Crossing the Threshold: Ambitious Baselines for the UNFCCC New Market-Based Mechanism

This paper explores the use of ambitious crediting baselines for groups of emitters as the basis for a new market mechanism that meets the principles listed above. It focuses on how to define groups of emitters and explores different approaches for building ambition into baselines including using emissions projections and performance benchmarks. Potential elements of a process for setting baselines for subsequent international recognition are also presented.

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Crossing the Threshold: Ambitious Baselines for the UNFCCC New Market-Based Mechanism

2024 State of the European Hydrogen Market Report