Q. The Common Carbon Metric’, supported by UNEP, has been developed for
Why this question: Asked in the context of a new initiatives in building energy efficiency launched by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE).
Exp) Option a is correct.
Carbon footprint of an entity is the total amount of greenhouse gases that are generated by that entity.
Option a is correct. The Common Carbon Metric is a protocol developed by United Nations Environment Program’s Sustainable Buildings & Climate Initiative (UNEP-SBCI) for measuring energy use & reporting GHG emissions from Building Operations.
Its purpose is to support greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reductions through accurate measurement of energy efficiency improvements in building operations.