The 4th edition as of January 2021 details major procurement methods of renewable electricity from Onsite Generation to Green Products, Renewable Energy Certificates and Corporate PPA with typical examples and information of cost and availability. Key topics such as Non-fossil Certificates and the additionality of products/certificates are also discussed.
The full edition of the guidebook is written in Japanese and the digest edition in English summarizing electricity procurement methods is prepared for global corporations.
<Table of Contents> (Full Edition)
Chapter 1. Objective and Background of the Guidebook
Chapter 2. Renewable Energy Sources and Selection Criteria
Chapter 3. Renewable Electricity Procurement Methods
3-1. On-site Generation
3-2. Green Products
3-3. Renewable Energy Certificates
3-4. Long-term Investment (Corporate PPA)
3-5. Considerations in Procurement
Chapter 4. Evaluation by CDP for Renewable Electricity
Chapter 5. Renewable Electricity Procurement outside Japan