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Respondent CDP 2009: Cairn Energy

General introduction


Risk and Opportunities
1 Regulatory Risks (CDP6 1(a)(i))
1 1 company exposed regulatory risks related climate change
We consider our company to be exposed to regulatory risks. 
Regulatory RiskCurrently Cairn does operate countries greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction obligations (Kyoto Protocol Annex countries) anticipated post Copenhagen legislation likely include global contract specific sectors countries targeted international level Cairn anticipates participation global framework e successor Kyoto protocol effective means reduce GHG emissions order aware potential risks associated activities Cairn continues actively monitor developments policies Cairn maintains strong external relationships local governments agencies determine adaptation mitigation actions completed reduce carbon footprint external relationships help minimum regulatory risks Cairn better placed respond advanced notice potential regulatory risks Cairn anticipates imposition possible carbon taxes current fiscal regimes Cairn attempts offset possible risk reviewing commercial risk countries operates maintain strong relationships stakeholders example Cairn strong relationship Greenland government Cairn large acreage holding Greenland Greenland government supportive pragmatic regulations Cairn believes external relationship strong commitment Corporate Responsibility Management help minimize regulatory risk main regulations Cairn’ s corporate office exposed UK Climate Cairn currently consulting management company determine possible impacts corporate office subsequent changes maybe required Cairn taken greater responsibility emissions introducing energy saving devices head office investigating possibility offsetting emissions employee flights electricity consumption longer term views supply renewable electricity important factor reducing domestic emissions Cairn’ s Process identifying risk Cairn extensive risk management incorporated Corporate Responsibility Management (CRMS) risk registration used determine risk levels risk register 5x5 matrix impact likelihood main axes ‘ risk’ given rating based impact likelihood impact criteria assesses commercial fiscal operational HSE regulatory Likelihood assesses probability risk Risks identified asset function level reviewed management level rating used determine level risk need elevated Board level Cairn’ s risk management committee (RMC) meet 7 times year process used possible new ventures activities carried commitments leases example risk identified risk process application Cairn’ s Corporate Responsibility Management (CRMS) need Cairn review operations relative climate change Cairn recognizes activities exploration production oil gas carbon intensive result responsibility precautionary approach climate change Cairn formulated climate change strategy (approved 2008) focus 4 key areas • Verifying reporting GHG emissions• Maintaining energy GHG emissions efficiency• Demonstrating informed transparent action climate change• Contributing programmes addressing environmental social impacts climate change Cairn maintains proactive approach assess risk Recently KPMG evaluated method Cairn assesses risk Recommendations KMPG implemented process

 
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2 Physical Risks (CDP6 1(a)(ii))
2 1 company exposed physical risks climate change
We consider our company to be exposed to physical risks. 
Cairn’ s risk process described Q 1 Capricorn exploration arm Cairn Energy PLC holdings Greenland Mediterranean South Asia Cairn India business holding Cairn Energy PLC report findings separately Intergovernmental Panel Climate Change (IPCC) outlined anticipated regional impacts climate change vary region region risks affect exploration production activities Greenland Capricorn significant material frontier exploration position offshore west south Greenland Cairn’ s activities offshore physical risks associated exploration development activities area technical environmental operational main physical risk increased melting ice larger numerous icebergs mean ice management critical changes require robust technically challenging facilities decrease commercial viability certain projects impacts indirectly affect operations include melting permafrost resulting robust technically challenging infrastructure requirements mainland Mediterranean main effects climate change operations indirect Precipitation Mediterranean predicted decrease temperature projected increase Cairn’ s activities offshore Changes water supply demand changing precipitation temperature affect local people affect Cairn’ s activities increased cost supplies operations result government imposing higher royalties E& P activities South Asia Cairn’ s operations Bangladesh (Capricorn’ s active production) holdings India biggest threats severe weather events Extreme weather events worker safety financial impact affect safety staff economic costs associated insurance premiums plant operations impacts indirectly affect operations include • flooding erosion salinization farmland coastal regions • Increased numbers refugees displaced environmental impacts climate change • increased illnesses disease Depending government community response provision aid development severity impacts

