This technical document clarifies the concept of additionality and its significance for crediting mechanisms; describes the different approaches that have been used to demonstrate or test additionality; and explores the implications of the evolving carbon markets on the application and importance of additionality.

Download file: ENG

Organization: WB

Theme: Science

Topics: Finance, Mitigation, Technology, Carbon Financing and CDM

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2016

Language: English