Glossary

Scope 2 emissions

climate action carbon economy

Scope 2 emissions are indirect GHG emissions associated with the purchase of electricity, steam, heat, or cooling. Although scope 2 emissions physically occur at the facility where they are generated, they are accounted for in an organizationÔÇÖs GHG inventory because they are a result of the organizationÔÇÖs energy use.

Created 01/08/2023
Last modified 01/08/2023


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