 
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3 Risks (CDP6 1(a)(iii))
3 1 company exposed risks result climate change
We consider our company to be exposed to other risks. 
Cairn’ s risk process described Q 1 Potential threat corporate reputation risk extended oil gas industry carbon intensive industry Cairn’ s size expertise business model focused entrepreneurial exploration frontier country Cairn reviewing policy management practices Alternative energy important recognize global demand fossil fuels predicted increase 50% 2025 Cairn does consider growth alternative energy significant risk oil gas exploration production business short term Possible current and/or future financial effects rising regulatory competitive public pressure reduce emissions demands associated financial risks lead changes oil gas industry short term Cairn anticipates increased financial impacts • Higher Insurance premiums and/or policy exclusions• Possible increased costs associated emissions reductionsLonger term risks future regulatory frameworks include • Mandatory emission trading schemes• Emission reduction technologies e g carbon capture storage (CCS)• Retrofitting existing equipment• Participation carbon markets purchasing carbon credits• Carbon taxes• Competitive disadvantage lack experience carbon trading/marketCurrent development treaty succeed Kyoto protocol signal intent United Nations Framework Convention Climate Change (UNFCCC) regulate GHG emissions carbon intensity targets uncertainty measures means financial impact project facility designs accurately measured time

 
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4 Regulatory Opportunities (CDP6 1(b)(i))
4 1 regulatory requirements climate change present opportunities company
Regulatory requirements present opportunities for my company. 
Cairn strong mandate explore possible new opportunities regular basis Business opportunities generally identified Asset Managers Function Managers Directors desirable opportunities identified rated opportunity matrix axes opportunity matrix urgency importance opportunities reviewed using robust management includes CRMS commercial technical feasibility studies New opportunities generally reviewed monthly International regulation limited Kyoto Protocol uses economic incentives reduce emissions flexible mechanisms reductions achieved protocol location Cairn’ s assets relevant Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) potential CDM projects India Bangladesh small scale high efficiency operations Bangladesh make unfeasible economic viewpoint Discussions Copenhagen December 2009 decide successor Kyoto Protocol future carbon trading markets (e g EU ETS phase III) discussed question 1a(i) primary aim meeting provide international framework emission reduction likely bring opportunities risks Cairn

 
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5 Physical Opportunities (CDP6 1(b)(ii))
5 1 physical changes resulting climate change present opportunities company
Physical changes present opportunities for my company. 
unlikely significant physical opportunities near future Cairn sees potential programmes aiding community adaptation social environmental impacts climate change grassroots level include reducing reliance traditional energy sources relieve pressure natural resources timber charcoal Cairn aims consider programmes future potential opportunity future maybe additional exploration Greenland new areas exposed e able access currently ice covered regions ice retreats

 
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6 Opportunities (CDP6 1(b)(iii))
6 1 Does climate change present opportunities company
Climate change does not present other opportunities for my company. 
opportunities addition discussed previous questions

 
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Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions Accounting, Emissions Intensity, Energy and Trading
7 Reporting Year (CDP6 Q2(a)(ii))
Information respond section “ Greenhouse Gas Protocol Corporate Accounting Reporting Standard (Revised Edition)” developed World Resources Institute World Business Council Sustainable Development (“ GHG Protocol” ) http //www ghgprotocol org/ ISO 14064 1 compatible GHG Protocol number regional/national programme protocols information http //www ghgprotocol org/ use guidance button provide CDP responses questions 7 8 9 10 1 10 2 11 1 11 2 years prior current reporting year time answered CDP information request work backwards current reporting year enter data oldest reporting period Questions 10 1 10 2 11 1 11 2 subsequent webpages dates answer question 7 carried forwards automatically populate webpages
7 1 state start date end date year reporting GHG emissions
Start date 01 January 2008End date 31 December 2008Financial accounting year 01 January 2008

 
8 Reporting Boundary (CDP6 Q2(a)(i)) 8 1 indicate category describes company entities group Scope 1 Scope 2 GHG emissions reported
Companies over which operational control is exercised. 

 
8 2 state parts business sources GHG emissions excluded reporting boundary
Companies Cairn does exercise non operational control Cairn Energy plc arms 90% owned subsidiary Capricorn Energy Limited 65% holding Cairn India listed Bombay stock exchange (BSE) National Stock Exchange India (NSE) Cairn India submitting results cover

