JK Papermill

Project full name Improving Rural Livelihoods Through Carbon Sequestration By Adopting Environment Friendly Technology based Agroforestry Practices CDM Project number 4531 Description The project implements reforestation on 1607.7 ha of land belonging to 1590 farmers in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Orissa. The project is financed by the project participants, namely:, VCCSL, JK Paper Ltd and the participating farmers. Farmers are encouraged to plant eucalyptus trees on their farming lands to produce raw materials for paper production that will be processed by JK Papermill. Continue reading →

Sirsa Afforestation Project

Project full name Small Scale Cooperative Afforestation CDM Pilot Project Activity on Private Lands Affected by Shifting Sand Dunes in Sirsa, Haryana CDM Project number 2345 Description The project proponent will earn carbon credits for planting trees. The project activity will help in mitigation of global warming and improve the local environmental condition of soil through increasing the water holding capacity in the lands and stabilize sand dunes by converting the marginal and degraded cropslands into forested lands. 369.87 hectare of mixed forest will be Continue reading →