For the purposes of this Regulation, the following definitions shall apply:
"greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions" means greenhouse gas emissions as defined in Article 3, point (1), of Regulation (EU) 2018/842 of the European Parliament and of the Council;
"absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions" means tonnes of CO2 equivalent, as defined in Article 2, point (7), of Regulation (EU) No 517/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council;
"greenhouse gas (GHG) intensity" means absolute GHG emissions divided by millions of euros in enterprise value including cash;
"enterprise value including cash" or "EVIC" means the sum, at fiscal year-end, of the market capitalisation of ordinary shares, the market capitalization of preferred shares, and the book value of total debt and non-controlling interests, without the deduction of cash or cash equivalents;
"investable universe" means the set of all investable instruments in a given asset class or group of asset classes;
"base year" means the first of a series of years in a benchmark.