 
9 Methodology (CDP6 Q2(a)(iii)) 9 1 process used company calculate Scope 1 Scope 2 GHG emissions including standard protocol methodology used collect activity data calculate Scope 1 Scope 2 GHG emissions provide answer text box addition description relevant select methodology list published methodologies aid automated analysis data
calculations based guidelines developed ‘ Oil Industry International Exploration & Production Forum’ (OGP) “ Methods Estimating Atmospheric Emission E & P Operations – September 1994” methodology developed involves tiered approach compiling atmospheric emissions data methods range estimates based production rates (Tier One) measurement individual stack emissions (Tier Five) e increasing levels sophistication Tier Gas oil production data factorised regional basis preliminary estimate emissionsTier Factorises fuel consumption quantity gas vented flaredTier Application emission factors generic pieces equipment e g gas turbinesTier Application equipment specific emission factors operational data load variationsTier Emission data derived direct measurementCairn India adopted ‘ Tier Three’ approach calculating environmental emissions ‘ Tier Three’ requires inventory individual emission sources including estimate components (valves flanges ) hydrocarbon service emission source calculated separately based generic equipment specific factors data requirements include design information equipmentAs Cairn Climate Change Strategy GHG emission calculation methodology adopted shall accordance Compendium Greenhouse Gas Emissions Estimation Methodologies Oil Gas Industry (API 2004)

 
Select methodologies
IPIECA’s Petroleum Industry Guidelines for reporting greenhouse gas emissions, 2003
The Greenhouse Gas Protocol: A Corporate Accounting and Reporting Standard (Revised Edition)
Compendium of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Estimation Methodologies for the Oil and Gas Industry (API, 2004) and Methods for estimating atmospheric emissions from E&P operations (OGP 1994).


 
provide

 
9 2 Details assumptions
Cairn Energy plc arms 90% owned subsidiary Capricorn Energy Limited 65% holding Cairn India listed Bombay stock exchange (BSE) National Stock Exchange India (NSE) Cairn India submitting results cover NOTE Denmark selected country reporting emissions refers Greenland possible select Greenland countries

 
9 3 names links calculation tools used
Methods estimating atmospheric emissions E& P operations (OGP 1994)Compendium Greenhouse Gas Emissions Estimation Methodologies Oil Gas Industry (API 2004)

 
Select calculation tools

 
9 4 global warming potentials applied origin
CO2 – 1 CH4 – 21 N2O – 310 Table 5 1 Petroleum Industry Guidelines Reporting Greenhouse Gas Emissions – IPIECA December 2003 original source IPCC 1996

 
9 5 emission factors applied origin
Fuel DieselCH4 0 00027 0 00014CO2 3 2 3 2NOX 0 059 0 07SOX* 0 08 0 08VOC 0 0024 0 0019N2O 0 00022 0 00022CO2 0 008 0 019* Emission factor calculated based weight fraction sulphur fuelMethods estimating atmospheric emissions E& P Operations Report 2 59 /197 September 1994 Oil Industry International Exploration Production Forum Emissions diesel combustion taken Table 4 10 Tier Estimation Emission Factors Diesel Combustion Equipment tonnes emission / tonne diesel engines Emissions fuel oil combustion taken Table 4 11 Tier Estimation Emission Factors Transportation Fuel Combustion tonnes emission / tonne fuel sea transport

 
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10 Scope 1 Direct GHG Emissions (CDP6 Q2(b)(i))
Instructions question 10 question 11 (following page)When providing answers questions 10 11 deduct offset credits Renewable Energy Certificates net estimated avoided emissions export renewable energy carbon sequestration (including enhanced oil recovery) use goods services Opportunities provide details activities reduce avoid emissions provided information request Carbon dioxide emissions biologically sequestered carbon e g carbon dioxide burning biomass/biofuels reported separately emissions Scopes 1 2 3 relevant report emissions question 15 include nitrous oxide methane emissions biomass/biofuel combustion emissions scopes
answer following questions using Table 1 provide 10 1 Total gross global Scope 1 GHG emissions metric tonnes CO2 ePlease break total gross global Scope 1 emissions 10 2 Country regionPlease provide CDP responses questions 10 1 10 2 years prior current reporting year time answered CDP information request work backwards current reporting year enter data oldest reporting period Table 1 (below) table 5 (Q11 1 11 2) automatically populated dates answer 7 1 Electric utilities report emissions country/region using table question EU3 Table 1 use numbers Use “ Other” option drop menu enter region
Reporting year Q7.1 Start date 01/01/2008
Reporting year Q7.1 End date 31/12/2008
10.1 Total gross global Scope 1 GHG
emissions in metric tonnes CO2-e
29339

