Climate Change Reporting Guidance 2016
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.
Also available in Portuguese.
Changes Document for 2016
An outline of major changes in the climate change questionnaire and guidance.
Climate Change Drafting Document (zip).
This document is solely for the purpose of drafting a response to CDP's 2016 climate change questionnaire. Your final response to CDP must be entered via the CDP Online Response System (ORS).
CDP Amendments Policy
Please check your response before
submitting. Read this page if you need to amend your respond after you have submitted
RE100 Campaign reporting guidance - forthcoming
Information for companies reporting to the RE100 campaign.
Understanding CDP’s 2016 Methodology
Join FirstCarbon Solutions (FCS)
for their webinar, ‘Understanding CDP’s 2016 Methodology’. As CDP’s Global Scoring Partner, FCS has scored 15,600+ responses since 2011 and is an expert in the methodology.
FCS will help you understand:
- The new single-letter scoring standard;
- Changes in Scope 2 accounting and dual reporting;
- Expanded criteria for target setting;
- New questions on renewable energy; and
- Changes in risk and opportunities.
April 21 & 28, 2016 16:00-17:00 BST
An Introduction to CDP in Southeast Asia
This webinar is a platform for companies invited to respond to CDP in 2016 to understand the disclosure process of its programs, and help companies understand the value and benefits of reporting to CDP. For this session, we will focus a large part of our discussion on CDP’s climate change program.
In this short 40-min Q&A style webinar, we will touch upon the latest updates from CDP in terms of scoring, and discuss the most frequently-asked questions we receive from our clients relating to CDP. Topics to be discussed will include:
- Participation in CDP and the benefits of responding;
- Changes to CDP scoring in 2016;
- CDP's climate change program and others;
- Reporting effectively and reporting boundaries; and
- The CDP reporting timeline.
April 21, 2016 09:00 BST // 16:00 SGT
Linking up GRI and CDP
A document jointly produced by CDP and GRI identifies the linkages between CDP's 2016 climate change questionnaire and GRI’s G4 guidelines to assist companies with their response.
Aligning the Dow Jones Sustainability Index with CDP
In 2013, RobecoSAM, the company behind the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), produced with S&P Dow Jones Indices, aligned its climate strategy questions with a subset of CDP’s climate change questions. The questions will remain aligned in 2015.