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中环联合认证中心(以下简称CEC)是由国家环境保护部批准设立,被国家认证认可监督管理委员会批准的国家级第三方专业认证机构,隶属于环境保护部环境发展中心。近年来,CEC紧紧围绕国家经济和社会发展重点,积极扩展低碳认证领域,创新低碳认证业务模式,满足政府、行业和企业发展对低碳认证的需求,发挥低碳认证工作对节能减排、经济持续发展和社会和谐进步的促进作用。

2009年3月,CEC获得由联合国气候变化框架公约(UNFCCC)批准的清洁发展机制(CDM)指定经营实体(DOE)资质,是中国国内首家获得UNFCCC EB认可、具有15CDM业务领域审定与核查/核证资质的DOE,面向全球开展温室气体减排项目的审定与核查/核证业务。作为业务领域最为全面的本土DOE,面对国内外客户,CEC一直认真贯彻和履行“可信、独立、公正、透明和非歧视”的服务宗旨。截至20168月,CEC共完成了中国、越南、老挝、朝鲜等国家的400余个CDM项目的注册和签发工作,项目领域涉及水电、风电、生物质能、煤层气、沼气、余热利用以及节能灯等规划类项目,累计实现减排量价值几十亿元人民币, 项目累计实现了CO2减排量超过4000万吨,折合标准煤超过2000万吨。CEC的项目业绩一直在全球同期和本土DOE中名列前茅,有力地推动了国内CDM项目的发展,有效地促进了我国节能减排工作乃至可持续发展战略的实施,获得了相关方的高度好评,为应对全球气候变化做出了积极贡献。

    2010年,CEC获得国际VCSWCDGS标准指定的审定和核查机构资质。

2011年9月,CEC被国家财政部和国家发展改革委员会联合批准获得国家首批第三方节能量审核机构资格,允许CEC在全国范围内对节能技术改造项目、合同能源管理项目等开展独立现场审核工作。201111月,经上海市经信委批准,CEC又成为上海市14家合同能源管理审核机构之一。CEC共完成了数十个国家和地方节能量审核项目和合同能源管理审核项目,积累了丰富的项目经验;

2012年,CEC积极展开与世界其他应对气候变化的国际合作和交流,并加入了亚洲碳足迹网络,成为该网络的创始会员之一;

2013年起,CEC陆续获得北京市、上海市、广东省、河南省、安徽省、湖北省、河北省、山西省、山东省、四川省、福建省、吉林省、内蒙古自治区等多个省市碳排放权交易第三方核查机构,资质开展重点排放企业(单位)二氧化碳排放核查工作;截至20168月,已经为各省市的600多家重点排放企(事)业单位开展碳排放核查工作;

2013年8月,CEC被国家发改委批准为国内温室气体自愿减排项目(CCER项目)审定与核证机构,具有CCER 1-15领域审定与核查/核证资质。截至20168月, CEC在国家发改委中国自愿碳减排项目平台上公示了600多个审定和100多个核查项目,开创了国内第一个CCER审定项目、第一个CCER核查项目、第一个CCER林业碳汇项目、第一个森林经营碳汇CCER项目,为我国国家CCER的迅速发展做出了突出贡献。

此外,CEC是武汉市节能减排和应对气候变化领域业务支撑单位,也具有北京市电力需求侧管理城市综合试点项目第三方核证机构资质,已经完成40多个北京市电力需求侧管理城市综合试点项目的核证工作;

CEC面向社会开展组织碳盘查、产品碳足迹和碳中和认证工作;截至20168月,CEC研究开发了基于组织和产品认证领域的审核核心技术,并应用于国内十多个个行业,为20多家企业开展了基于ISO14064-1ISO14064-1PAS2050PAS2060标准的温室气体核查工作,为这些企业的温室气体管理工作提供了核心技术支持。

CEC作为环境保护部和国家认监委在可持续消费、环境标志、政府绿色采购、绿色供应链、节能环保产业和低碳产品认证等领域的技术支持单位,近年来承担了大量的国家“十一五”、“十二五”国家科技支撑计划课题、软科学计划和环境保护部公益项目等课题。自2011年起,CEC作为中国环境与发展国际合作委员会“绿色供应链”、“可持续消费”、“绿色发展中的企业社会责任”项目的主要成员开展了相关研究工作,相关的研究成果直接报送国务院。与此同时,CEC还开展自愿碳减排标准研究和技术研究、企业碳战略、碳资产管理等研究工作,为国家和企业应对气候变化工作提供技术支持与服务。

经过多年的发展,CEC拥有了一支专业、高效、团结的认证业务团队,已成为国内环境和节能减排领域最为权威的第三方认证机构之一。CEC在温室气体审定与核查领域不仅积累了宝贵的工作经验,还同时承担了国际、国家、部门和地区多个温室气体领域的重点课题,拥有一批在气候变化领域有专业知识的审核人员和科研人员,目前共有温室气体审核员50多人,各行业技术专家40余人,从事温室气体研究和管理工作碳排放科研30余人。

CEC应对气候变化部的组织架构如下:


 

 

CEC严格遵守国家有关法律法规,以国际惯例为运行准则,建立了“可信、独立、公正、透明、非歧视”的质量方针和“信息公开、方式透明、独立工作、避免利益冲突”的公正性政策,建立了完整的质量保障体系,配备了充足的具有行业技术经验和管理经验的专业审核员和技术专家,以确保认证工作的权威性、科学性、公正性和有效性。

 

 

