To support businesses we have developed specialized services related to carbon emissions accounting, ranging from emission calculations to reporting and to specialized accounting frameworks applicable in specific industries, such as banking, constructions and facility management, among other.
GUES Project benefits from a €120,000 grant from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway through the EEA Grants. The aim of the project is to provide companies with a powerful carbon emission accounting tool, for the reporting and management of carbon emissions in Scope 1, 2 and 3 (throughout the complete value chain).
The EEA and Norway Grants represent the contribution of Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway towards a green, competitive and inclusive Europe.
There are two overall objectives: reduction of economic and social disparities in Europe, and to strengthen bilateral relations between the donor countries and 15 EU countries in Central and Southern Europe and the Baltics. The three donor countries cooperate closely with the EU through the Agreement on the European Economic Area (EEA). The donors have provided €3.3 billion through consecutive grant schemes between 1994 and 2014.
For the period 2014-2021, the EEA and Norway Grants amount to €2.8 billion. The priorities for this period are:
#1 Innovation, Research, Education and Competitiveness
#2 Social Inclusion, Youth Employment and Poverty Reduction
#3 Environment, Energy, Climate Change and Low Carbon Economy
#4 Culture, Civil Society, Good Governance and Fundamental Rights
#5 Justice and Home Affairs
Eligibility for the Grants mirror the criteria set for the EU Cohesion Fund aimed at member countries where the Gross National Income (GNI) per inhabitant is less than 90% of the EU average.
The EEA and Norway Grants scheme consists of two financial mechanisms. The EEA Grants are jointly financed by Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway, whose contributions are based on their GDP. Norway Grants are financed solely by Norway.
Environmental topics and compliance with carbon emission legislation can be a tough challenge, especially when addressing Scope 3 emissions and different accounting frameworks applicable in various industries. Here you can find documented opinions and information on this topic to help you get a better understanding on the topic.