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CRC closes at the end of the 2018-19 compliance year, so what will replace the carbon reduction commitment? Find out here on the SECR Hub.

What will replace the Carbon Reduction Commitment?

What will replace the Carbon Reduction Commitment? As part of the government’s plan to streamline the business energy tax landscape, the CRC closes at the...
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...

ESOS: Can we just fill the form in and send it off to our...

ESOS: Can we just fill the form in and send it off to our Compliance Agency? If you are taking the energy audit route then,...
I’m not sure if I need to comply with ESOS phase 2 as my organisation is close to the qualification threshold – how can I find out?

I’m not sure if I need to comply with ESOS phase 2 as my...

I’m not sure if I need to comply with ESOS phase 2 as my organisation is close to the qualification threshold – how can...

Do I need to report on Scope 3 emissions under SECR?

Do I need to report on Scope 3 emissions under SECR? Reporting on Scope 3 emissions is voluntary for quoted companies, but strongly encouraged. For large...

What is SECR (Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting)?

What is SECR (Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting)? SECR (Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting) is a new Government reporting programme, covering business energy use and...

Do charities have to report on SECR?

Do charities have to report on SECR? If your charity is registered with Companies House and has at least 250 employees or an annual turnover...

How long is an EII exemption certificate valid for?

How long is an EII exemption certificate valid for? If I am successful in obtaining a certificate, how long is it valid for? Certificates will generally...
ESOS: Should I include installations such as CHP in my total energy consumption calculation. Find out here on the Energy Advice Hub.

ESOS: Should I include installations that generate energy, e.g. CHP?

ESOS: Should I include installations that generate energy, e.g. CHP? Large installations generating or using energy should be included in your total energy consumption calculation....
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...

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