Supporting the implementation of an emissions trading scheme (ETS) in Ukraine
As of: March 2019
Objective and activities
The project supports the Ukrainian Ministry for the Environment to develop the necessary prerequisites for establishing an emissions trading scheme (ETS). At the national level, the development of an administrative structure and necessary capacities will be supported. In addition, the partner will be enabled to develop a technical understanding for setting the emissions cap on the basis of different emission scenarios, which will serve as the main factor in the decision making process. Furthermore, the project assists in the elaboration of rules and procedures for the allocations of emission allowances as well as in the adaptation of the EU's registry. At private sector level, technical capacities for the development of monitoring plans and emission reports as well as for the verification of emission reports are created.
State of implementation/results
- Project in progress
- Workshop series on ETS design and implementation for ministerial decision-makers started on 29.08.2018
- By the end of 2019, an electronic data management system (DMS) for plant-based GHG emissions in Ukraine shall be developed and implemented