsets (UBO), is the widest criteria carbon token, accepting most VCS and GS methodologies for credits issued from 2014 onwards. Note that accepted CDM methodologies refer to those which can be converted to Verra or Gold Standard credits.
The following Methodologies are accepted below:
Verra
Gold Standard
CDM
Methodology Number
Description
VM0002
New Cogeneration Facilities Supplying Less Carbon Intensive Electricity to Grid and/or Hot Water to One or More Grid Customers, v1.01
VM0008
Weatherization of Single Family and Multi-Family Buildings, v1.13
VM0013
Calculating Emission Reductions from Jet Engine Washing, v1.03
VM0018
Energy Efficiency and Solid Waste Diversion Activities within a Sustainable Community, v1.03
VM0019
Fuel Switch from Gasoline to Ethanol in Flex-Fuel Vehicle Fleets, v1.01
VM0020
Transport Energy Efficiency from Lightweight Pallets, v1.03
VM0025
Campus Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency, v1.01
VM0040
Methodology for Greenhouse Gas Capture and Utilization in Plastic Materials, v1.03
VMR0004
Revisions to AMS-III.BC to Include Mobile Machinery, v1.03
VMR0005
Methodology for Installation of Low-Flow Water Devices, v1.03
VMR0006
Methodology for Installation of High Efficiency Firewood Cookstoves
VM0001
Infrared Automatic Refrigerant Leak Detection Efficiency Project Methodology, v1.111
VM0014
Interception and Destruction of Fugitive Methane from Coal Bed Methane (CBM) Seeps, v1.01
VM0016
Recovery and Destruction of Ozone-Depleting Substances (ODS) from Products, v1.111
VM0023
Reduction of GHG Emissions in Propylene Oxide Production, v1.05
VM0030
Methodology for Pavement Application using Sulphur Substitute, v1.04
VM0031
Methodology for Precast Concrete Production using Sulphur Substitute, v1.04
VM0040
Methodology for Greenhouse Gas Capture and Utilization in Plastic Materials, v1.0
VM0043
Methodology for CO2 Utilization in Concrete Production6
VM0002
New Cogeneration Facilities Supplying Less Carbon Intensive Electricity to Grid and/or Hot Water to One or More Grid Customers, v1.01
Methodology Number
Description
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AM0038
Methodology for improved electrical energy efficiency of an existing submerged electric arc furnace used for the production of SiMn
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AM0043
Leak reduction from a natural gas distribution grid by replacing old cast iron pipes or steel pipes without cathodic protection with polyethylene pipes
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AM0044
Energy efficiency improvement projects: boiler rehabilitation or replacement in industrial and district heating sectors
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AM0046
Distribution of efficient light bulbs to households
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AM0048
New cogeneration facilities supplying electricity and/or steam to multiple customers and displacing grid/off-grid steam and electricity generation with more carbon-intensive fuels
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AM0050
Feed switch in integrated Ammonia-urea manufacturing industry
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AM0052
Increased electricity generation from existing hydropower stations through Decision Support System optimization
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AM0053
Biogenic methane injection to a natural gas distribution grid
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AM0055
Recovery and utilization of waste gas in refinery or gas plant
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AM0056
Efficiency improvement by boiler replacement or rehabilitation and optional fuel switch in fossil fuel-fired steam boiler systems
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AM0057
Avoided emissions from biomass wastes through use as feed stock in pulp and paper production or in bio-oil production
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AM0058
Introduction of a district heating system
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AM0059
Reduction in GHGs emission from primary aluminium smelters
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AM0061
Methodology for rehabilitation and/or energy efficiency improvement in existing power plants
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AM0062
Energy efficiency improvements of a power plant through retrofitting turbines
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AM0064
Capture and utilisation or destruction of mine methane (excluding coal mines) or non mine methane
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AM0065
Replacement of SF6 with alternate cover gas in the magnesium industry
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AM0066
GHG emission reductions through waste heat utilisation for pre-heating of raw materials in sponge iron manufacturing process
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AM0067
Methodology for installation of energy efficient transformers in a power distribution grid
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AM0068
Methodology for improved energy efficiency by modifying ferroalloy production facility
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Methodology Number
Description
ACM0002
Grid-connected electricity generation from renewable sources --- Version 20.0
ACM0001
Flaring or use of landfill gas --- Version 19.0
ACM0006
Electricity and heat generation from biomass --- Version 15.0
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