Accounting for Carbon: Monitoring, Reporting and Verifying by Valentin Bellassen,Nicolas Stephan PDF

By Valentin Bellassen,Nicolas Stephan

the power to properly video display, list, record and ensure greenhouse fuel emissions is the cornerstone of any potent coverage to mitigate weather switch. Accounting for Carbon presents the 1st authoritative assessment of the tracking, reporting and verification (MRV) of emissions from the commercial web site, venture and corporate point to the local and nationwide point. It describes the MRV strategies in position in additional than fifteen of crucial coverage frameworks - resembling emissions buying and selling platforms in Europe, Australia, California and China, and the United international locations Framework conference on weather swap - and compares them alongside key standards equivalent to scope, price, uncertainty and adaptability. This e-book attracts at the paintings of engineers and economists to supply a realistic advisor to assist govt and non-governmental coverage makers and key stakeholders in to raised comprehend varied MRV standards, the foremost trade-offs confronted through regulators and the alternatives made through up-and-running carbon pricing initiatives.

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