Country:Austria
Year:2003
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2003
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Market-based instruments
Policy Target:
Agency:Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management
URL:http://umwelt.lebensministerium.at/article/archive/7781
Description:The Austrian JI/CDM Programme aims to make a contribution to achieving the Austrian reduction commitment under the Kyoto Protocol through the application of the project-related flexible mechanisms, Joint Implementation and Clean Development Mechanism. The Programme started on August 21, 2003. Within the scope of the Programme are: - Purchase of emission reduction credits from JI or CDM projects which lead to avoidance or reduction of greenhouse gas emissions; - Financing of particular immaterial services, such as baseline studies etc. which are necessary with respect to JI or CDM projects.

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