The tonnes Greenhouse Gas CO2e annual calculation requires the data listed below
Each day the Carbon Counter portal recalculates the projected annual carbon footprint using an algorithm. This calculation uses the carbon multipliers published by governments.
The United Kingdom Government publishes an annual spreadsheet (MS Excel) with the multipliers and detailed user notes.
Carbon Counter review the latest edition of this document and update the emissions calculation engine with the latest multipliers.
The emissions calculation engine can use multipliers supplied by all governmental or global organisation, with different date range.
With the assortment of smart and advanced meters sending data to Carbon Counter we have all the information needed to make the calculation.
Yearly total forecast (actual) consumption / 1000 * CO2e multiplier