10.2 Gross Scope 1 emissions in metric tonnes CO2-e by country or region

Bangladesh 21963
United Kingdom 0
Denmark 7436

 
answer question 10 1 automatically carried forward tables 2 3 add country region answer 10 2 press “ Save” end page tick box total gross global Scope 1 figure (Q10 1) includes emissions transferred outside reporting boundary (as given answer 8 1) report transfers 13 5

 
facilitate better understanding business break total global Scope 1 emissions 10 3 Business divisionand/or10 4 Facility10 3 Business division (only data current reporting year requested)Table 2 use numbers
Business Divisions - Enter names below
Scope 1 Metric tonnes CO2-e
Total gross global Scope 1 GHG emissions in metric tonnes CO2-e - answer to question Q10.1 29339

 
10 4 Facility (only data current reporting year requested)Table 3 use numbers
Facilities - Enter names below
Scope 1 Metric tonnes CO2-e
Total gross global Scope 1 GHG emissions in metric tonnes CO2-e - answer to question Q10.1 29339

 
10 5 break total global Scope 1 GHG emissions metric tonnes gas metric tonnes CO2 e GHG type (Only data current reporting year requested )Table 4 use numbers
Scope 1 GHG Type
Unit
Quantity
CO2 Metric tonnes 20229
CH4 Metric tonnes 60
CH4 Metric tonnes CO2-e 1260
N2O Metric tonnes
N2O Metric tonnes CO2-e
HFCs Metric tonnes
HFCs Metric tonnes CO2-e
PFCs Metric tonnes
PFCs Metric tonnes CO2-e
SF6 Metric tonnes
SF6 Metric tonnes CO2-e

 
10 6 provided information Scope 1 emissions response questions explain reasons plans collecting Scope 1 GHG emissions information future

 
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11 Scope 2 Indirect GHG Emissions (CDP6 Q2(b)(i))
Important note emission factors zero low carbon electricity purchased emissions factor use calculating Scope 2 emissions depends electricity purchase counted calculating grid average emissions factor – supplier Electricity counted calculating grid average emissions factor electricity sourced grid electricity counted calculating grid average emissions factor Scope 2 emissions calculated using grid average emissions factor company purchases electricity zero low carbon electricity tariff Electricity counted calculating grid average emissions factor zero low carbon electricity sourced grid transmitted company electricity counted calculating grid average emissions factor specific method generation used provided certificates quantifying GHG related environmental benefits claimed electricity sold passed separately electricity purchased Click instructions previous page answering question 11
answer following questions using Table 5 provide 11 1 Total gross global Scope 2 GHG emissions metric tonnes CO2 e break total gross global Scope 2 emissions 11 2 Country regionPlease provide CDP responses questions 11 1 11 2 years prior current reporting year time answered CDP information request work backwards current reporting year enter data oldest reporting period Table 5 automatically populated dates gave answer 7 1 Table 5 use numbers Use “ Other” option drop menu enter region
Reporting year Q7.1 Start date 01/01/2008
Reporting year Q7.1 End date 31/12/2008
11.1 Total gross global Scope 2 GHG
emissions in metric tonnes CO2-e
522

11.2 Gross Scope 2 emissions in metric tonnes CO2-e by country or region

Bangladesh 274
United Kingdom 248

 
answer 11 1 automatically carried forward tables 6 7 add country region answer 11 2 press “ Save” end page facilitate better understanding business break total global Scope 2 emissions 11 3 Business divisionand/or11 4 Facility11 3 Business division (only data current reporting year requested)Table 6 use numbers
Business Divisions - Enter names below
Scope 2 Metric tonnes CO2-e
Total gross global Scope 2 GHG emissions in metric tonnes CO2-e - answer to question Q11.1 522

 
11 4 Facility (only data current reporting year requested)Table 7 use numbers
Facilities - Enter names below
Scope 2 Metric tonnes CO2-e
Total gross global Scope 2 GHG emissions in metric tonnes CO2-e - answer to question Q11.1 522

 
11 5 provided information Scope 2 emissions response questions explain reasons plans collecting Scope 2 GHG emissions information future

 
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12 Contractual Arrangements Supporting Particular Types Electricity Generation (CDP6 Q2(b)(i) Guidance)
12 1 consider grid average factor used report Scope 2 emissions question 11 does reflect contractual arrangements electricity suppliers (for example purchase electricity using zero low carbon electricity tariff) calculate report contractual Scope 2 figure response question showing origin alternative emission factor information tariff
applicable – contractual arrangements

 
12 2 retire certificates (eg Renewable Energy Certificates) associated zero low carbon electricity provide details
Cairn did retire certificates

