GHG Protocol: Guidelines for Quantifying GHG Reductions from Grid-Connected Electricity Projects

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This guidline explains how to quantify reductions in greenhouse gas emissions resulting from projects that either generate or reduce the consumption of electricity transmitted over power grids.
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This report is a supplement to the Greenhouse Gas Protocol for Project Accounting and provides guidelines to facilitate the use of the Project Protocol for projects that affect grid electricity generation (referred in these guidelines as “grid-connected project activities”).
CLIMATE AND WEATHER Greenhouse gases, ENERGY Electricity
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Local government
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Greenhouse gas emissions