Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR)
Embracing SECR compliance will unlock the power of data
to disclose carbon
1st April 2019
The Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) framework is a compliance requirement introduced in 2019.
Qualifying companies are now legally required to disclose their energy and carbon emissions from 1st April 2019, covering financial reporting years starting on or after this date.
The first companies who will need to comply will, therefore, be those whose financial year ends on 31st March 2020, with the other qualifying companies closely following suit.
SECR applies to all UK Incorporated quoted companies, and any ‘Large’ unquoted companies and LLPs*
*please note: some exemptions do apply
CARBONXGEN OFFERS 3 SERVICE LEVELS TAILORED TO MEET YOUR BUSINESS OBJECTIVES
An accurate and robust data set will be provided that enables compliance and can be fed into other reporting requirements, allowing a joined up approach
Receive an enhanced data & reporting strategy including options for scope 3 reporting and increased data analysis / Monitoring & Targeting (M&T) to drive improvement over time
Work in partnership to identify and implement energy efficiency reduction measures, whilst building a solid foundation for a Net Zero Carbon strategy
What needs reporting?
Qualifying companies must report on their energy usage, GHG emissions and an intensity metric; disclosing the methodology used to calculate these and importantly, any energy efficiency measures taken during the financial year being reported.
How will it impact your business?
Compliance is often seen as a distraction to business. To unlock its potential you must embrace it.
Companies which fall within the scheme need to ensure that they are collecting the required data with a robust data management system in place to guarantee that the accuracy and transparency required under the regulations is met.
Let us demonstrate the value of a Carbonxgen SECR Strategy, allowing you to focus on your business.
To find out how Carbonxgen can support your business with SECR and its wider compliance, sustainability or Net Zero Carbon objectives, get in touch:
Tel: 01252 87 87 22
Fax: 01252 87 29 60
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