Resolution no. 254/2012/V/I, 2012.

South America Current 2012

Issued by the Environmental Agency of São Paulo (CETESB), this Resolution obliges companies from a series of industry sectors to submit an annual greenhouse gas inventory, for monitoring the developments in emission levels and the results of mitigation actions. According to the rule, scope 1 and 2 emissions must be reported and, for the time being, ABNT NBR ISO 14.064-1- GHG, GHG Protocol or similar accounting methodologies are accepted. The information disclosed on the inventory may be verified by CETESB or a third party, at the discretion of the Agency.

Scope

Environmental

Industry sectors covered by the instrument

Specific sector/s

Organizations covered by the instrument

All organizations - a series of industries outlined in the document

Issuer type

local gov't

Type of instrument

Legislation

Mandatory or voluntary

Mandatory

The geographical scope

Sub-national

Project Partners