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1 REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT AND WATER EXECUTIVE ENVIRONMENT AGENCY Compliance of the Bulgarian National Inventory System with Kyoto Protocol Commitments COMPLIANCE COMMITTEE TWELFTH MEETING OF THE ENFORCEMENT BRANCH 3-4 February 2011 Bonn, Germany 1

2 Content In-country review of 2010 annual submission Review Report FCCC/ARR/2010/BGR Compliance Action Plan and Review Report Progress report National Inventory System 2011 Bulgarian request for reinstatement of eligibility

3 In-country review of 2010 annual submission Updated National Inventory System (BGNIS) Competent emission inventory team ExEA experts and external consultants GHGs emission inventory (13/08/2010) Good collaboration between ERT and BG staff Friendly working atmosphere for better presentation of BGNIS s improvements

4 Review Report FCCC/ARR/2010/BGR Review Report Questions of implementation Main Reason FCCC/ARR/2009/BGR Yes Insufficient institutional arrangements Lack of expert capacity Poor quality of inventory FCCC/ARR/2010/BGR No Compliance Action Plan Updated institutional, legal and procedural arrangements Trained and competent emission inventory team Improved quality of inventory

5 Compliance Action Plan and Review Report FCCC/ARR/2010/BGR Compliance Action Plan FCCC/ARR/2010/BGR Analysis of measures General Improvements High Priority 2010 BGNIS is in compliance with Decision 19/CMP.1 Adequately planned and implemented Quality Management System High Priority 2010 Expert capacity High Priority 2010 QMS is in place ERT Recommendations for improvement Competent staff ExEA and external consultants Recommendations for sustainable development Adequately planned Necessity of better implementation in the next submission Adequately planned and implemented Cooperation with the same consultants for the next submission

6 Compliance Action Plan and Review Report FCCC/ARR/2010/BGR

7 Compliance Action Plan and Review Report FCCC/ARR/2010/BGR Sustainability of GHG inventory Denkstatt Preparation of Sector Energy, F-gases, Implementation of model COPERT IV in road transport University of Forest - Support of ExEA staff in preparation of LULUCF and KP-LULUCF University of CTM Support of ExEA staff in preparation of Sector 6C Waste, Training of ExEA staff

8 Compliance Action Plan and Review Report FCCC/ARR/2010/BGR Compliance Action Plan 2010 ARR Analysis of measures Source categories improvements Most with high priority Considerable improvement on the Party s previous annual submissions. 56. Bulgaria has, in general, implemented most of the recommendations from the previous expert review. The ERT identified areas for further improvement of transparency, accuracy, completeness, comparability and consistency of inventory Adequately planned and implemented in 2010 Necessity of further improvements in the quality of inventory Update of Compliance Action Plan 2011 Implementation of ERT recommendations

9 Progress report on the implementation of the Compliance Action Plan Analysis of the planned and implemented activities in 2010 ERT recommendations Planned improvements for the 2011 submission

10 National Inventory System 2011 Implementation of ERT recommendations: Sustainability of inventory planning, preparation and management Update of Compliance Action Plan (to be published in NIR 2011) Implementation of sector specific planned improvements Preliminary GHG inventory 15/01/2011 (Decision 280/2004) Improved QA/QC activity

11 Bulgarian request for reinstatement of eligibility Official request for reinstatement of eligibility in accordance with Section X, paragraph 2 of the annex to Decision 27/CMP.1 (02/12/2010) Review Report FCCC/ARR/2010/BGR BGNIS is in compliance with Decision 19/CMP.1 ( 203) Technical competence of staff ( 203) Improved quality of inventory ( 14, 56) The inventory is generally in line with the Revised 1996 IPCC GL, the IPCC GPG and the IPCC GPG for LULUCF ( 200). No questions of implementation ( 207).

12 THANK YOU FOR YOUR ATTENTION

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