 
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13 Scope 3 Indirect GHG Emissions (CDP6 Q2(c))
following categories main sources emissions Report emissions metric tonnes CO2 e state methodology assumptions calculation tools databases emission factors (including sources) global warming potentials (including sources) used calculating emissions Notes question 13When providing answers question 13 deduct offset credits Renewable Energy Certificates net estimated avoided emissions export renewable energy carbon sequestration (including enhanced oil recovery) use goods services Opportunities provide details activities reduce avoid emissions provided information request Carbon dioxide emissions biologically sequestered carbon e g carbon dioxide burning biomass/biofuels reported separately emissions Scopes 1 2 3 relevant report emissions question 15 include nitrous oxide methane emissions biomass/biofuel combustion emissions scopes
13 1 Employee business travelDescribe main sources emissions
business travel

 
Emissions metric tonnes CO2 e
216 502 CO2e metric tonnes

 
State methodology assumptions calculation tools databases emission factors (including sources) global warming potentials (including sources) used calculating emissions
Currently Cairn reports business travel DEFRA “ 2008 Guidelines Defra’ s GHG Conversion Factors Methodology Paper forTransport Emission Factors” 2008Ave distance long haul flight = 6482kmMedium haul (this based ave flight time 5 hours) = 4630kmShort haul = 1108kmKgCO2/kmlong haul = 0 1056medium haul = 0 1304short haul = 0 1580

 
13 2 External distribution/logisticsDescribe main sources emissions
present collect data regard employee business travel currently considering assessing significance potential Scope 3 sources

 
Emissions metric tonnes CO2 e

 
State methodology assumptions calculation tools databases emission factors (including sources) global warming potentials (including sources) used calculating emissions

 
13 3 Use/disposal company’ s products servicesFor auto manufacture auto component companies – refer additional questions sectors completing question 13 3 main sources emissions
applicable

 
Emissions metric tonnes CO2 e

 
State methodology assumptions calculation tools databases emission factors (including sources) global warming potentials (including sources) used calculating emissions

 
13 4 Company supply chainDescribe main sources emissions
applicable

 
Emissions metric tonnes CO2 e

 
State methodology assumptions calculation tools databases emission factors (including sources) global warming potentials (including sources) used calculating emissions

 
13 5 OtherIf reporting emissions fall categories categorise transferred emissions non transferred emissions (please guidance explanation terms) report transfers input fields non transfers input fields TransfersDescribe main sources emissions
applicable

 
TransfersReport emissions metric tonnes CO2 e

 
TransfersState methodology assumptions calculation tools databases emission factors (including sources) global warming potentials (including sources) used calculating emissions

 
Non transfersDescribe main sources emissions

 
Non transfersReport emissions metric tonnes CO2 e

 
Non transfersState methodology assumptions calculation tools databases emission factors (including sources) global warming potentials (including sources) used calculating emissions

 
13 6 provided information categories Scope 3 GHG emissions response questions explain reasons plans collecting Scope 3 indirect emissions information future
applicable

 
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14 Emissions Avoided Use Goods Services (New CDP 2009)
14 1 goods and/or services enable GHG emissions avoided party provide details including estimated avoided emissions anticipated timescale emissions avoided methodology assumptions emission factors (including sources) global warming potentials (including sources) used estimations
applicable

 
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15 Carbon Dioxide Emissions Biologically Sequestered Carbon (New CDP 2009)
example carbon dioxide burning biomass/biofuels

 
15 1 provide total global carbon dioxide emissions metric tonnes CO2 biologically sequestered carbon Emissions metric tonnes CO2 use numbers
0

 
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16 Emissions Intensity (CDP6 Q3(b))
16 1 supply financial emissions intensity measurement reporting year combined Scope 1 2 emissions measurement
use financial emissions intensity measurement

 
16 1 1 units example units metric tonnes CO2 e million Yen turnover metric tonnes CO2 e US$ profit metric tonnes CO2 e thousand Euros turnover
0

 
16 1 2 resulting figure Use decimal point necessary use “ ” “ ” e write 15 6 15 6
0

 
16 2 supply activity related intensity measurement reporting year combined Scope 1 2 emissions measurement
Tonnes CO2 e thousand tonnes hydrocarbon production

 
16 2 1 units e g metric tonnes CO2 e metric tonne output service sector businesses unit service provided
Tonnes CO2 e thousand tonnes hydrocarbon production

 
16 2 2 resulting figure Use decimal point necessary use “ ” “ ” e write 15 6 15 6
23

