Almost 30,000 companies, worth US$24.5 trillion, failed to respond to environmental disclosure requests from the organisation.

CDP report finds 29,500 companies ignoring environmental disclosure

A new report from CDP, a charity that sets the ‘gold standards’ for global disclosure systems, found almost 30,000 companies, worth US$24.5 trillion, failed...
New round of IETF funding opens to help industrial businesses decarbonise

New round of IETF funding opens to help industrial businesses decarbonise

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has opened the application window for Phase 2 of the Industrial Energy Transformation Fund (IETF). Phase...
Energy Bill Relief Scheme

Energy planning: beyond the Energy Bill Relief Scheme

The Energy Bill Relief Scheme (EBRS), announced in September 2022, offers essential support for non-domestic energy customers. Before the scheme came in, there were...
Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng

Mini-Budget: energy efficiency and demand reduction lacking in Chancellor’s plan for growth

The new Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng delivered his first “mini-budget” today, setting out a raft of tax cuts and high borrowing that he hopes will...
Here's our short guide to the Energy Bill Relief Scheme: government financial support to help organisations with soaring energy costs.

The Energy Bill Relief Scheme: A guide for businesses

This post was updated on 4th October 2022 to include detailed of the maximum discount, which has been set at £345/MWh for electricity and...
Energy UK has written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, setting out proposals for cutting the cost of energy for businesses and households.

Energy UK urges government to cut business energy bills through government-backed loans

A leading energy trade association has written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, setting out proposals for cutting the cost of energy for businesses...

Spring Statement: business rates exemptions for low-carbon equipment and VAT relief for home retrofit

As households and businesses feel the squeeze from the cost-of-living crisis, the spotlight was firmly on the Chancellor today to ease the mounting pressure...

Reporting transport energy consumption: getting started

Many businesses need to report on their transport energy consumption because of mandatory schemes such as the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) and Streamlined Energy and Carbon...
Which new net zero actions are on the horizon and likely to become compulsory for businesses in the near future?

Which net zero actions are likely to become mandatory for businesses?

Which net zero actions are likely to become mandatory for businesses? In the wake of COP26, there is increasing focus on how the UK will...

Action on six key climate issues will keep Paris Agreement alive, says new report

Action on six key climate issues will keep Paris Agreement alive, says new report The actions nations and companies could take during over the next...

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