An Indian Civil Society Initiative to Understand India's GHG Emission Estimates

An Indian Civil Society Initiative to Understand India's GHG Emission Estimates

Industry Sector

 

Industry Sector

The Industry emission estimations follow the IPCC 2006 reporting format. For data sources and information, The unit level dataset of the Annual Survey of Industries (ASI) unit is the prime source of information. This unit level data was reconciled against (aggregated) national data available other ministries and departments of the Government of India, and also from other secondary sources of information such as the industry associations. Official India specific (Tier 2) emission factors are used wherever available (mainly coal, lignite and carbonaceous feedstock materials). Separate emission factors are specified for imported coal. Where Tier 2 factors are not available, default IPCC emission factors are used. For the full methodology and assumptions,