Category Archives: Buildings

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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ESOS Newsletter 1 – February 2019


As a continuing commitment of the United Kingdom’s Environment Agencies to keep ESOS (Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme) stakeholders informed of the regulatory and procedural process, they have published their first newsletter for 2019. The Newsletter published jointly by the Environment … 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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How to develop Water Efficiency KPIs


Within the development of an Environmental Management System (EMS) based on ISO 14001:2015, it is important to develop Environmental Objectives under Clause 6.2 (Environmental objectives and planning to achieve them) and other linked requirements. One, often, neglected type of Environment … Continue reading

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ESOS Newsletter (August 2018)


As part of the Environment Agencies commitment to keep ESOS (Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme stakeholders informed of the regulatory and procedural process, they have published their first newsletter for 2018. The Newsletter published jointly by the Environment Agencies for the … Continue reading

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DRAFT REGULATIONS: The Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme Regulations 2018


The draft Regulations, which apply to Great Britain, revoke and replace The Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme Regulations 2011 (2011 Regulations), which established a renewable heat incentive scheme (the Scheme). These Regulations re-enact the 2011 Regulations with amendments. The premise of … Continue reading

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Private Rented Property “Minimum Standard” Guidance for Landlords


This is a follow-up article on my original blog “Proposed Energy Efficiency Standard for UK rented Properties” way back in April 2015, which covered the UK Government’s proposal for draft legislation under the Energy Act 2011, which established a framework that requires … Continue reading

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