Guidance on responding
Cities guidance document
This explains each question in detail and includes what information to provide, the required format, and where to find tools or further information to construct your answer. The guidance is also available in Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, French, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese and Japanese.
Compact of Mayors guidance
This explains each question in the Compact of Mayors module in detail and includes what information to provide.
C40 Cities guidance document
This explains each question in detail and includes what information to provide, the required format for C40 cities. This guidance is available in Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, French, Simplified Chinese and Japanese.
Cities Analytics Guidance
This guidance document explains the functionality of Analytics and gives more detail on each chart.
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CDP will provide feedback on all 2016 responses. Download the above methodology from 2015 as an example but this will be updated for the 2016 questionnaire.
- August 2015: Cities and companies give their feedback on the questionnaire;
- December 2015: Cities information request is available online;
- February 2016: Online response system opens;
- March 18 2016: Response check deadline;
- April 29 2016: Submission deadline;
- September 2016: CDP's cities program findings launched around the globe.
Making the most of CDP: An integrated multisector approach to improving climate resiliency and GHG emissions management
Thursday, May 19th 12:00PM-1:00PM EDTRegister here.
As you plan and implement upgrades to infrastructure, the interactions of your transport, buildings, energy and industrial sectors will play a critical role in determining the future GHG emissions profile and climate resiliency for decades to come. Learn how leveraging CDP information can lead to an integrated multidisciplinary approach to improving climate resiliency and GHG emissions management and how that approach can facilitate more thoughtful, transparent disclosure. Hear from Michael Mondshine, Director of WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff's Urban Future Initiative Project Management Office, and Matt Aberant, Greenhouse Gas reporting expert.
- Understanding Green Finance
Tuesday, June 14th
3:00PM-4:00PM EDTRegister here.
presented by CDP cities' Accredited Service Provider PFM will focus on financing tools to reduce the overall cost of energy financing. The session will cover financing mechanisms (Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds, Clean Renewable Energy Bonds), rebate programs, and low cost loan programs to help leverage incentives for effective financing for energy projects.