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What is a SECR intensity ratio? Companies complying with SECR must include at least one intensity ratio in their report. Find out here.

What is a Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting intensity ratio?

What is a SECR intensity ratio? Companies complying with Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting must include at least one intensity ratio in their report. An intensity...
Reporting under SECR: The government’s new Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting framework affects over 11,000 organisations in the UK.

Do low energy users need to report under SECR?

Do low energy users need to report under SECR? The government’s new Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting framework affects over 11,000 organisations in the UK....
Do I need to report on renewable energy use under SECR? Find out the answer here, as well as guidance & news for energy challenges.

Do I need to report on renewable energy use under SECR?

Do I need to report on renewable energy use under SECR? While explicit reporting on renewable energy and associated emissions is not a mandatory requirement,...
How should parent companies report on SECR

How should parent companies, their subsidiaries or LLPs report on SECR?

How should parent companies, their subsidiaries or LLPs report on SECR? If you are reporting at group level, you should take into account not only...
What do ESOS lead assessors do? They must review your ESOS assessment to consider whether it meets the requirements of the scheme. This will involve;

What do ESOS lead assessors do?

What do ESOS lead assessors do? Your lead assessor must review your ESOS assessment to consider whether it meets the requirements of the scheme. This will...
My company qualified for ESOS phase 1 – does it automatically qualify for phase 2? Not necessarily... Discover more on the Energy Advice Hub.

My company qualified for ESOS phase 1 – does it automatically qualify for phase...

My company qualified for ESOS phase 1 – does it automatically qualify for phase 2? Not necessarily. The definition of a ‘large undertaking’ quotes balance...

Do I need to appoint a lead assessor for my ESOS audits, or can...

Do I need to appoint a lead assessor for my ESOS audits, or can I do everything in house? You will need to appoint a...

Which large organisations are exempt from SECR?

Which large organisations are exempt from SECR? The public sector and Higher Education organisations (Universities) are exempt from SECR, although may still have other reporting...
What should I keep in my ESOS evidence pack? If your organisation is eligible for ESOS, you must keep an evidence pack. Find out what to include here.

What should I keep in my ESOS evidence pack?

What should I keep in my ESOS evidence pack? If your organisation is eligible for ESOS, you must keep an evidence pack that includes where...

What do we need to do to qualify for ESOS?

What do we need to do to qualify for ESOS? Once you have established that your company is ESOS eligible, there are several routes towards ESOS qualification. 1. ISO50001 - If your...

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