How to calculate, manage and minimize your GHG emissions
Reducing current greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) is the key response to climate change. To help you get control of your carbon footprint, calculate and minimize your emissions - we’ve put together a collection of content getting you started. Learn about what scope emissions are, how to future-proof your business and how Worldfavor can help you with this.
What are greenhouse gases (GHG) and how to minimize emissions
The importance of every organization doing its part to minimize their carbon footprint and fighting climate change is clear. But like with all complex topics, there can be confusion about how to execute. In this blog we break it down for you - starting with the basics of explaining greenhouse gas emissions, to why companies need to minimize their emissions and how to start tracking emissions.
What are scope emissions: a short guide
The key to calculate and minimize your organization’s climate impact is understanding scope emissions. Different types of emissions are categorized into different scopes - scope 1, 2 and 3. In this blog we break it down for you: what are the different scopes and how are they emitted?
- Scope 1: A company’s direct greenhouse gas emissions that it controls
- Scope 2: A company’s indirect greenhouse gas emissions, generated by the electricity/power it uses
- Scope 3: A company’s indirect greenhouse gas emissions that are not included in Scope 2
Webinar: Managing and tracking the carbon footprint across your portfolio
In this webinar our sustainability experts teach you how to manage, follow-up and calculate the scope 1,2 and 3 GHG emissions. We walk you through how you can get an understanding of your impact and minimize risks. When you’ve watched this webinar you’ll have knowledge about how to measure your portfolio’s carbon footprint and how to future-proof your portfolio as well as your portfolio companies. Watch the webinar here!
Calculate your GHG emissions in the Sustainability Management-solution
In Worldfavor’s platform you can calculate your climate footprint. With the help of Worldfavor, with leading expertise and advanced technology - tracking your entire organization’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions becomes easy. Tracking your emissions allows you to be more transparent across your value chain, it adds value to stakeholders and gives you insights about where your biggest impacts are. Read the whole platform hub for all the information on how to calculate your GHG emissions.
Learn about how to calculate your supply chain emissions - the fundamentals and how to get started. In this guide you get an overview of emissions of the supply chain and how to manage your supply chain’s carbon footprint. Get your copy of the guide here!
GHG Emissions: Learning tips on how to get control of your carbon footprint
The most important response to climate change is to decrease current greenhouse gas emissions (GHG). The 2022 IPCC report stated clearly that if actions aren’t taken, millions of people will be affected and many ecosystems will be destroyed. The question now is: How to play our part in doing it? In this blog you get a list of learning tips on how to get control of your carbon footprint:
- The UNFCC’s guide n what successful greenhouse gas management can look like
- UNCC’s list of simple initiatives that reduce your emissions
- World Resources Institute’s framework for estimating and disclosing the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions impact of a product (good or service)
- Guide on how to start managing your supply chain emissions
Worldfavor helps you calculate and reduce your emissions
With Worldfavor's digital solutions you can collect relevant data from your stakeholders and calculate your climate footprint in a comprehensive and straightforward way. Start reducing your emissions today – book a demo with a team member to learn how Worldfavor can help you!
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