Imagine… One universal and transparent way of calculating freight emissions across the global multi-modal supply chain that is used by companies to compare and select more fuel efficient modes and carriers and identify ways to increase efficiency and reduce costs.
Friday 6 November 2015 10:00 – 16:00
Swissôtel, Beijing, China
Organised by SFC in association with World Resources Institute
As global freight emissions grow, the need for a harmonized method for emissions accounting and accounting becomes more and more necessary. Accurate and transparent emissions accounting helps companies and governments set realistic emissions reductions targets and report actionable results.
SFC organised a consultation workshop on 6 Noveber 2015 on how the Global Logistics Emissions Council (GLEC) is working towards this goal.
10:00 – 12:15
An introduction to the GLEC Framework – the background, objectives, approach and partnerships that drive GLEC forward.
12:15 – 13:30
13:30 – 16:00 (Optional session)
A deeper dive in to the core principles of GLEC – challenges and opportunities in harmonizing carbon accounting methodologies, reporting requirements, data collection, relationships between supply chain partners and emerging policies.
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