Poster CILCA 2015

Source of systematic uncertainty in corporate carbon footprint of universities


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Emission factors for U1

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WRI & WBCSD. (2011). Corporate Value Chain (Scope 3) Accounting and Reporting Standard. USA: WRI/WBCSD.


Carbon footprints for U2 and U3





The author would like to thank U1 for authorizing the use of its unpublished data for this study, and the CPC for valuable input.


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