Entries by Alison Mungall

The published SECR Guidance – What is new?

The latest  Environmental Reporting Guidelines from the Department of Business Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) were published on 31 January 2019. They include Government guidance on the new Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting framework (SECR) which comes into force from 1 April 2019¹ and replaces CRC. The updated guidance addresses SECR in Chapter 2, but […]

The new energy and carbon reporting framework: will your company be affected?

There are significant changes on the way to how businesses report their energy and carbon emissions. On 18 July 2018, the government confirmed that the the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme will close on 31 March 2019 and be replaced by a new reporting framework, Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) from April 2019. Around 4,000 […]

Is EU policy in line with the Paris Agreement?

A new ranking published by Climate Action Network Europe (CAN Europe) shows that most EU countries are set to miss their carbon reduction pledges made as part of the Paris Agreement. CAN Europe’s report “Off Target”, published on June 2018 states that all EU countries are failing to increase their climate action in line with […]

Download the new CRC Reporting Guide 2018 Edition

Our annual CRC guide has been very popular and I am pleased to introduce our fifth guide for the 2017/18 reporting season. It has been announced by the government that CRC is closing, with the final compliance year being 2018/19. We have therefore decided to simplify and shorten the guide this year, to make it as […]

With 1 year to go, are you ready for CRC’s successor?

[Updated May 2018] Download our CRC Reporting Guide:2018 Edition It seems hard to believe that in a few weeks we will be in the final year of CRC reporting (starting 1 April 2018). As discussed in my blog of 22 February 2018, we know what the government proposes to replace CRC with a streamlined energy and […]

Response to the Streamlined Energy & Carbon Reporting (SECR) Consultation (summarised)

Following on from Alison Mungall’s Blog post: What will replace the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme, and when?  Download our summarised response to the Streamlined Energy & Carbon Reporting (SECR) Consultation At the heart of the government’s proposals is the call from industry for a simplified reporting framework. It is our view that there is currently […]

What will replace the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme, and when?

To download Carbon Credentials Response to the Streamlined Energy & Carbon Reporting (SECR) Consultation scroll to the bottom of the article. CRC participants are well aware that the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme is closing. Businesses will be required to submit their last CRC report by July 2019 and to surrender allowances for the final time […]

Emissions reporting in the public and higher education sectors: last chance to have your say before the consultation closes on 7 December 2017

What is the government proposing for the public and higher education sectors after CRC closes in 2019? Many larger organisations in the public and higher education sectors report their annual emissions from their electricity and gas consumption through the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme, but this is due to close in March 2019. Climate Change Minister […]

What is going to replace the CRC?

[Update May 2018] Check out our latest thoughts on CRC: Check out new CRC REporting Guide:2018 Edition – Download here With 1 year to go, are you ready for CRC’s successor? What will replace the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme, and when? What is going to replace the CRC? [October 2017] Yesterday the Government announced a […]