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|Website address=https://actproject.net/
 
|Website address=https://actproject.net/
 
|Starting year=2015
 
|Starting year=2015
|Secretariat=ADEME & CDP are co-founders.
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|Secretariat=ADEMA and CDP are co-founders.
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Contacts:
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Lisa Bertrand, ADEME, e-mail: Lisa.BERTRAND@ademe.fr, phone: +33 (0)2 41 20 43 30
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Esther Stoakes, CDP, e-mail: esther.stoakes@cdp.net
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|Organisational structure=The validation procedure for a section methodology is the following:
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1) The Board decide to extend the ACT assessment to a ne sector triggered by a third-party formal request.
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2) The Board establisd a Technical Working Group (TWG) of experts an representative stakeholders.
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3) The TWG develop a methodology.
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4) The methodology is submitted for review by the Council and public consultation.
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5) The Board validates the methodology
 
|Geographical coverage=Global
 
|Geographical coverage=Global
|Name of lead organisation=ACT  
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|Name of lead organisation=ACT
 
|Type of lead organisation=Other intergovernmental organization
 
|Type of lead organisation=Other intergovernmental organization
 
|Location/Nationality of lead organisation=France
 
|Location/Nationality of lead organisation=France
|LPAA Theme Transport=No
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|LPAA Theme Transport=Yes
 
|LPAA Theme Agriculture=No
 
|LPAA Theme Agriculture=No
 
|LPAA Theme Forestry=No
 
|LPAA Theme Forestry=No
 
|LPAA Theme Business=No
 
|LPAA Theme Business=No
 
|LPAA Theme Financial institutions=No
 
|LPAA Theme Financial institutions=No
|LPAA Theme Buildings=No
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|LPAA Theme Buildings=Yes
 
|LPAA Theme Industry=No
 
|LPAA Theme Industry=No
 
|LPAA Theme Waste=No
 
|LPAA Theme Waste=No
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|LPAA Theme Short Term Pollutants=No
 
|LPAA Theme Short Term Pollutants=No
 
|LPAA Theme International maritime transport=No
 
|LPAA Theme International maritime transport=No
|LPAA Theme Energy Supply=No
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|LPAA Theme Energy Supply=Yes
 
|LPAA Theme Fluorinated gases=No
 
|LPAA Theme Fluorinated gases=No
 
|LPAA Theme Energy efficiency=No
 
|LPAA Theme Energy efficiency=No
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|LPAA Theme Energy Access and Efficiency=No
 
|LPAA Theme Energy Access and Efficiency=No
 
|LPAA Theme Private Finance=No
 
|LPAA Theme Private Finance=No
|Participants companies number=0
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|Description=The ACT Initiative measures a company's alignment with a future low-carbon world. All information gathered is consolidated into a rating, which provides an overall metric of the low-carbon alignment for a company.
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|Goals=The goal is to drive action by companies and encourage businesses to move to a well below
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2°C compatible pathway.
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|Activities=Have developed Methodologies for Automobile transportation, Electric Utilities, The Retail sector, and the Building sector (both Construction and Real Estate).
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|Participants companies number=135
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|Participants companies names=According to the web-site 11 February 2020
 
|Participants business organisations number=0
 
|Participants business organisations number=0
 
|Participants research and educational organisations number=0
 
|Participants research and educational organisations number=0
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|Participants financial institutions number=0
 
|Participants financial institutions number=0
 
|Participants other members number=0
 
|Participants other members number=0
|Participants supporting partners number=0
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|Participants supporting partners number=6
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|Participants supporting partners names=ClimateCHECK, European Investment Bank (EIB), 2 Degree Investing Initiative, Climate-KIC, Fonds Francais pour l'Environnement Mondial (FEEM), EU-life.
 
