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A Regional NAMA Framework for Solar PV in the Caribbean +The preliminary information available suggests: * Equitable, transparent and predictable interconnection policy * Flow of funds between implementation entity, utility company and owner of rooftop solar PV system * Consider International support through a regional financial institution which administers a soft loan facility
Accelerated geothermal electricity development +Four initiatives are designed to mitigate barriers in the geothermal power sector: * Drilling risk mitigation instruments * Premium payment mechanism * IPP engagement and transaction support * National geothermail capacity building programme
Accelerating the Market Transformation to Energy Efficient Lighting +The main activities of NAMA proposal includes the development and enforcement of a National Efficient Lighting Strategy, including minimum energy performance standards (MEPS); monitoring, verification, and enforcement; environmentally sound management (ESM); and communication and distribution campaign showing the benefits of high efficiency LEDs. The support from the proposed NAMA will provide both the design and implementation. Additionally, the project will establish a revolving loan fund (RLF) to accelerate the transition to efficient lighting products.
Adaptation and Mitigation Initiatives in Rice Cultivation +Agriculture contributes to more than 30% of the GHG emissions in the Philippines and is the second largest GHG emission source in the country. Although rice cultivation occupies the top position among the sources of agricultural emissions, this emission source has not been addressed by any major climate change-related activities up to the present. This NAMA or Adaptation and Mitigation Initiatives in Agriculture (AMIA) not only provides substantial emission reductions, but also offers adaptation benefits. Its interventions can be classified into two main packages: * basic package: creation of policy and economic incentives and the delivery of training/education to farmers * support package: optional training sessions for participating farmers to diversify their production through gaining knowledge and experience in growing other crops (products) such as vegetables. The AMIA will target a total of 750,000 ha of irrigated rice fields, approximately half of the irrigated rice fields across the whole country. Towards the end of the AMIA implementation, it is expected that half of the irrigated rice fields will have adopted AWD as their standard irrigation practice
Adaptive Sustainable Forest Management in Borjomi-Bakuriani Forest District +* The project will systematically analyse the baseline CO2 and non-CO2 emissions and removals by sink associated to forest land use and land use change, forest vegetation types, carbon pools and activities in the Borjomi-Bakuriani pilot region. * Climate change mitigation activities will be derived from proposed good practice guidelines on sustainable management of forests. * The restoration of 45.000 hectares of forest will substantially enhance carbon sequestration and storage.
Agroforestry for Rehabilitation of Degraded Land +As part of the GE-LAMA I project, GIZ is supporting four land-based sector NAMAs, including Agroforestry, based on the National Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Plan (RAN-GRK).
Assisted phytostabilization of massive mine wastes +The study was carried out by the Universidad Catolica de Chile

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Bio-energy generation and greenhouse-gases mitigation though organic-waste utilization +*The primary objective of the project will focus on production of biogas from livestock wastes of dairy farms so as to capture and utilize the CH4 gas as a source of bioenergy. *Conduct diagnostic studies to evaluate the existing pattern of organic-wastes disposal/utilization and the amount of green-house gases emitted in a time span *Management and utilization of bio-digesters’ slurry as source of bio-fertilizer to substitute the chemical fertilizer; the main source of greenhouse gases at the stage of manufacturing. *Capacity building of dairy farms for installation of biogas system in solution of trouble shooting. *Capacity building of the federal/provincial and NGO peoples regarding management of manure and carbon sequestration.
Bioenergy NAMA +The NAMA aims to provide families in rural areas with access to low cost renewable energy. At the same time, end users in cities are to be provided with a “greener” source of energy in order to achieve a reduction in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The scheme consists of six elements: * increasing the demand for biofuels by promoting bioenergy technologies and raising awareness for this type of energy * strengthening business initiatives with technology suppliers and retailers * designing and implementing mechanisms for the financing of bioenergy projects\ * developing a standardization system as well as a framework for research and development * providing technical assistance * establishing and developing an MRV system So far, NAMA activities conducted have: * Organised a first sectorial roundtable with the Ministry of Energy and Mines (MEM) and the Ministry of Environment (MINAM) * Organised and ran technical committees on a subnational level to discuss the legal and regulatory framework * Provided training and support for the formulation of public investment projects in the bioenergy sector * Finalised an agreement with the second-tier development bank COFIDE boosting financial mechanisms for private sector credit generation * Involved the development banks Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW) and Dutch Development Bank (FMO) in the implementation of pilot projects through their Peruvian counterparts
Biogas for onsite power generation for medium/large pig Farms +The NAMA intends to: * develop a policy and institutional framework to incentivize investment in commercial biogas-electricity generation at pig farms in Vietnam * enhance the development of biogas-electricity generation at pig farm in order to reduce GHG emission and contribute to agricultural sector target which described in the country's National Climate Change Strategy * improve pig farm capacity on affection abiding national regulatory standard for waste treatment. During the implementation phase, assuming that 50% of pig farms will be implemented, it is expected that there will be about 2150 farms installed biogas power generation system with total capacity in 2020 is 215 MW. .
