CDM - CFL distribution, Ecuador

since 2007
CDM - CFL distribution, Ecuador
CDM - CFL distribution, Ecuador
Kunde: 
Ministry of Energy, Ecuador
Project type: 
CDM
Land: 
Ecuador
Methodik: 
AM0046

CDM Project management including:

  • Project evaluation
  • PDD development
  • Validation support
  • Preparation and support of Monitoring
  • CER transaction services

The goverment of Ecuador is distributing 6 mio. Compact Flourescent Lightbulbs (CFLs) to replace energy intensive Incandescent lightbulbs in poverty level households. This activity is supposed to save approximately 500kWh of electricity per household anually, thus reducing electricity costs. The total annual electricity savings are estimated at 750,000 MWh.

The project is the first large scale CFL project registered under CDM.

link to the UNFCCC project page