Guidelines and Tools
A Beginners Guide to Emissions Accounting in Transport
This brief guide outlines key principles for quantifying greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in transport and gives hints for further reading. Accounting emissions is increasingly important in the sector since in 2015 the 197 Parties to the UNFCCC (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change) agreed on the Paris Agreement. Each country is now committing to emission reductions in their Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC).
Publisher: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Area: GHG inventory