Blue Carbon NAMA Conserve and Restore Mangroves in the Dominican Republic +Support for the Preparation of this NAMA will result in a robust design, encompassing *capacity-building *technical assistance *planning for financial mechanisms for long-term financing and sustainability *sound scientific research, and wide-ranging participation. Specifically, the preparation will contribute to the conservation and restoration of mangroves in the following ways: *Quantify the carbon sink capacity of Mangroves in the Dominican Republic through a comprehensive inventory and analysis of ecological conditions and carbon stocks that are intact, under threat, or notably degraded. *The quantified carbon sink capacity will contribute to generating emission allowances, emission credits, and other types of CO2 compensation certificates. *Build national and local institutional capacity to assess the CO2 sequester capacity of mangroves in the Dominican Republic *Facilitate national dialogue on how to leverage carbon credits to promote greater competitiveness for small and medium-sized businesses through policies and financial mechanisms that help SMEs in the agriculture, fishing and tourism sectors build climate resilience into assets and operations. *Develop national strategies to restore and reforest mangrove systems around the Dominican Republic that also engage communities through partnerships that articulate economic incentives for mangrove ecosystem conservation and reforestation with improved livelihoods. *Establish a Blue Carbon NAMA Knowledge Toolkit that facilitates knowledge transfer to other organizations in Latin America, the Caribbean and outside the region that are facing similar development challenges. The toolkit will enable public and private sector leaders to. *Apply an emerging field of tools, products and services that cater to the coastal ecosystem financing and management in order to design a Blue Carbon NAMA. *'Identify transformational change; co-benefits; financial ambitions; and GHG mitigation. *Design technical and financial components that can reduce GHG emissions (direct reductions), increase the volume of public finance mobilized for low carbon investment and development, increase the volume of private finance mobilized for low carbon investment and development, target the number of people directly benefitting from the NAMA Support Project (NSP), and support activities to catalyse impact beyond the project.
Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) for Kampala +This NAMA will assist Uganda in planning, developing and financing a coordinated urban transportation system around design of routes, linkage between the BRT routes and other modes of transport, facilities and resources to increase ridership, operational mechanisms of efficiency such as scheduling, on time repairs, maintenance, buses, pricing, park and ride facilities. The activities of the NAMA include *building 9 routes of the BRT *non-motorised transport (NMT) routes linked to the bus routes *park and ride facilities *programming and scheduling buses along the routes, and *ensuring systems for operational efficiency.
Bus Rapid Transit in Kigali +The NAMA is planned to be implemented through the design, construction, implementation, and operation of an efficient bus rapid transit (BRT) system for the city of Kigali. The key direct mitigation actions include the switch to low emissions, high efficiency transport modes, higher fuel and emissions standards for new vehicles, low sulphur diesel regulations, fleet renewal and scrappage regulations and emissions compliance certification and inspection. In addition the NAMA will include supportive actions like BRT main bus corridors, standardized route optimization, dedicated “rush hour” bus lanes and integration with rural and inter-city bus routes. Under this NAMA and the resulting agreement reached by the Inter-ministerial Coordinating Committee, and regulated via the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority and the City of Kigali, private sector companies are expected to operate the Kigali BRT system via service contracts with individual companies or cooperatives, effectively under a Public Private Partnership (PPP) model.

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CSP NAMA +The plan is to construct a single CSP plant in the north of the country. According to the CTF Investment Plan for Chile, tendering for plant construction will be Oct 2012 and the plant should be finished by Aug 2015. CSP is of particular interest in the northern region of Chile because by using energy storage, it can better meet the particular demand profile of customers on that grid (24 hour flat demand). The plant will reduce the intermittent generation constraints of non conventional renewable energy.
Cement NAMA +It will lead to sizeable emission reductions from the cement industry, while greatly decreasing urban and water pollution.
