Category Archives: Auditing

Viewopoints on environmental auditing & the impact of certification / accreditation on business

Revised ESOS guidance published


Need the latest guidance on compliance with the ESOS Regulation… Then this is the right place. The United Kingdom’s Environment Agencies have revised their guidance on how to comply with the requirements of the ESOS (Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme) for Phase … Continue reading

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UK Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting Guidance published


New guidance has been published by the UK Government designed to help companies and limited liability partnerships in complying with the Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) regulations. Additionally, the guidance can help any organisation with voluntary reporting on a … Continue reading

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UK Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting Regulations published


Quoted companies, large unquoted companies & large Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs) should note the publication of the Companies (Directors’ Report) and Limited Liability Partnerships (Energy and Carbon Report) Regulations 2018. Although, the new Regulations were published earlier on 6 November … Continue reading

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ISO 14064-1:2018 on GHG Reporting published


An update to ISO 14064-1 dealing with the specification with guidance at the organization level for quantification and reporting of greenhouse gas emissions and removals has been published on 18 December 2018. This second edition cancels and replaces the first … Continue reading

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Are you missing out on your ESOS compliance?


Are you missing out on your ESOS compliance? It is not the most traditional thought on New Years Eve but 31 December 2018 has a special significance. You must take part in ESOS (Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme) if your organisation … Continue reading

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Final ISO 14001:2015 Transition Rate


As reporting in previous posts (How is the ISO 14001:2015 Transition going?, Time to make your ISO 14001:2015 Transition, The Sands of Time run out of ISO 14001:2015 Transition & Has ISO 14001:2015 stalled?), there has been considerable concern that the transition to ISO 14001:2015 may … Continue reading

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ISO 50001:2018 Transition


As reported in earlier posts (ISO 50001:2018 for Energy Management Systems published & UKAS Technical Bulletin – Imminent Publication of ISO 50001: 2018 published), ISO 5001:2018 has been published (21 August 2018). What are the implications on organisations holding existing ISO 50001:2011 … Continue reading

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