RF Protocol


The RF Protocol summarizes the methods used to evaluate projects and footprints under the Registry. It is a practical climate accounting application of the climate science and methods summarized in IPCC reports, especially IPCC AR5 Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis; IPCC SR1.5 Global Warming of 1.5°, and IPCC AR6 Climate Change 2021: The Physical Science Basis. Its purpose is to provide a comprehensive lens through which to account for all of the factors contributing to climate change.