EcoAct launches first ever open-source carbon calculation to overcome remote working emissions gap

homeworking emissions calculation methodology whitepaper

LONDON, 7th October 2020 – International climate change consultancy EcoAct alongside major corporates today published an open-source methodology for companies that need to calculate the impacts of an increasing number of employees working from home on corporate carbon emissions. The paper, written in collaboration with EcoAct clients NatWest Group and Lloyds Banking Group and following […]

How important is energy management?

How important is energy management

The key stages to managing your energy and why it should be a priority Let’s be honest, energy management is not sexy. It isn’t a big, glamorous, headline-grabbing project which will get you all the plaudits, so what is the point? What benefit will it bring? Well, if your organisation has money to spare, no […]

Webinar 2nd June: NatWest Group and Net Zero

Webinar 2nd June: NatWest Group and Net Zero

Join us for a webinar in partnership with Energy Live News as part of its Future Net Zero online event. We will be joined by NatWest Group who will be discussing their unique journey to Net Zero. We will learn how they progressed from grappling with data and compliance in 2017, to announcing an ambitious […]

ESOS Phase 2: More than just a tick box exercise

ESOS Phase 2: More than just a tick box exercise

Phase 2 of the UK Government’s Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) is now well underway. There are only 7 months until the compliance deadline of 5th December 2019 is upon us.  So if you haven’t started yet, now is the time to ensure you avoid the last minute manic race to compliance that we experienced […]

Time to switch on to ESOS Phase 2

Time to switch on to ESOS Phase 2

The UK Government’s Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) has now entered phase 2. That means the relevant companies are required to be compliant by 5th December 2019. Before you stop reading in the comfort that you have plenty of time, we want to tell you why we’re advising companies that the time to start the […]

How will an effective energy management strategy help reduce emissions?

How will an effective energy management strategy help reduce emissions?

Increasingly companies are looking to set more ambitious targets to become climate neutral, to reduce their carbon impact and to remain competitive with their peers. Targets are great, but once they have been set, emission reduction activities are required to reach the target and maintain momentum. 

How do I make my business more resource efficient AND save money?

How do I make my business more resource efficient AND save money?

Regardless of the recent changes in government and cabinet positions, the UK government has recently put into force binding legislation that pledges to reduce its carbon emissions by 57% from 1990 levels by 2030. These are bold and important targets if we are to meet our Paris COP 21 commitments and keep warming below 2 […]