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Measuring emissions: A Guide for organisations Case study - Example GHG Report

Publication date:  May 2019
Publication reference number:  ME 1418

This Example GHG Report is part of a suite of eight documents that comprise the 2019 Measuring Emissions: A Guide for Organisations. It is for New Zealand-based organisations wishing to self-report their greenhouse gas emissions and encourages best practice in greenhouse gas monitoring and reporting.

It demonstrates what an organisation's greenhouse gas report might look like, and should be read alongside the Example GHG Inventory (see below). For more information about producing a GHG report, see the Quick Guide.

Note: An error has been identified in the aviation fuel and the domestic air travel emissions factors. This is currently being rectified across all documents and will be resolved as soon as possible.

2019 Quick Guide The go-to document explaining what has changed since the last update, how to produce an inventory, and what data you need to work out emissions from your activities
2019 Emission Factors Summary Quick look up tables providing the main emission factors for each emission source
2019 Interactive Workbook Use this to work out your organisation’s emissions and produce an inventory (simply input your activity data)
2019 Detailed Guide For users who need to know the methodologies used to work out the emission factors for each emission source
2019 Emission Factors Workbook As above but in excel format across multiple tabs
2019 Emission Factors Flat File Simple format for integration with software
2019 Example GHG Report Shows what a finished inventory report might look like
2019 Example GHG Inventory Shows what a finished inventory might look like (Excel)

If you have any feedback you would like to provide on this guidance, email emissions-guide@mfe.govt.nz