ESG guides

Explore these guides to dive deeper into key ESG topics.

Guide to GHG Emissions Accounting

Explore steps to establishing finance-grade sustainability data and unpack a best-practice approach to calculating GHG emissions for ESG reporting and disclosure.

Guide to Scope 3 Emissions Reporting

Learn how to approach Scope 3 emissions calculation and reporting in a systematic way, and how sustainability software like Envizi can help.

Guide to ESG Reporting Frameworks

Explore approaches to selecting ESG frameworks for reporting, different framework coverage and how to prepare your organization for future ESG reporting trends.

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What is net zero?

Net zero is the point at which greenhouse gases going into the atmosphere are balanced by an equivalent amount removed from the atmosphere.

What is decarbonization?

Decarbonization is a method of climate change mitigation that reduces greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, as well as removes them from the atmosphere.

What is TCFD?

The TCFD’s recommended climate-related disclosures strive to deliver better- informed business and investment decisions amidst global climate change.

What is carbon accounting?

GHG accounting or carbon accounting is the process of quantifying the greenhouse gases produced directly or indirectly from a company, across Scopes 1,2 and 3.

What is the SASB?

The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) is an ESG guidance framework that sets standards for the disclosure of financially material sustainability information by companies to their investors.

What are ESG reporting frameworks?

ESG reporting frameworks are used by companies to publicly report detailed performance, opportunity and risk data related to environmental, social and governance (ESG) aspects.

What are Scope 3 emissions?

Scope 3 emissions represent the majority an organization’s total GHG emissions and requires companies to look for implications of carbon emissions outside of their direct physical footprint.

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