Project Details

SEDS, Domestic Biogas

Client Name Social Education & Development Society
Short Name SEDS
Client Type Grassroots NGO
Synopsis SEDS is a 28 year old NGO which works under the motto “towards a greener tomorrow” on natural resources development and management, community organisation, health and education in over 130 villages.
Website http://www.sedsngo.org
Address Anandapuram,
Pedamanthur, S.O
City Penukonda
Pin Code 515124
State Andhra Pradesh
Project Title SEDS Biogas CDM Project for the Rural Poor
Project Description SEDS is contemplating implementation of a Domestic Biogas CDM Project to reduce fuel wood and kerosene usage and assist 5,000 poor women in Anantapur District, A.P
Standard CDM & Gold Standard
Technology Domestic Biogas
Units 5,000
Families 5,000
Methodology AMS-I.E. Switch from Non-Renewable Biomass for Thermal Applications by the User
Estimated Annual ERs 15,366
CDM Contact Manil Jayasena Joshua

Started On 30 September 2007
Activity Processes Touched 14 of 15
Tasks Completed 109 of 140

Task Log

ProcessJobTaskStartEndStakeholderReason
15. Registration 15.3. Webhost for Registration 15.3.5. PDD Registered 9 Sep 109 Sep 10 UNFCCC  
15. Registration 15.3. Webhost for Registration 15.3.1. 4 weeks Webhosting for SSC projects 12 Aug 108 Sep 10 UNFCCC  
15. Registration 15.2. Completeness Check 15.2.1. Webhost for Completeness Check 23 Jul 1023 Jul 10 UNFCCC  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.4. Review of the Stakeholder Meeting Report 11.4.3. Upload Revised GS Stakeholders Meeting Report onto the GS Registry 15 Jun 1015 Jun 10 Tech Team  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.4. Review of the Stakeholder Meeting Report 11.4.2. Address Issues Raised & Revise GS Stakeholder Meeting Report accordingly 19 May 1014 Jun 10 Tech Team  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.4. Review of the Stakeholder Meeting Report 11.4.1. Receive Comments & Feedbacks from the Gold Standard 18 May 1018 May 10 Tech Team  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.3. Open Account at the GS Registry 11.3.4. Upload GS Stakeholders Meeting Report onto the GS Registry 23 Apr 1023 Apr 10 Tech Team  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.3. Open Account at the GS Registry 11.3.3. Send Signed Copies of GS Agreement to GS Registry 18 Apr 1018 Apr 10 Tech Team  
15. Registration 15.1. Registration Fee 15.1.2. Pay the CDM Registration Fee to the E.B., UNFCCC 9 Apr 109 Apr 10 Project Proponent  
15. Registration 15.1. Registration Fee 15.1.1. Webhost for Paying Registration Fee & send Email 25 Mar 1025 Mar 10 UNFCCC  
14. Validating the PDD 14.4. Modalities of Communication (MoC) 14.4.2. Submit PDD, Validation Report and MoC to the E.B., UNFCCC 18 Mar 1018 Mar 10 Sudha Padmanabha  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.3. Open Account at the GS Registry 11.3.1. Explain Procedure to Open an Account at the GS Registry 5 Mar 1018 Mar 10 Tech Team  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.2. Prepare GS Stakeholders Meeting Report 11.2.5. Prepare Sustainable Development Matrix 5 Mar 1018 Mar 10 Sudha Padmanabha  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.2. Prepare GS Stakeholders Meeting Report 11.2.6. Finalise the GS Stakeholder Meeting Report 5 Mar 1018 Mar 10 Sudha Padmanabha  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.2. Prepare GS Stakeholders Meeting Report 11.2.1. Provide Proof of Invitation 19 Feb 104 Mar 10 Sudha Padmanabha  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.2. Prepare GS Stakeholders Meeting Report 11.2.2. Provide Photos of the GS Stakeholders Meeting(s) 19 Feb 104 Mar 10 Sudha Padmanabha  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.2. Prepare GS Stakeholders Meeting Report 11.2.3. Provide Scanned Copies of Evaluations Forms, Participants List, etc. 19 Feb 104 Mar 10 Sudha Padmanabha  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.2. Prepare GS Stakeholders Meeting Report 11.2.4. Translate Sample Evaluation Forms from Local Language into English 19 Feb 104 Mar 10 Sudha Padmanabha  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.1. Conduct GS Stakeholder Meeting 11.1.9. Conduct GS Stakeholders Meeting(s) 18 Feb 1018 Feb 10 Project Proponent & Tech Team  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.1. Conduct GS Stakeholder Meeting 11.1.8. Place Newspaper Ads & Send Out Invitations with Support Documents 16 Feb 1016 Feb 10 CDM Preparation Team  
