Measuring, understanding and managing your organization’s carbon footprint is an important task for many companies striving to gain knowledge of climate change impacts, prepare for voluntary reporting needs and plan for future reporting regulations. Some examples of the benefits of developing an Inventory are:
The Inventory sets an initial baseline and reference and will serve as a useful benchmark.
Valuable insights are gained from the Inventory as it forms the basis for carbon management.
The Inventory helps identify carbon and monetary risks throughout the business operation.
The Inventory is the first step in developing a reduction strategy and setting reduction targets.