Cement NAMA in Peru +The cement industry was responsible for around 6.1 millions tons of CO2e in 2010, approximately 8% of national GHG emissions when the land-use change and forestry sector is excluded. The NAMA will encourage the introduction of three main measures to promote low carbon production: * Co-processing – e.g. use of waste as a fossil fuel substitute in clinker production kilns. * Clinker substitution to reduce the clinker / cement ratio by replacing clinker with pozzolan/ steel slag/ limestone filler in cement production * Encourage energy efficient best practice technologies to decrease energy consumption at cement plants. The NAMA will accomplish these objectives by establishing the following enabling frameworks: * Cleaner Production Agreement will be signed with cement companies to obtain mitigation commitments from industry stakeholders and an implementation plan prepared for achieving this * A MRV system introduced that uses international standards of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development’s Cement Sustainability Initiative * Regulations, standards and/or codes that allow the use of cement with a lower carbon content in domestic building applications as well as the introduction of co-processing and energy efficiency measures. The NAMA was officially presented at a stakeholder workshop on March 3rd 2016 in Lima, where approximately 50 key stakeholders from the cement and other private sectors and key ministries gathered to discuss preparations for implementation. Implementation of the NAMA will be supported by various ministries and governmental agencies, and the cement companies: * Ministry of Production: focal point, being responsible for the coordination and implementation of the NAMA * Ministry of Environment: raising awareness about the low carbon processes for Peru’s cement industry * Peruvian Association of Cement Producers (ASOCEM): support for implementation of NAMA activities in their sector * Cement companies: implementation of the mitigation technologies, meeting voluntary commitments that are set to be defined in the Clean Production Agreement. * Ministry of Housing, Construction and Sanitation: promotion of the use of cement with low carbon content in government-supported housing projects * Directorate of Environment Quality in the Ministry of Environment: regulations for waste management that include the option for co-processing * Agency for Assessment and Environmental Control (OEFA): promotion of proposed eco-friendly measures.
Circular Economy Solid Waste Management Approach for Urban Areas +Instead of waste being collected for disposal only, the NAMA facilitates the diversion of 90% of collected waste away from disposal sites and towards various recycling practices. It also aims to create multiple links currently missing in the value chain: recycling points, where waste will be sorted for subsequent recycling; and composting facilities, for the organic waste treatment. The NAMA will research and operationalize new recycling technologies as well as strengthen existing recycling industries. This will include conversion of organic waste to insect based protein, terra-preta production (enriching compost with waste-based charcoal), using residual waste for cement kilns, and a study on the treatment of hazardous waste fractions. The NAMA will be carried out in two phases: * Years 1-5: infrastructure development phase * Years 6-15: full-scale operations phase So far, successful pilot models have already been tested by SMEs in Nairobi.
City wide mitigation programme of Greater Amman Municipality +The following activities would be undertaken *Financial – financing of investment subsidy and soft loans *Investment subsidies, capacity building of municipality staff etc *Technical – capacity building support to Greater Amman Municipality, Assistance to the development and the implementation of the MRV system
Clean Production Agreements in Chile +A Clean Production Agreement APL is an agreement between a business sector, businesses and public agencies with jurisdiction in the matters of the Agreement, seeking to implement cleaner production through specific goals and actions. The scope of the NAMA is solid and liquid industrial waste.
Combined cycle power plant in the coastal area of Syrian Arab Republic +The project includes installation of a station for receiving, storage, treatment and transport of liquefied gas with capacity of 5 million cubic meters per day, in addition to supply of spare parts and equipments needed, and conducting of a training program to ensure operating and investment securely.
Communit Forest Partnership for Wood Biomass Based Energy - CFFBE NAMA +*Implementation of wood based biomass gasification *Impact analysis *Creating national secretariat for biomass gasification implementation type of GHG emission reduction direct at two sectors - forestry and energy sector
Comprehensive mobility plan for Belo Horizonte +BRAZIL The following activities could be undertaken: *Enhancement of public transport (BRT and metro) *Metropolitan fare integration *Construction of infrastructure for non-motorized transportation *Combined land use and parking policies
Construction of a Super-critical Lignite Power Plant TTP Kostolac B +Construction of a new lignite fired thermal power plant in TPP Kostolac B. The new unit, called block B3, will have an installed capacity of 600 MWe with net efficiency of 40.8%, which is significantly higher than 33.5% efficiency of a conventional lignite power plant in Serbia. The project will introduce a super-critical steam power generation technology.

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De-risking Renewable Energy NAMA for the Nigerian Power Sector +The NAMA has four components: * Policy and institutional framework for private investment in on-grid renewable power generation. * Financial de-risking instruments for private investment in on-grid renewable power generation. * Grid management to absorb intermittent but predictable renewable energy. * First commercial on-grid RE projects, with 100 MW of additional RE-based power generation capacity. The GEF has approved a project, in April 2016, to support the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) in the development and implementation of this RE NAMA for the Nigerian Power Sector.
Demand-side energy efficiency programme for water pumping stations +The Water Authority of Jordan is the largest electricity consumer in the country, using about 15% of Jordan's national energy production. The IEE programme is a sector wide programme to increase energy efficiency for water infrastructure with the objective to reduce the specific energy consumption per m3 of produced water targeting pumping facilities, well-fields, booster stations, the water supply network and other water infrastructure in the country. The IEE Programme is directly aiming at energy savings and GHG emission reduction in the different Governorate of the Kingdom together with the Jordanian public water companies and key stakeholders. Jordan seeks support for further preparation of this NAMA, as well as for implementation of it. The scope of the preparation is for an expert to prepare a NAMA proposal and to generate funds for implementation. Activities in the implementation phase will include technical improvements of the water infrastructure.
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