14. Validating the PDD 14.3. Draft Validation Report 14.3.5. Technical Review of PDD 9 Nov 099 Feb 10 DOE  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.1. Conduct GS Stakeholder Meeting 11.1.5. Translate Texts into Local Language 2 Feb 103 Feb 10 CDM Preparation Team  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.1. Conduct GS Stakeholder Meeting 11.1.4. Prepare Draft Invitation Letters & Emails, Write-ups, Posters, matter for Newpaper Ads, etc. 9 Jan 1029 Jan 10 CDM Preparation Team  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.1. Conduct GS Stakeholder Meeting 11.1.3. Translate Non-technical summary into Local Language 9 Jan 1028 Jan 10 CDM Preparation Team  
14. Validating the PDD 14.3. Draft Validation Report 14.3.7. Issue Final Validation Report 11 Nov 0913 Jan 10 DOE  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.1. Conduct GS Stakeholder Meeting 11.1.7. Assist in Drawing up Invitation List 8 Jan 109 Jan 10 Project Proponent & Tech Team  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.1. Conduct GS Stakeholder Meeting 11.1.2. Prepare Non-Technical Summary 8 Jan 109 Jan 10 Tech Team  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.1. Conduct GS Stakeholder Meeting 11.1.1. Familiarise CDM Team & NGO Staff on Procedure 8 Jan 108 Jan 10 Tech Team  
11. Obtaining Gold Standard Certification 11.1. Conduct GS Stakeholder Meeting 11.1.6. Decide on Date(s) & Venue(s) for the GS Stakeholder Meeting(s) 8 Jan 108 Jan 10 CDM Preparation Team  
14. Validating the PDD 14.3. Draft Validation Report 14.3.6. Respond to Queries & Revise PDD based on Technical Review 9 Nov 0911 Nov 09 Sudha Padmanabha  
14. Validating the PDD 14.3. Draft Validation Report 14.3.6. Respond to Queries & Revise PDD based on Technical Review 9 Nov 0911 Nov 09 Sudha Padmanabha  
14. Validating the PDD 14.4. Modalities of Communication (MoC) 14.4.2. Submit PDD, Validation Report and MoC to the E.B., UNFCCC 11 Nov 0911 Nov 09 Sudha Padmanabha  
14. Validating the PDD 14.4. Modalities of Communication (MoC) 14.4.1. Choose Contact Person(s) for Modalities of Communication and Submit Form to DOE 11 Nov 0911 Nov 09 Project Proponent  
1. Deciding to Undertake CDM 1.3. Decide to Undertake CDM 1.3.3. Sign Service Contract with the FCN Tech Team 7 Sep 097 Sep 09 Tech Team  
1. Deciding to Undertake CDM 1.3. Decide to Undertake CDM 1.3.3. Sign Service Contract with the FCN Tech Team 7 Sep 097 Sep 09 Project Proponent  
13. Obtaining Host Country Approval 13.2. Attend Personal Interview with Designated National 13.2.6. Grant Host Country Approval 30 Jun 0930 Jun 09 DNA  
13. Obtaining Host Country Approval 13.2. Attend Personal Interview with Designated National 13.2.5. Prepare & Submit Additional Documents, if required 24 Apr 0924 Apr 09 Sudha Padmanabha  
14. Validating the PDD 14.3. Draft Validation Report 14.3.4. Revise PDD based on Draft Validation Report, CLs & CARs 4 Mar 0921 Apr 09 Sudha Padmanabha  
14. Validating the PDD 14.3. Draft Validation Report 14.3.1. Receive Draft Validation Report 4 Mar 094 Mar 09 Project Proponent & Tech Team  
13. Obtaining Host Country Approval 13.2. Attend Personal Interview with Designated National 13.2.4. Attend the Personal Interview at New Delhi 24 Dec 0824 Dec 08 Project Proponent & Tech Team  
13. Obtaining Host Country Approval 13.2. Attend Personal Interview with Designated National 13.2.3. Prepare Documents for Submission at the Personal Interview 18 Dec 0820 Dec 08 Project Proponent  
