MIT Study Creates Electroindustry-based Method for Mapping Products to Energy Us and GHG Emission

Boteler, Robert
January 2013
Electroindustry;Jan2013, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p20
Trade Publication
The article discusses the electro-industry based method developed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for mapping products to energy use and greenhouse gas (GHG) emission. The method focuses on identifying the principal drivers of carbon impact within a product and characterizing the effect of changes in the drivers. According to the article, the method provides insight into the risk and opportunities for carbon mitigation within the industry.


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