Why a change in methodology?

What are the drivers for making these changes?
Gold Standard was set up to ensure the highest levels of environmental integrity and sustainable development are delivered. The changes reflect the latest d...
Mon, 3 May, 2021 at 7:00 PM
This new methodology may significantly reduce the amount of carbon credits generated through safe water supply projects. Are you concerned that it may impact the financial viability of new safe water projects development?
The revisions are in line with the latest development and advancements in safe water supply sector which is necessary to uphold and maintain the highest lev...
Mon, 3 May, 2021 at 7:00 PM
Why is the scope of the new methodology reduced to only drinking water?
In the previous version, the methodology allowed crediting for drinking, cooking and personal hygiene. Following the conservativeness principle, the revised...
Mon, 3 May, 2021 at 7:02 PM
Does Gold Standard approve projects applying the CDM methodology AMS-III.AV?
Yes, an eligible CDM methodology, for example, AMS III AV can be applied for Gold Standard registration.
Mon, 3 May, 2021 at 7:03 PM