Category Archives: Business Benefits

Latest and developing issues where businesses can benefit from an environmental management system

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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Final ISO 14001:2015 Transition Deadline (15 March 2019)


A simple reminder that there is one month to go before the end of the final deadline for the transition of existing ISO 14001:2004 certificates to the new ISO 14001:2015. Any organisation, who has had a transition audit with nonconformities … 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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UK Environmental Standards in a No-Deal Brexit


The UK Government has issued a Technical Notice, which offers guidance for continued planning in the event of no deal designed to minimise disruption and ensure a smooth and orderly exit. The UK government has maintained a commitment to maintaining … Continue reading

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Transition Period for ISO 14064-1:2018


Now that ISO 14064-1:2018 has been published (Publication Date: 18 December 2018), it is important to consider how your organisation is going to make the transition to the revised International Standard as it replaces ISO 14064-1:2006. As you will be … 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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