Non-domestic buildings account for around 18% of the UK’s total CO2 emissions.

As a result, carbon-reduction is now an issue that affects companies large and small.

The public sector is expected to lead the way by meeting carbon targets, but the private sector is also being held accountable for its carbon impact.

Reducing carbon is a matter of:

  • Law

Legislation has been put in place to meet the government target to reduce emissions by 80% by 2050.

  • Money

Under environmental legislation, many organisations must now pay according to how much carbon they emit.

  • Reputation

Good environmental stewardship is seen as a key reputational driver and a reflection of an organisation’s values.

There are simple ways to reduce your organisation’s carbon impact: