The CDM process

  • Assess additionality & develop project idea note (PIN)
  • Choose methodology or create methodology
  • Develop project design document (PDD)
  • Facilitate PDD validation by Designated Operational Entity (DOE)
  • Facilitate project approval by Designated National Authority (DNA)
  • Submit project for approval by the CDM EB
  • Address review comments, if any from CDM EB
  • Facilitate verification
  • CERs issuance support