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International Energy Agency (IEA) GHG Programme
Name of source IEA GHG CO2 Emissions Database
Provider International Energy Agency (IEA)
Summary text Global database of large stationary point sources of CO2 emissions from publicly available sources.
Licensing Free, requires database request
Language(s) English
Access – data formats and accessibility
File type Excel file
Software needs Microsoft Office
Contents – breadth and depth of datasets
Age 1996-2003
Geography Global
Original Data Source(s) Industry statistics, government publications, other LCA databases
Other Databases Included  
Life cycle stages Cradle-to-Grave
Modeling approach Various
Emissions results CO2e only
Number of datasets 1400
Main topics Energy carriers and technologies
Other topics  
Data transparency – what metadata is provided for each dataset?
System boundaries No
Data Types Process
Allocation Methods No
Technology No
Data year No
Original source No
Uncertainty No
Quality – is information provided on data quality?
Data quality score No
Quality assurance No
Standards compliant