Category Archives: Energy

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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ESOS Newsletter (August 2018)


A 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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UKAS Technical Bulletin – Imminent Publication of ISO 50001: 2018 published


The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) have already posted a Technical Bulletin – Imminent Publication of ISO 50001: 2018 earlier in July 2018 but it is most appropriate to reiterate the contents of this Technical Bulletin following the publication of … Continue reading

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ISO 50001:2018 for Energy Management Systems published


After much development, ISO 50001:2018 has been published (21 August 2018). As you may already be aware, ISO 50001 helps organisations use energy more efficiently and integrate better energy management into business strategy. It does this by outlining how to … 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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Fluorinated Greenhouse Gases (Amendment) Regulations 2018


In a recent UK Consultation, Defra asked for feedback on the subject of Introducing civil penalties for infringements of the Fluorinated Greenhouse Gases Regulation in October 2017. It should be remembered that the civil penalties are part of a package … 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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