 
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17 Emissions History (CDP6 Q2(f))
17 1 emissions reporting year vary significantly compared previous years
Yes 
emissions vary year year exploration activities example overall tonnes CO2e decreased 2007 2008 decreased exploration activity Bangladesh 2008 changes emissions Capricorn reported – Cairn India report theirs separately total direct GHG emissions Capricorn 60 080 tonnes CO2e 2007 29 339 tonnes CO2e 2008 decrease ~51% emissions

 
answer 17 1 Yes 17 1 1 Estimate percentage emissions vary compared previous reporting year box accept numerical answers containing decimal point use " " " " e write 10 6 10 6
51 %

 
emissions increased decreased
Decreased 

 
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18 External Verification/Assurance (CDP6 Q2(d))
18 1 information reported response questions 10 – 15 externally verified/assured
Yes, it has been externally verified/assured in whole or in part.(Please continue with questions 18.2 to 18.5) 

 
aid automated analysis responses select responses tick boxes use text box provided tick boxes menu options appropriate

 
18 2 State scope/boundary emissions included verification/assurance exercise
Scope 1 Q10.1
Scope 2 Q11.1


 
use text box scope/boundary emissions included verification/assurance exercise tick box menu options applicable
Yes externally verified ERM Cairn’ s 2008 Corporate Responsibility Report (CRR) Data energy consumption direct GHG emissions subject external assurance ERM assurance 2008 CRR

 
18 3 State level assurance (eg reasonable limited) given
Moderate Level Assurance given

 
18 4 Provide copy verification/assurance statement attach copy/copies

Download attachment
 
18 5 Specify standard information verified/assured
GRI G3 Level C requirements

 
18 6 information provided response questions 10 15 verified state plans GHG emissions accounting information externally verified/assured future

 
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19 Data Accuracy (CDP6 Q2(e) – New wording CDP 2009)
19 1 main sources uncertainty data gathering handling calculations e g data gaps assumptions extrapolation metering/measurement inaccuracies gather emissions data select emissions data gathered proceed question 20
Emission data is gathered. 
utilize web based database reporting environmental performance indicators Data entered site country level Data reviewed approved levels check data accuracy merged main database Data entry review approval recorded database retrievable audit process probability uncertainty inaccuracy greatly reduced uncertainties reduced analysing trends quarter end year cases data provided party example seismic data acquisition energy air emission data provided inaccuracies Cairn account Cairn provides detailed plan party contractors works closely ensure data collect accurate possible Cairn utilizes Tier 3 OGP methodology based emissions factors Inherent uncertainty comes type methodology uncertainty reduced using direct measures

 
19 2 uncertainties affect accuracy reported data percentage terms estimated standard deviation
main source uncertainty affecting accuracy reported data inherent uncertainty associated use emission factors uncertainty emission factors known data handling processing uncertainties likely minimal Cairn provides detailed plan party contractors works closely ensure data collect accurate possible possible estimate uncertainties associated party contractors minimal process Cairn place

 
19 3 Does company report GHG emissions mandatory voluntary scheme (other CDP) requires accuracy assessment
Yes (Please answer the following questions - 19.3.1, 19.3.2). 

 
19 3 1 provide scheme
Other 
2008 International Association Oil Gas Producers (OGP) Environmental Performance E& P industry

 
19 3 2 provide accuracy assessment GHG emissions reported scheme report delivered
data provided 2008 OGP data provided CDP CRR data verified assured ERM

 
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20 Energy Fuel Requirements Costs (New CDP 2009)
provide following information reporting year Cost purchased energy
20 1 total cost electricity heat steam cooling purchased company
92295

 
Select currency
United States dollar

 
20 1 1 break costs individual energy type Table 8 “ Cost” column accept text use numbers
Energy type
Cost
Currency
 Electricity 92295 United States dollar
 Heat United States dollar
 Steam United States dollar
 Cooling United States dollar

 
Cost purchased fuel20 2 total cost fuel purchased company mobile stationary combustion
1906697

 
Select currency
United States dollar

 
20 2 1 breakdown costs individual fuel type Table 9 cost column accept text use numbers
Mobile combustion fuels
Cost
Currency
Diesel 1844837 United States dollar
Gasoline / petrol 61860 United States dollar

 
Stationary combustion fuels
Cost
Currency

 
Energy fuel inputsThe following questions designed establish company’ s requirements energy fuel (inputs) note MWh preferred unit answers helps comparability analysis usually associated electricity equally used represent energy content fuels (see CDP2009 Reporting Guidance information conversions MWh) Purchased energy input20 3 company’ s total consumption purchased energy MWh use numbers
912 MWh