|Number of members=
 
|Number of members=
 
|Have only national states as participators=No
 
|Have only national states as participators=No
|Indicators information=
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|SDGS=E_SDG_goals_icons-individual-rgb-07.png, E_SDG_goals_icons-individual-rgb-13.png
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|Indicators information={{Indicators information
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|Indicator=Implementation;Technical operational implementation (ex-post);
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}}
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|Goals mai=Methodologies are developed for companies to measure their level of ambition of the climate strategy is analysed against the low-carbon benchmark relevant for the company, as well as the actions that the company effectively takes in response to this strategy.
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|Comments on indicators and goals=Companies are assessed using the following framework:
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1. What is the company planning to do?
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2. How is the company planning to get there?
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3. What is the company doing at present?
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4. What has the company done in the recent past?
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5. How do all these plans and actions fit together?
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Based on the assessment an ACT rating is made that comprise:
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a) A performance score from 1 (lowest) to 20 (highest),
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b) A narrative score from E (lowest) to A (highest),
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c) A trend score as either "+" for improving, "-" for worsening, and "=" for stable.
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The highest possible score is therefore:"20,A,+"
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|Available reporting=You can find overall descriptions and all the sector methodologies on
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https://actproject.net/resources-2/
 
|Related initiatives=
 
|Related initiatives=
 
}}
 
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Revision as of 13:29, 11 February 2020

General

Name of initiative ACT Assessing Low-Carbon Transition
LPAA initiative No
NAZCA Initiative Yes
Website address https://actproject.net/
Related initiatives
Starting year 2015
End year
Secretariat ADEMA and CDP are co-founders.

Contacts: Lisa Bertrand, ADEME, e-mail: Lisa.BERTRAND@ademe.fr, phone: +33 (0)2 41 20 43 30

Esther Stoakes, CDP, e-mail: esther.stoakes@cdp.net

Organisational structure The validation procedure for a section methodology is the following:

1) The Board decide to extend the ACT assessment to a ne sector triggered by a third-party formal request. 2) The Board establisd a Technical Working Group (TWG) of experts an representative stakeholders. 3) The TWG develop a methodology. 4) The methodology is submitted for review by the Council and public consultation. 5) The Board validates the methodology

Geographical coverage Global
Name of lead organisation ACT
Type of lead organisation Other intergovernmental organization
Location/Nationality of lead organisation France

Description

Description The ACT Initiative measures a company's alignment with a future low-carbon world. All information gathered is consolidated into a rating, which provides an overall metric of the low-carbon alignment for a company.
Objectives The goal is to drive action by companies and encourage businesses to move to a well below

2°C compatible pathway.

Activities Have developed Methodologies for Automobile transportation, Electric Utilities, The Retail sector, and the Building sector (both Construction and Real Estate).
One or two success stories achieved

Monitoring and Impacts

Sustainable Development Impact:
E SDG goals icons-individual-rgb-07.png   E SDG goals icons-individual-rgb-13.png  
Function of initiative Implementation
Activity of initiative Technical operational implementation (ex-post)
Indicators
Goals Methodologies are developed for companies to measure their level of ambition of the climate strategy is analysed against the low-carbon benchmark relevant for the company, as well as the actions that the company effectively takes in response to this strategy.
Comments on indicators and goals Companies are assessed using the following framework:

1. What is the company planning to do? 2. How is the company planning to get there? 3. What is the company doing at present? 4. What has the company done in the recent past? 5. How do all these plans and actions fit together?

Based on the assessment an ACT rating is made that comprise: a) A performance score from 1 (lowest) to 20 (highest), b) A narrative score from E (lowest) to A (highest), c) A trend score as either "+" for improving, "-" for worsening, and "=" for stable. The highest possible score is therefore:"20,A,+"

How will goals be achieved
Have you changed or strenghtened your goals
Progress towards the goals
How are you tracking progress of your initiative
Available reporting You can find overall descriptions and all the sector methodologies on

https://actproject.net/resources-2/

Participants

Participants Number Names
Members 135  
Companies 135 According to the web-site 11 February 2020
Business organisations 0
Research and educational organisations 0
Non-governmental organisations 0
National states 0
Governmental actors 0
Regional / state / county actors 0
City / municipal actors 0
Intergovernmental organisations 0
Financial Institutions 0
Other members 0
Supporting partners 6 ClimateCHECK,  European Investment Bank (EIB),  2 Degree Investing Initiative,  Climate-KIC,  Fonds Francais pour l'Environnement Mondial (FEEM),  EU-life.
Number of members in the years
Have only national states as participators No


Theme

Transport Agriculture Forestry Business Financial institutions Buildings Industry Waste Cities and subnational governments Short Term Pollutants International maritime transport Energy Supply Fluorinated gases Energy efficiency Renewable energy Supply chain emission reductions Adaptation Other Resilience Innovation Energy Access and Efficiency Private Finance
Yes No No No No Yes No No No No No Yes No No No No No No No No No No
Last update: 18 February 2020 13:19:52

Not only have national states as participators