Skip to main content
Skip table of contents

4.1 Definitions

List of Abbreviations

B

  • BECCS: bioenergy with carbon capture and storage

C

  • CF: capacity factor

  • CFADS: cash flow available for debt service

  • CO2: carbon dioxide

  • CO2e: carbon dioxide equivalent

  • CoF: consumption factor

D

  • DCF: discounted cash flow

E

  • EF: emission factor

  • EBITDA: earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortisation

  • ESG: environmental, social, and governance

  • EVIC: enterprise value including cash

F

  • FBM: factor-based model

  • FCFE: Free Cash Flow to Equity

G

  • GDP: gross domestic product

  • GEM: Global Econometrics Model

  • GHG: greenhouse gas

  • GMT: global mean temperature

  • GWP: global warming potential

I

  • IAMs: Integrated Assessment Models

  • IFRS: International Financial Reporting Standards

  • IPCC: International Panel on Climate Change

  • ITR: Implied Temperature Rise

L

  • LTO: landing and take-off

N

  • NAV: net asset value

  • NDC: Nationally Determined Contributions

  • NGFS: Network for Greening the Financial System

  • NiGEM: National Institute Global Econometric Model

O

  • OPEX: operating expenses

P

  • PCAF: Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials

  • PDaR: physical damage at risk

  • PVaR: physical value at risk

R

  • RBM: regression-based model

  • RCP: Representative Concentration Pathway

S

  • SASB: Sustainability Accounting Standards Board

  • SFDR: EU Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation

  • SSP: Shared Socioeconomic Pathway

T

  • TCFD: Task Force on Climate-Related Disclosures

  • TICCS: The Infrastructure Company Classification Standard

U

  • UNFCCC: United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

W

  • WRI GPPD: World Resource Institute‚Äôs Global Power Plant Database

JavaScript errors detected

Please note, these errors can depend on your browser setup.

If this problem persists, please contact our support.