 
Purchased self produced fuel input20 4 company’ s total consumption MWh fuels stationary combustion includes purchased fuels biomass self produced fuels relevant use numbers
0 MWh

 
answering question used Higher Heating Values (also known Gross Calorific Values) Lower Heating Values (also known Net Calorific Values) state used calculating answers

 
20 4 1 break total consumption fuels reported answer question 20 4 individual fuel type MWh Table 10 use numbers
Stationary combustion fuels
MWh

 
Energy outputIn question ask information energy MWh generated company fuel uses Comparing energy contained fuel combustion (question 20 4) energy available use combustion indication efficiency combustion processes taking industry sector account 20 5 total energy generated MWh fuels reported question 20 4 use numbers
0 MWh

 
20 6 total MWh renewable energy excluding biomass self generated company use numbers
0 MWh

 
Energy exportsThis question companies export energy surplus requirements example company use electricity combined heat power plant export heat organisation 20 7 percentage energy reported response question 20 5 exported/sold company grid parties use numbers
0 %

 
20 8 percentage renewable energy reported response question 20 6 exported/sold company grid parties use numbers
0 %

 
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21 EU Emissions Trading Scheme (CDP6 Q2(g)(i) – New wording CDP 2009)
Electric utilities report allowances emissions using table question EU5 21 1 Does company operate ownership facilities covered EU Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS)
No (Please go to question 22.) 

 
details 21 2 allowances allocated free year Phase II facilities operate (Even wholly facilities number allowances) Table 11 use numbers
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
Free allowances metric tonnes CO2

 
21 3 total allowances purchased national auctioning processes period 1 January 2008 31 December 2008 facilities operate (Even wholly facilities total allowances purchased auctions facilities period) Total allowances purchased auction

 
21 4 total CO2 emissions 1 January 2008 31 December 2008 facilities operate (Even wholly facilities total emissions period )Total emissions metric tonnes

 
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22 Emissions Trading (CDP6 Q2(g)(ii) New wording CDP 2009)
Electric utilities read EU6 answering questions
22 1 provide details emissions trading schemes EU ETS company participates likely participate years
We do not participate or anticipate participating in any trading schemes within the next two years. (Please go to question 22.3)  

 
22 2 overall strategy complying schemes required elected participate including EU ETS

 
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22 Carbon credits
22 3 purchased project based carbon credits
No. (Please go to question 22.5) 

 
indicate credits meet following commitments

 
22 4 Provide details including type unit volume vintage purchased standard/scheme credits verified issued retired (where applicable)

 
22 5 involved origination project based carbon credits
No. (Please go to question 22.7) 

 
22 6 provide details including • role project(s) • locations technologies involved • standard/scheme projects being/have developed • emissions reductions validated verified • annual volumes generated/projected carbon credits • Retirement method used compliance offsetting

 
22 7 involved trading allowances EU ETS and/or project based carbon credits separate business activity direct support business activity investment fund management provision offsetting services
No. (Please go to question 23) 

 
22 8 provide details role performed

 
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Performance
23 Reduction plans & goals (CDP6 Q3(a))
23 1 Does company GHG emissions and/or energy reduction plan place
Yes. (Please go to question 23.3) 

 
23 2 explain aid automated analysis responses select response options using text box just use text box provided options appropriate
In process of being defined 

 
menu options appropriate answer question using text box

 
Goal setting23 3 emissions and/or energy reduction target(s)
Yes. (Please answer the following questions) 

 
23 4 baseline year target(s)
2008 2009

 
23 5 emissions and/or energy reduction target(s)
emissions target 2008 2009 production assets 39 tonnes CO2e better strive emissions quartile benchmarked International Association Oil Gas Producers (OGP) recognized harder maintain GHG emission reductions producing fields mature

 
23 6 sources activities target(s) applies
Production assets Bangladesh

 
23 7 period/timescale does target(s) extend
applied assets past 2009

 
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implemented initiatives reduce CH4 GHG emissions achieved implementation installation high efficiency flares stage compression facilities improved plant operations attempting reduce energy consumption energy saving measures office settings

 
23 GHG emissions energy reduction activities
23 8 activities undertaking planning undertake reduce emissions/energy use
implemented initiatives reduce CH4 GHG emissions achieved implementation installation high efficiency flares stage compression facilities improved plant operations attempting reduce energy consumption energy saving measures office settings reviewing options offset business travel

