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Background
What is mitigation?

An activity produces mitigation co-benefits if it:
• reduces Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions into the atmosphere or
enhances GHG absorption from the atmosphere, in reference to a noproject situation.
Urban
mass
transit

Expand
renewable
energy
sources

Reducing
emissions from
deforestation
and forest
degradation

Solid waste
management
that reduces
methane
emissions

Transmission
systems for
integration of
renewables
into the grid
Building a new
supercritical coal
power plant NEW thermal
generation does
not qualify
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