Accounting for carbon emissions

April 2008
Accountancy;Apr2008, Vol. 141 Issue 1376, p65
Trade Publication
The article reports on the addition of carbon emission functionality to Access Accounting Inc.'s Access Dimensions (AD) accounting software packages. Information already recorded by the accounting packages and figures from Carbon Trust and the British Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) are combined. AD will enable users to easily understand which business activities are generating the most carbon.


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