 
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23 Goal evaluation
23 9 benchmarks key performance indicators use assess progress emissions/energy reduction goals set
Benchmarks International Association Oil Gas Producers (OGP)

 
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23 Goal achievement
23 10 emissions reductions energy savings associated cost savings achieved date result plan and/or activities described state methodology data sources used calculating reductions savings
identifiable cost savings

 
23 11 investment required achieve emissions reductions energy savings targets carry activities listed response question 23 8 period investment Table 13 “ Investment number” column accept text use numbers
Emission reduction target/energy saving target or activity
Investment number
Investment currency
Timescale

 
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specific investment required

 
23 Goal planning & investment
Electric utilities read table question EU3 giving details forecasted emissions
23 12 investment required achieve future targets set reduction plan carry activities listed response question 23 8 period expect payback investment Table 14 “ Number” column accept text use numbers
Plan or action
Investment number
Investment currency
Payback
Forecasts annual basis forward year Emissions estimated based historic data proposed work plan production forecast Currently activities appear similar past anticipate changes current plan

 
23 13 estimate company’ s future Scope 1 Scope 2 emissions years main territories regions operate provide qualitative explanation expected changes impact future GHG emissions possible use table 15 structure answer question alternatively use text box
[NOT POSSIBLE TABLE]The nature industry activities makes difficult predict emissions 5 years

 
Scope 1 forecasted emissions Table 15 following units

 
Scope 2 forecasted emissions Table 15 following units

 
Table 15 “ Scope” columns accept text use numbers Type territory region giving data press “ Add Territory/Region” giving global figure instead separate figures regions territories write “ global” box labelled “ Enter territory region” Click sample table
Future reporting years:
End date for year end DD/MM/YYYY
Emission forecasts
Scope 1
Scope 2
Scope 1
Scope 2
Scope 1
Scope 2
Scope 1
Scope 2
Scope 1
Scope 2

 
23 14 estimate company’ s future energy use years main territories regions operate provide qualitative explanation expected changes impact future GHG emissions possible use table 16 structure answer question alternatively use text box
[NOT POSSIBLE TABLE]The nature industry activities makes difficult predict emissions 5 years

 
Table 16 use numbers Type territory region giving data description data giving e g electricity consumption press “ Add Row” giving global figure instead separate figures regions territories use word “ global” table accept different types units e g units volume mass Click sample table
Future reporting years:
End date for year end DD/MM/YYYY
Energy use estimates for territory/region
Number
Units
Number
Units
Number
Units
Number
Units
Number
Units

 
23 15 explain methodology used estimations assumptions
Forecasts annual basis forward year Emissions estimated based historic data proposed work plan production forecast Currently activities appear similar past anticipate changes current plan

 
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24 Planning (CDP6 Q3(c))
24 1 factor cost future emissions capital expenditures impact estimated costs investment decisions
Forecasts annual basis forward year

 
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Governance
25 Responsibility (CDP6 Q4(a))
25 1 Does Board Committee executive body overall responsibility climate change

 
25 2 state overall responsibility climate change managed indicate highest level company responsibility climate change

 
25 3 Board Committee executive body overall responsibility climate change
Executive Board

 
25 4 mechanism Board executive body reviews company’ s progress status regarding climate change
Dr Mike Watts Deputy Chief Executive New Business Director holds overall responsibility Climate Change issues Group CR Committee Executive Directors Group Functional Managers place 2003 meets regularly inform Board general management strategy CR policy Group CR performance including climate change KPIs reported board papers quarterly basis

 
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26 Individual Performance (CDP6 Q4(b))
26 1 provide incentives individual management climate change issues including attainment GHG targets
No. (Please go to question 27.1) 

 
26 2 incentives linked monetary rewards

 
26 3 entitled benefit incentives

 
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27 Communications (CDP6 Q4(c))
27 1 publish information risks opportunities presented company climate change details emissions plans reduce emissions
Yes

 
indicate following apply provide details and/or link documents copy relevant excerpt 27 2 company’ s Annual Report mainstream filings
Yes 
publish annual CR reports located www cairnenergy com

 
27 3 Voluntary communications (other CDP) Corporate Social Responsibility reporting
Yes 
OGP www ogp uk

 
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28 Public Policy (CDP6 Q4(d))
28 1 engage policymakers possible responses climate change including taxation regulation carbon trading
No 

 
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Cairn member OGP engage issues behalf members

 
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