Brief Introduction of CEC Climate Change Business

China Environmental United Certification Center Co., Ltd. (hereafter as CEC) is a national professional third party certification body approved and accredited by Ministry of Environmental Protection (hereafter as MEP) and Certification and Accreditation Administration Committee of PRC (hereafter as CNCA), subordinate to the Environmental Development Center of MEP. In recent years, CEC is focusing on the national economic and social development closely, expanding the low carbon certification areas actively, innovating low carbon certification business model to meet the demand of government, industry and enterprise development for low carbon certification, display the improvement effect of low carbon certification towards energy conservation and pollution emissions reduction, sustainable economic development and social harmony progress.

in March 2009, CEC achieved the CDM designated operational entity (DOE) qualification which approved by the UNFCCC, became the first Chinese DOE accredited by UNFCCC EB, with 1-15 CDM sectoral scopes qualification, to provide GHG validation and verification/certification services all over the world. As a DOE with the most comprehensive business areas, CEC has been continuously abided and implemented the “Creditability, Independence, Impartiality, Transparency and Non-discrimination” as our policy of service toward our customers at home and abroad. By the middle of 2016, CEC has completed the registration and issuance for more than 400 CDM projects in China, Vietnam, Laos, north Korea etc., the projects are involved in hydropower, wind power, biomass energy, CMM, biogas, waste heat utilization and PoA projects, and create billions of yuan income for the project owners, the projects has achieved the CO2 emission reductions of more than 40 million tons, which equivalent to more than 20 million tons of standard coal. The projects performance evaluation of CEC has ranked higher among global DOEs in the same period, effectively pushed forward the domestic development of CDM projects, promoted the national energy conservation and pollution emissions reduction work and the implementation of sustainable development strategy, obtained highly praises from related stakeholders, and made a positive contribution to response to global climate change.

In 2010, CEC obtained the qualification of specified validation and verification activities by international VCS, WCD and GS standard;

In September 2011, CEC achieved the national first batch third party qualification for energy saving audit approved by Ministry of Finance and National Development and Reform Commission(hereafter as NDRC), which allow CEC to perform the audit work independently for energy saving technical renovation projects and energy performance contracting projects across the country. In November 2011, CEC has been authorized as one of 14 audit organizations for energy performance contracting in Shanghai with the approval from Shanghai Municipal Commission of Economy and Information. Until now, CEC has completed dozens of projects for national and local energy saving and energy performance contracting, and has accumulated rich experience;

In 2012, CEC developed international cooperation and exchanges with other countries response to climate change actively, and joined the Asia Carbon Footprint Network, become one of the founding members of the network;

Since 2013, approved by Beijing City, Shanghai City, Guangdong Province, Anhui Province, Hubei Province, Shanxi Province, Shandong Province, Sichuan Province, Fujian Province, Jilin Province,Henan Province, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, CEC achieved the third party verification qualifications regarding carbon emissions trading in these provinces and cites continuously, and has started to carry out the carbon emission verification for key enterprises (units); by the end of Aug, 2016, CEC has provided carbon emission verification for more than 600 enterprises in provinces and cities;

Approved by NDRC in August 2013, CEC has been designated as the independent third-party for validation and verification of China Certified Emission Reduction programme (CCER programme), with the qualification for 1-15 CCER sectoral scopes. By the end of Aug, 2016, CEC has submitted 600 validation projects and 100 verification projects for stakeholder publication, and 280 of them have been approved by NDRC. CEC performs the first domestic CCER validation project, the first CCER verification project, the first CCER forestry carbon sinks project, and made outstanding contributions to the rapid development of national CCER.  

In addition, CEC is the technology supporting organization for response to climate change of Wuhan City.

CEC also is the third party for Beijing comprehensive publicity pilot of power demand side management projects. CEC has completed more than 40 verifications of Beijing comprehensive publicity pilot project of power demand side management;

CEC provides services on organization carbon inventory, product carbon footprint and carbon neutral to the society ; by the end of Aug, 2016, CEC researched and developed the core validation and verification technology for organization and product certification field, and applied to more than ten industries in China, conducted GHG verifications for more than 10 enterprises based on ISO14064-1, PAS2050 and PAS2060 standards, provided core technical support of GHG management to these enterprises.

Being as a technical supporting organization in the fields of sustainable consumption, environmental labelling, government green purchase, green supply chain, energy saving and environmental protection industry and low carbon product certification for MEP and CNCA, CEC has undertaken numbers of research in recent years, such as "11th five-year plan", "12th five-year" national science and technology support programs, soft science research programs and public welfare projects of MEP etc.  Since 2011, CEC is a key member of China Environment and Development International Cooperation Committee to develop related researches for "green supply chain", "sustainable consumption" "corporate social responsibility in the development of green", and the relevant research results submitted to the State Council directly. Meanwhile, CEC also develops voluntary carbon emission standard research and technology research, and research of corporate carbon strategy, carbon asset management etc., provides technical support and services for state and enterprises to response to climate change.

After years of development, CEC owns a professional, efficient, unity certification team, and has become one of the most authoritative certification organizations in domestic environmental, energy conservation and emissions reduction fields. In the field of GHG validation and verification, CEC not only accumulates valuable experience, and at the same time undertakes many international, national, sectoral and regional major researches, CEC has number of auditors and scientific research personnel with professional knowledge in the field of climate change, currently, CEC totally has more than 50 GHG auditors, more than 40 industry technical experts, and more than 30 researchers engaged in GHG research and carbon emissions research and management.

 

CEC climate change programme organization structure is as following:

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CEC strictly abides by relevant state laws and regulations, and taking the international conventions as operational principles. CEC has established the quality policy of “creditability, independence, impartiality, transparency and non-discrimination” and the impartiality policy of “information publicly, manner transparently, work independently, avoid the conflict of interest”, set up a completed quality management system, and equipped with professional auditors and technical experts with management experience and professional background, to make its certification scientific, impartiality and effective.

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