All Tools

Below is a complete listing of all tools provided by the GHG Protocol.

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Cross Sector Tools

These tools are applicable to many industries and businesses regardless of sector.

Calculation Tool Version Guidance Worksheet
Emission Factors from Cross-Sector Tools
* This document contains the emission factors embedded in the cross-sector calculation tools listed below.
(April 2014) 171KB
Allocation of Emissions from a Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Plant 1.0 (Sep 2006) 231 KB
50 KB
GHG emissions from purchased electricity* 4.7 (May 2015)
1.4Mb
GHG emissions from stationary combustion (English) 4.1 (May 2015) 2 MB
2 MB
GHG emissions from stationary combustion (Chinese) 4.1 (July 2011) 2 MB
GHG emissions from transport or mobile sources 2.6 (May 2015) 3 MB
GHG Protocol Tool for Energy Consumption in China (Chinese) 2.1 (July 2013) 2.5 MB
5.2 MB
Global Warming Potential Values 1.1 (May 2015) 34 KB
Measurement and Estimation Uncertainty of GHG Emissions 1.0 (Sep 2003) 227 KB
57 KB
Uncertainty Calculation Tool 1.0(Oct 2011) 160 KB
170 KB

* Please note: The GHG Protocol no longer provides scope 2 emissions factors from the International Energy Agency. Users can instead obtain these factors from the IEA at: http://data.iea.org/IEASTORE/DEFAULT.ASP.

Sector Specific Tools

These tools are principally designed for the specific sector or industry listed, though they may be applicable to other situations.

Calculation Tool Version Guidance Worksheet
CO2 emissions from the production of ammonia 2.0 (Mar 2008) 30 KB
294 KB
CO2 emissions from the production of cement (CSI) - English 2.0 (Jun 2005) 561 KB
740 KB
CO2 emissions from the production of cement (US EPA) 1.0 (Aug 2002) 47 KB
113 KB
CO2 emissions from the production of iron and steel 2.0 (Mar 2008) 755 KB
3 MB
CO2 emissions from the production of lime 2.0 (Mar 2008) 39 KB
149 KB
GHG emissions from pulp and paper mills 1.4 (May 2015) 2 MB
367 KB
GHG emissions from the production of aluminum 2.1 (May 2015) 1 MB
438 KB
HFC-23 emissions from the production of HCFC-22 2.1 (May 2015) 94 KB
227 KB
N2O emissions from the production of adipic acid 2.1 (May 2015) 30 KB
91 KB
N2O emissions from the production of nitric acid 2.1 (May 2015) 34 KB
53 KB

Additional Guidance Documents

These additional documents provide further clarification on quantification and reporting issues

Calculation Tool Version Guidance Worksheet
A Corporate Accounting and Reporting Standard (Corporate Standard) 4 MB
Base Year Adjustments 143 KB
Categorizing GHG Emissions Associated with Leased Assets 105 KB
Hot Climate, Cool Commerce: A Service Sector Guide to Greenhouse Gas Management 3 MB
Sample Corporate Standard GHG Inventory Reporting Template 34 KB
Sample Product Standard GHG Inventory Reporting Template 51 KB
Sample Scope 3 GHG Inventory Reporting Template 33 KB
Supplier Engagement Guidance 65 KB
Working 9 to 5 on Climate Change (for use by small office-based organizations only) 2 MB

Customized Calculation Tools

These GHG calculation tools have been customized for particular developing countries

Calculation Tool Version Guidance Worksheet
Chinese Coal Fired Power Plants Tool (June 2013) 1.3 MB
2 MB
CO2 emissions from the production of cement (CSI) – Chinese version 1.9 (Oct 2009) 720 KB
CO2 emissions from the production of cement (US EPA) - customized tool for India 1.0 (Jul 2005) 355 KB
317 KB
Pulp and Paper Tool - customized for Mexico (English version) 1.0 (Oct 2007) 9 MB
547 KB
Pulp and Paper Tool - customized for Mexico (Spanish version) 1.0 (Oct 2007) 453 KB
547 KB