13. Obtaining Host Country Approval 13.2. Attend Personal Interview with Designated National 13.2.2. List Documents to be Submitted to the DNA 18 Dec 0818 Dec 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
13. Obtaining Host Country Approval 13.2. Attend Personal Interview with Designated National 13.2.1. Receive Letter from DNA for the Personal Interview 16 Dec 0816 Dec 08 Project Proponent  
3. Collecting Demographic Data 3.1. Design Questionnaire 3.1.5. Analyse the Data 8 Dec 088 Dec 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
3. Collecting Demographic Data 3.3. Collect Demographic Data 3.3.2. Enter Data into the Module & Retain Survey Sheets till Validation 1 Aug 0815 Oct 08 CDM Preparation Team  
13. Obtaining Host Country Approval 13.1. Submit PIN & PDD to MoEF 13.1.2. Make 20 Hard Copies and 2 CDs of PIN & PDD 15 Oct 0815 Oct 08 CDM Preparation Team  
13. Obtaining Host Country Approval 13.1. Submit PIN & PDD to MoEF 13.1.1. Prepare Project Idea Note (PIN) 13 Oct 0813 Oct 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
12. Finalising PDD 12.1. Finalise the PDD 12.1.1. Finalise all Sections of the PDD & Submit to Project Proponent 12 Oct 0812 Oct 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
12. Finalising PDD 12.1. Finalise the PDD 12.1.2. Revise PDD based on NGO Feedback 12 Oct 0812 Oct 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
8. Proving Additionality (PDD) 8.3. Address Technology Barrier 8.3.1. Make a Literature Scan 22 Aug 081 Oct 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
8. Proving Additionality (PDD) 8.3. Address Technology Barrier 8.3.2. Prove Technology Barrier through a Macro Survey 22 Aug 081 Oct 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
8. Proving Additionality (PDD) 8.5. Address Other Barriers 8.5.1. Make a Literature Scan and Apply Wild Imagination 22 Aug 081 Oct 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
9. Determining Project Duration (PDD) 9.1. Address Project Duration Issues 9.1.1. Anticipate a Realistic Start Date for the CDM Project 22 Aug 081 Oct 08 Project Proponent  
9. Determining Project Duration (PDD) 9.1. Address Project Duration Issues 9.1.2. Assess the Operational Lifetime of the Chosen Technology 22 Aug 081 Oct 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
9. Determining Project Duration (PDD) 9.1. Address Project Duration Issues 9.1.3. Choose the Crediting Period for the Project Activity 24 Aug 081 Oct 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.1. Scan Literature 4.1.1. Refer Scientific Literature, Reports, Working Papers, etc. 22 Aug 081 Oct 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.1. Scan Literature 4.1.3. Collect District Level Statistics 22 Aug 081 Oct 08 Project Proponent & Tech Team  
8. Proving Additionality (PDD) 8.2. Address Investment Barrier 8.2.1. Describe Scale, Extent & Field Reality Check of Government Subsidies & Incentives Available for Chosen Technology 20 Sep 0820 Sep 08 Project Proponent  
8. Proving Additionality (PDD) 8.2. Address Investment Barrier 8.2.2. Describe Loans & Institutional Finance Available for Project Activity 22 Aug 0820 Sep 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
1. Deciding to Undertake CDM 1.2. Assess Capacity 1.2.3. Share Findings with the NGO Leadership 1 Sep 081 Sep 08 FCN Convenor  
6. Developing Monitoring Plan (PDD) 6.1. Determine Monitoring Parameters 6.1.1. List Monitoring Parameters 1 Aug 0831 Aug 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
6. Developing Monitoring Plan (PDD) 6.1. Determine Monitoring Parameters 6.1.2. Determine Monitoring Frequency for these Parameters 1 Aug 0831 Aug 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
6. Developing Monitoring Plan (PDD) 6.1. Determine Monitoring Parameters 6.1.3. Determine Monitoring Duration of Project Activity 1 Aug 0831 Aug 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
6. Developing Monitoring Plan (PDD) 6.1. Determine Monitoring Parameters 6.1.4. Determine Maintainence & Servicing Mechanism of the Technology 1 Aug 0831 Aug 08 CDM Preparation Team  
