Environmental Legislation

Monitoring and reducing CO2 emissions in line with environmental legislation is now a mandate for many UK companies.

Under this legislation, organisations may be required to:

  • Pay penalties for high CO2 emissions, on top of energy costs.
  • Report CO2 emissions, requiring increased administration.
  • Deal with negative publicity when CO2 performance is made public.

Key environmental legislation includes:

However, environmental legislation can also represent an opportunity to run a more efficient, low-carbon site.

There are simple ways to reduce your organisation’s burden under environmental legislation: