Short list of top five carbon management IT providers

The companies named in the industry short list were: SAP, ESS, Enviance, IHS, and Logica.

"This is a relatively new application space, so this is the first time we have done this analysis on carbon management," says Jill Feblowitz, practice director of business technology for Energy Insights and author of the report.

Companies involved with carbon management initiatives use the IT software to track and report direct or indirect greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions such as carbon dioxide (CO2), met