Carbon Footprint Study
Climate change is one of the most pressing issues facing humanity today. One of the most effective ways to combat climate change is to reduce carbon footprint. A carbon footprint study helps to understand current impact on the environment and how to make changes in order to reduce our individual and collective emissions.
Carbon Footprint study will assess the sources of carbon emissions, including direct emissions from energy production, transportation, agriculture, and industrial processes. Additionally, it will also assess indirect emissions from activities like land use change and deforestation. Finally, it will analyze ways to reduce these emissions through technological innovations and lifestyle chan
Benefits of Carbon Footprint Study
The benefits of conducting a carbon footprint study are:
- Increased Awareness: A carbon footprint study raises awareness of the organization’s carbon emissions and the impact it has on the environment. This increased awareness can lead to improved sustainability practices and behavior change.
- Baseline Assessment: The study provides a baseline assessment of the organization’s carbon emissions, allowing for the establishment of measurable targets and tracking of progress over time.
- Cost Savings: The study identifies areas where energy efficiency improvements and other sustainability initiatives can reduce emissions and save costs.
- Reputation: A carbon footprint study demonstrates the organization’s commitment to sustainability and can improve its reputation among stakeholders, including customers, investors, and employees.
- Compliance: Carbon footprint reporting helping businesses remain compliant and ensuring they meet their carbon, energy, legal and supply chain obligations, whilst helping to drive down costs.
- Risk Management: This study helps organizations identify and mitigate risks associated with climate change, such as regulatory changes, supply chain disruptions, and reputation risks.
- Innovation: The study may reveal opportunities for innovation, such as new products, services, or processes that can reduce emissions and improve sustainability.
Standards of carbon footprint study
Standard followed for Carbon Footprint study-
1. ISO 14064 Standards-
- Part 1: Design and develop GHG Inventories for organizations
- Part 2: Quantify, monitor and report emission reduction and removal enhancement
- Part 3: Verification and Validation of greenhouse statements
2. Greenhouse Gas Protocol
3. AA1000AS v3: Used by external auditing bodies to assure the reliability of carbon footprint reporting
Ingenyria is a leading provider of carbon footprint reporting & verification services that help companies to reduce their environmental impact.
We are licensed by Accountability as an assurance provider (AA1000 Licensed Assurance Provider), registered under License No. 000-398 and can verify any organizations Scope 1, 2 and/or 3 GHG emissions and/or Scope of GHG reductions as per AA1000 Assurance Standard.
Ingenyria consists of a diverse team of professionals who are ready to help you with your carbon footprint calculation. The verification process will be conducted by our qualified team of professionals with long-standing experience in external assurance.
We offer a variety of services, including:
– Carbon footprint studies
– Gap analysis against ISO 14064-1
– Validation and Verification of an carbon assertions, claims and reports against ISO 14064 standards.
– AA1000AS Licensed Assurance Provider can verify any organizations Scope 1,2 and/or 3 carbon Emissions at a moderate or high engagement level as per AA1000 Assurance standard.