Resolution no.64, issued by the Environmental State Agency (INEA), also establishes mandatory GHG reporting for obtaining environmental licenses in the state of Rio de Janeiro. The rule applies to the oil and gas, mining and metals, energy and fossil fuels, and chemical sectors, among others. It determines the GHG Protocol to be the accepted accounting methodology and requires companies to annually report on scope 1 and 2 emissions. Prior to submission, the GHG inventory must be verified by a qualified entity.
Industry sectors covered by the instrument
Organizations covered by the instrument
All organizations - oil and gas, mining and metals, energy and fossil fuels, and chemical sectors, among others
Type of instrument
Mandatory or voluntary
The geographical scope