Emission accounting refers generally to processes undertaken to "measure" amounts of material emissions emitted by an entity, as it produces and markets products and services.

It is (to be) used by states, corporations and individuals to create the (emission-enhanced) plans and accounts of their business and activities, for instance in line with EU Taxonomy, in order to ensure an optimal contribution to an environmentally sustainable society.

We position emission accounting as a Collaboration rather than as a Business Function to emphasize it is a Capability of a Technotope.

Taking into account the Affordance centric principle, the shaping and realisation of this capability can built upon prior works including:

Further reading: Carbon accounting.