Greenhouse Gas Verification
Brightspot Climate Inc. is an accredited verification body by the Standards Council of Canada.
Brightspot’s experts have completed over 200 independent verifications of industrial facility annual greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reports. Verifying industrial facility GHG reports for regulatory compliance requires in-depth knowledge of the applicable quantification methodologies. Verifiers must focus on key details, such as proper emission source categorization, measurement and sampling frequencies, data validation, and contingent data approaches.
Numerous companies have engaged Brightspot Climate to provide GHG verification services for industrial facilities in the following sectors:
These GHG reports were verified and submitted under several provincial regulations, the provincial-federal harmonized reporting regulation, and The Climate Registry (a voluntary program).
Brightspot Climate has extensive experience in verifying emission offset projects within the Alberta Emissions Offset System. Verifying offset projects requires extensive knowledge of the applicable protocols, relevant quantification methodologies, and ISO 14064 requirements. Our team members have verified the following types of offset projects:
Renewable electricity generation
CO2 capture and storage
Methane reduction through pneumatic devices
Waste heat recovery
Beef and dairy management
Nitrogen fertilizer management