Microsoft Sustainability Manager concepts

Functional Consultant
Business User
Industry Solutions
Microsoft Cloud for Sustainability

This module describes the solution focus areas for Microsoft Sustainability Manager. You’ll also learn how Sustainability Manager centralizes disparate data in a common data format and enables organizations to record, report, and reduce their emissions and water or waste impact more efficiently.

Learning objectives

In this module, you'll:

  • Learn about the different solution focus areas.
  • Learn about the concepts to set up organization and reference data.
  • Discover how to import data using different data ingestion methods.
  • Build a calculation model and profile.
  • Learn about the concepts of a model, library, and profile and how they interact with each other.
  • Generate quantitative reports to extract emission and activity data.
  • Review out-of-the-box analytics data.
  • Explore how to monitor progress using scorecards and goals.


  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Cloud for Sustainability
  • Knowledge of sustainability terminology