The Miscellaneous Section covers a number of topics about features and principles used in FoundationFootprint™. They include:
Choosing the correct emission scope for your emission sources is critical. [ More... ]
Emission Factor Groups
Emission factors in FoundationFootprint™ are stored under emission groups. [ More... ]
Setup tracking classifications to facilitate reporting per your conventions [ More... ]
Tiers of Emission Factors and Activity Data
Following the 2006 IPCC guidelines, FoundationFootprint™ includes the ability to specify a "tier" to rate the reliability and methodological complexity of emission factors and activity data. [ More... ]
Many resources include other factors to be considered when calculating the emissions embodied in them. For example, the calorific value of certain types of coal or the average nitrogen load in a cubic metre of wastewater. [ More... ]
Throughout FoundationFootprint™ extensive use is made of "The Grid". It provides a common user friendly interface for sorting, grouping, filtering and exporting information in the different parts of the system. [ More... ]
Ensure newly created locations and inventory are named according to your naming conventions [ More...
When entering new data ensure it is within defined tolerance thresholds [ More...