Connecting SMEs for a green economy


Carbon Footprint Analysis
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The carbon footprint indicates the overall amount of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions associated with a product, along its supply-chain and sometimes including from use and end-of-life recovery and disposal.

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The German Sustainability Code (GSC) provides a common set of criteria for companies to showcase and compare their sustainability performance in a similar format (GSC declarat

Renewable Energy Toolkit
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The toolkit provides market intelligence on the potential scale of the opportunities, including those for each onshore renewables technology, and highlights those most relevant to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the supply chain.

Local procurement and supply chain toolkit
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The toolkit provides SMEs with practical guidance to increase their chances of accessing and winning tenders from large public and private sector organisations. It is also designed to share best procurement practice among public and private sector buyers on how to create opportunities for ‘local’ SME suppliers from their low carbon investments.

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CUT!CO2 THE CARBON FILM QUOTE is a decision-making tool for filmmakers. It was designed to help reduce the carbon footprint of TV commercials by calculating the greenhouse gas emissions associated with each element of a film shoot, from catering to flights.

Ready to report for SMEs
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The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) promotes the use of sustainability reporting as a way for companies and organizations to become more sustainable and contribute to a sustainable global economy.

Life Cycle Assessment
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Life-cycle assessment (LCA, also known as life-cycle analysis, ecobalance, and cradle-to-cradle analysis) is a technique to assess environmental impacts associated with all the stages of a product's life from-cradle-to-cradle (i.e., from raw material extraction through materials processing, manufacture, distribution, use, repair and maintenance, and disposal or recycling).

Ecotoolkit: Ecoscan, Ecomapping and Ecotips
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The Ecotoolkit comprises three environmental management tools, which a company may use in order to get an understanding of its current environmental situation and main problems, manage and reduce its environmental impact, and respectively improve

Cost Benefit Analysis
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Cost-Benefit Analysis (CBA) is a technique that compares the monetary value of benefits with the monetary value of costs in order to evaluate and prioritize issues. The effect of time (i.e.

Porter’s Five Forces Tool
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The Porter's Five Forces tool is a simple but powerful tool for understanding where power lies in a business situation.



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