Manuel is part of the DFGE project management team and supports companies in carbon footprint calculations. Being an MBA Sustainability Management Candidate at Leuphana University Lüneburg he is currently writing his thesis on forecasting corporate-level greenhouse gas emissions inventories. In his spare time, Manuel enjoys playing squash and is a passionate football fan.

Spend-Based Carbon Accounting

Spend-based carbon accounting – A useful or oversimplified methodology?

Corporate carbon footprint calculations function as the basis for all necessary steps regarding a climate strategy – whether this is a science-based target setting, the identification of effective reduction measures, the compensation of unavoidable residual emissions to achieve climate neutrality or the participation in disclosure programs such as CDP. However, calculating one´s corporate carbon footprint…