Peatland Code Projects Summary

Summary information on Peatland Code projects on the registry.

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Peatland Code Projects Summary

Peatland Code projects on the UK Land Carbon Registry

Please note the following information is correct as of 20th May 2022:

 

Total number of Peatland Code projects   96
Total Area of Peatland  13,999 ha 
Average project size (for validated projects)   169 ha 
Average project duration (for validated projects)   83 years 

 

Project status breakdown:

Registered projects

Number of projects registered and ‘under development’                     81

 

Validated projects

Number of validated projects                              15       
Projected emissions reduction as total number of validated, claimable Pending Issuance Units* (PIUs)        562,858 tonnes of CO2e   

* 1 PIU = 1 tonne of Carbon Dioxide equivalents 

 

Verified projects

Number of verified projects     0    
Projected emissions reduction as total number of verified, claimable Peatland Carbon Units* (PCUs)      0

* 1 PCU = 1 tonne of Carbon Dioxide equivalents 

 

 

 

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