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Greenhouse Gas Protocol

The GHG Protocol for Project Accounting

Provides specific principles, concepts, and methods for quantifying and reporting GHG reductions from climate change mitigation projects.

Executive Summary

This report, released in December 2005, is a tool for determining the greenhouse gas emission reduction benefits of climate mitigation projects.

The report rovides specific principles, concepts, and methods for quantifying and reporting GHG reductions -- i.e., the decreases in GHG emissions, or increases in removals and/or storage.

It was produced using a collaborative process involving businesses, NGOs, governments, academics, and others.

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