Solar Power on Rooftop of School Building Project

Representative Participant
Pacific Consultants Co., Ltd.
Partner Participant: Villa Educational Services Private Limited
Host Country
Selected Year
JCM Model Project
Renewable Energy
Credit issued

Outline of GHG Mitigation Activity

A 186.72kW grid-connected photovoltaic (PV) system is installed on the rooftops of school buildings. Uses high quality PV modules of a Japanese manufacturer and general-purpose inverters with easy maintenance suitable for small-scale applications. The power generated is normally consumed in-house. When there is surplus power, it is supplied to the grid.   Introduction of the PV system will contribute to the carbon neutral target of the Government of Maldives by off-setting the grid power from diesel.

Expected GHG Emission Reductions

156 tCO2-eq./year

= PV generation (a) × Reference emission factor (b)
= 293.05 [MWh/year] × 0.533 [tCO2/MWh]

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JCM Methodology

Methodology No. Title Methodology Proponent
MV_AM001 Ver1.0 Displacement of Grid and Captive Genset Electricity by Solar PV System Pacific Consultants Co., Ltd.


JCM Project Registration

Reference No. Project Title Registration Date
MV001 Solar Power on Rooftop of School Building Project 15 Jul 2018

Issuance of credits

Reference No. Monitoring Period Date of JC decision on notification Amounts of Credits Issued
- MV001 02 Sep 17 - 30 Nov 18 10 Jul 19 155
- MV001 01 Dec 18 - 31 Dec 20 12 May 24 258

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