6. Developing Monitoring Plan (PDD) 6.2. Institutional Structure for Monitoring 6.2.1. Describe Institutional Structure of NGO 1 Aug 0831 Aug 08 Project Proponent  
6. Developing Monitoring Plan (PDD) 6.2. Institutional Structure for Monitoring 6.2.2. Describe Management Plan for Monitoring 1 Aug 0831 Aug 08 Project Proponent  
6. Developing Monitoring Plan (PDD) 6.2. Institutional Structure for Monitoring 6.2.3. Describe Roles & Responsibilities of Monitoring Team 1 Aug 0831 Aug 08 Project Proponent  
3. Collecting Demographic Data 3.3. Collect Demographic Data 3.3.3. Analyse Data for PDD 1 Jul 0831 Aug 08 CDM Preparation Team  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.2. Design Sample Survey Format 4.2.6. Analyse the data 1 Jul 0830 Aug 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
1. Deciding to Undertake CDM 1.2. Assess Capacity 1.2.1. Study Organisational Structure and Assess Implementation Capacity 29 Aug 0829 Aug 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
1. Deciding to Undertake CDM 1.2. Assess Capacity 1.2.2. Assess Staying Capacity and Intimacy with Communities 29 Aug 0829 Aug 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
2. Selecting CDM Project 2.2. Choose Methodology 2.2.1. Scan CDM Methodologies for Identified Technologies 24 Aug 0824 Aug 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
13. Obtaining Host Country Approval 13.1. Submit PIN & PDD to MoEF 13.1.3. Mail Hard Copies and CDs to MoEF, New Delhi 15 Aug 0815 Aug 08 CDM Preparation Team  
14. Validating the PDD 14.1. Appoint a DOE 14.1.2. Appoint a DOE for the project 11 Aug 0811 Aug 08 Project Proponent  
5. Determining Technology (PDD) 5.2. Prove Cost Efficiency of Chosen Technology 5.2.1. Obtain Quotations from Technology Providers 1 Aug 085 Aug 08 Project Proponent  
5. Determining Technology (PDD) 5.2. Prove Cost Efficiency of Chosen Technology 5.2.2. Demonstrate that Costing is Realistic and Not Inflated 1 Aug 085 Aug 08 Project Proponent  
5. Determining Technology (PDD) 5.3. Apply Baseline and Monitoring Methdology 5.3.1. Apply Title & Reference of the Approved Methodology 1 Aug 085 Aug 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
5. Determining Technology (PDD) 5.3. Apply Baseline and Monitoring Methdology 5.3.2. Justify Choice of the Project Category 1 Aug 085 Aug 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
7. Assessing Project Financials (PDD) 7.1. Conduct Background Research 7.1.2. Identify Sources, Suppliers & Obtain Quotations 1 Aug 085 Aug 08 CDM Preparation Team  
7. Assessing Project Financials (PDD) 7.2. Assess the Financials of the project 7.2.1. Assess Financial Viability of the Project 1 Aug 085 Aug 08 Project Proponent  
7. Assessing Project Financials (PDD) 7.2. Assess the Financials of the project 7.2.2. Determine Financing Mechanism for the CDM Project 1 Aug 085 Aug 08 Project Proponent  
7. Assessing Project Financials (PDD) 7.2. Assess the Financials of the project 7.2.3. Determine End User Contribution to Costing 1 Aug 085 Aug 08 Project Proponent  
7. Assessing Project Financials (PDD) 7.2. Assess the Financials of the project 7.2.4. Spell out the Carbon Revenue Sharing Agreement 1 Aug 085 Aug 08 Project Proponent  
1. Deciding to Undertake CDM 1.1. Develop Comfort Level 1.1.2. Explain Implications in Dealing with Commercial Moneys 1 Aug 081 Aug 08 FCN Convenor  
3. Collecting Demographic Data 3.2. Obtain Monitoring Solution 3.2.2. Create Customised Monitoring Solution for Chosen Technology & Methodology 30 Jul 0830 Jul 08 Tristle  
3. Collecting Demographic Data 3.3. Collect Demographic Data 3.3.1. Collect Household Data 11 Mar 0830 Jun 08 CDM Preparation Team  
3. Collecting Demographic Data 3.2. Obtain Monitoring Solution 3.2.1. Negotiate with Tristle Technologies Pvt. Ltd. 30 Jun 0830 Jun 08 Project Proponent  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.4. Calculate expected CERs for the Project 4.4.2. Calculate the emission reduction potential for the project activity 5 Jun 0815 Jun 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
