Computer Science
Green Information and Communications Technology Strategies

 

Computer Science
Green Information and Communications Technology Strategies

Unit 4: Procurement and Management Support

Study Questions

When reading, viewing, and listening, consider the following questions. You will need to do your own research to find some of the answers.

  1. What is an environmental audit?
  2. What is a compliance audit?
  3. What is carbon offset?
  4. What makes a product or service carbon neutral?
  5. What are the five principles in the Greenhouse Gas Protocol for calculating a carbon footprint?
  6. How are Scope 1, 2, or 3 greenhouse gas emission sources defined in the Australian Draft National Carbon Offset Standard?
  7. What are the steps in greenhouse gas emissions factors and calculation methodology?
  8. What is included in a life cycle analysis? What is the purpose of this analysis?

Note: These are not the discussion forum questions for Section 4.3 Use them for personal study, and you can post comments/queries related to these questions in the General Discussion Forum.  Be sure to use a brief descriptive title for your posting.

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