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Announcing New Online Courses on Greenhouse Gas Protocol Accounting Standards

Submitted by: Lindsey Longendyke
November 10, 2014

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The Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Protocol, developed by World Resources Institute (WRI) and World Business Council on Sustainable Development (WBCSD), sets the global standard for how to measure, manage, and report greenhouse gas emissions; these standards are used by thousands of companies to become more efficient, resilient, and prosperous organizations.

Hundreds of industry professionals have learned greenhouse gas accounting from WRI experts through in-person and webinar trainings. Now, the same expert instruction is available to you on a low-cost and convenient e-learning platform.


Public Comment Begins for the GPC draft 2.0

Submitted by: Mary Sotos and Alex Kovac
July 23, 2014

Everything You Need to Know About Agricultural Emissions

Submitted by: Stephen Russell
May 29, 2014

A New Tool for Low-Carbon Agriculture in Brazil

Submitted by: Stephen Russell and Sarah Parsons
May 28, 2014

5 Questions With Vivek Adhia: A New Program For Measuring India’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Submitted by: Stacy Kotorac
March 19, 2014

Looking Back on 15 Years of Greenhouse Gas Accounting

Submitted by: Stephen Russell
January 23, 2014

Leading Indian Businesses Participate in the first GHG Clinic Organized by the India GHG Program

Submitted by: Vivek Adhia
December 20, 2013

Do We Need a Standard to Calculate “Avoided Emissions”?

Submitted by: Laura Draucker
November 05, 2013

New Greenhouse Gas Accounting Tool Will Help China’s Cities Pursue Low-Carbon Development

Submitted by: Wee Kean Fong and Xiaoqian Jiang
September 24, 2013

3 Beginning Steps to Designing a National Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program

Submitted by: Neelam Singh
September 12, 2013

A New Way To Measure Emissions From China’s Coal-Fired Power Plants

Submitted by: Stephen Russell and Xiaoyou Shi
August 14, 2013

Rio de Janeiro Poised to Update Its Greenhouse Gas Inventory

Submitted by: Wee Kean Fong
July 23, 2013

33 Cities Test New Framework For Community-Scale Greenhouse Gas Inventories

Submitted by: Wee Kean Fong and Mary Sotos
July 2, 2013

6 Lessons Brazilian Cities Learned From Greenhouse Gas Inventories

Submitted by: Wee Kean Fong, Mary Sotos, Rachel Biderman and Charles Kent
June 7, 2013

Nitrogen Trifluoride Now Required In GHG Protocol Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventories

Submitted by: Stephen Russell
May 22, 2013

Lessons Learned From Low-Carbon City Planning In Malaysia

Submitted by: Wee Kean Fong
April 29, 2013

New Guidance Makes Corporate Value Chain Accounting Easier

Submitted by: Benedict Buckley
April 25, 2013

A New Tool To Measure And Reduce Emissions From Agriculture

Submitted by: Stephen Russell
March 26, 2013

For The First Time, A Common Framework For Cities’ Greenhouse Gas Inventories

Submitted by: Wee Kean Fong, Mary Sotos and Stacy Kotorac
March 4, 2013

Released For Review: New Standards For Tracking GHG Emissions From Policies And Goals

Submitted by: Jared Finnegan and David Rich
December 19, 2012

We Need Your Help: Take Our Survey On Greenhouse Gas Accounting For The Financial Sector

Submitted by: Benedict Buckley
November 8, 2012

3 Lessons for Better Supply Chain Management

Submitted by: Manish Bapna and Cynthia Cummis
October 11, 2012

Pavan Sukhdev Discusses 4 Ways to Create More Sustainable Corporations

Submitted by: Sarah Parsons
October 3, 2012

A Look Inside Facebook’s Carbon Footprint

Submitted by: Benedict Buckley
August 14, 2012

Rio+20 In The Rear View: A Look At Rio De Janeiro’s New Greenhouse Gas Reduction Program

Submitted by: Wee Kean Fong and Stacy Kotorac
June 27, 2012

For The First Time, GHG Protocol To Help Brazil Measure Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Agriculture

Submitted by: Stephen Russell and Stacy Kotorac
June 21, 2012

Asian Organizations Commit To Advance Corporate Action On Climate Change

Submitted by: Kaleigh Robinson and Stacy Kotorac
June 12, 2012

Where Do Renewable Energy Purchases Fit Into A GHG Inventory?

Submitted by: Mary Sotos
June 4, 2012

A New Global Framework To Measure Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Cities

Submitted by: Pankaj Bhatia and Wee Kean Fong
May 18, 2012

Managing GHG Emissions from Agriculture: A Unique but Solvable Challenge

Submitted by: Stephen Russell
May 14, 2012

The 4-step plan for cutting value chain emissions

Submitted by: Benedict Buckley and Laura Draucker
April 5, 2012

Seeking Public Comments On New Protocol For City-Level GHG Emissions

Submitted by: Pankaj Bhatia and Wee Kean Fong
March 20, 2012

Global Climate Community Releases City-Scale Emissions Accounting Standard for Public Comment

Submitted by C40
March 20, 2012

Greenhouse Gas Protocol Launches in India

Submitted by: Pankaj Bhatia and Cynthia Cummis
March 9, 2012

Foxconn Scandal Offers Supply Chain Lessons

Submitted by: Manish Bapna
March 9, 2012

This piece originally appeared on Forbes.

GHG Protocol: The Gold Standard For Accounting For Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Submitted by: Pankaj Bhatia and Janet Ranganathan
October 4, 2011