7. Assessing Project Financials (PDD) 7.1. Conduct Background Research 7.1.1. Study Requirements for the Technology 5 Jun 0815 Jun 08 CDM Preparation Team  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.4. Calculate expected CERs for the Project 4.4.1. Analyse Baseline Data for PDD 20 May 085 Jun 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.3. Conduct Baseline Survey(s) 4.3.4. Enter data in Microsoft Excel sheet 15 Apr 0817 May 08 CDM Preparation Team  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.3. Conduct Baseline Survey(s) 4.3.3. Collect Household Data using the Finalised Format & Procedure 1 Apr 0810 May 08 CDM Preparation Team  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.2. Design Sample Survey Format 4.2.5. Enter data in Microsoft Excel sheet 15 Apr 0817 Apr 08 CDM Preparation Team  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.3. Conduct Baseline Survey(s) 4.3.1. Prepare Sampling Plan Document with detailed Instructions 11 Apr 0815 Apr 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.3. Conduct Baseline Survey(s) 4.3.2. Determine Sample Size for Baseline Survey 15 Apr 0815 Apr 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.2. Design Sample Survey Format 4.2.3. Field test in 50 households 5 Apr 0810 Apr 08 CDM Preparation Team  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.2. Design Sample Survey Format 4.2.2. Translate into Local Language 4 Apr 084 Apr 08 CDM Preparation Team  
4. Determining Baseline (PDD) 4.2. Design Sample Survey Format 4.2.1. Design Test Questionnaire 1 Apr 081 Apr 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
3. Collecting Demographic Data 3.1. Design Questionnaire 3.1.7. Print the Survey Sheets 30 Mar 0830 Mar 08 CDM Preparation Team  
3. Collecting Demographic Data 3.1. Design Questionnaire 3.1.4. Enter data in Microsoft Excel 15 Mar 0815 Mar 08 CDM Preparation Team  
3. Collecting Demographic Data 3.1. Design Questionnaire 3.1.3. Administer the Questionnaire to about 50 Households 12 Mar 0812 Mar 08 CDM Preparation Team  
2. Selecting CDM Project 2.1. Identify Technologies 2.1.3. Determine Feasibility of Technology vis-à-vis Resource Avaibility & Absorbtion Capacity 5 Mar 086 Mar 08 NGO Leadership  
1. Deciding to Undertake CDM 1.1. Develop Comfort Level 1.1.3. Explain Process, Cost & Timeframe to Develop a CDM Project 6 Mar 086 Mar 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
2. Selecting CDM Project 2.1. Identify Technologies 2.1.2. Suggest & Explain Possible Technologies 5 Mar 085 Mar 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
3. Collecting Demographic Data 3.1. Design Questionnaire 3.1.1. Design Preliminary Questionnaire 2 Mar 082 Mar 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
2. Selecting CDM Project 2.3. Decide Project Boundary 2.3.1. Decide on Geographic Boundary & Scale of Project Activity 1 Mar 081 Mar 08 Project Proponent  
2. Selecting CDM Project 2.2. Choose Methodology 2.2.2. Determine the baseline scenario in the project area 4 Feb 084 Feb 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
2. Selecting CDM Project 2.2. Choose Methodology 2.2.3. Determine if Baseline Satisfies Applicability Criteria of the Methodology 4 Feb 084 Feb 08 Sudha Padmanabha  
1. Deciding to Undertake CDM 1.1. Develop Comfort Level 1.1.4. Discuss Implementation & Monitoring Commitments in a Participatory Workshop with all NGO Staff 2 Jan 082 Jan 08 CDM Preparation Team  
1. Deciding to Undertake CDM 1.1. Develop Comfort Level 1.1.1. Visit running CDM Project & Learn from Experienced Stakeholders 2 Jan 082 Jan 08 NGO Leadership  
1. Deciding to Undertake CDM 1.3. Decide to Undertake CDM 1.3.2. Assemble a CDM Preparation Team & Appoint Contact Person 10 Oct 0710 Oct 07 Project Proponent  
1. Deciding to Undertake CDM 1.3. Decide to Undertake CDM 1.3.1. Pass Board Resolution to Undertake CDM Project 30 Sep 0730 Sep 07 Project Proponent