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Mandatory Carbon Reporting – Opportunity for Accountants

In June 2012, the UK coalition government announced the introduction of mandatory carbon reporting. This demands that, as from April 2013, the UK’s largest listed companies must report on their greenhouse gas emissions annually. This requirement is in addition to existing Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) reporting, a mandatory scheme aimed at improving energy efficiency and […]

DECC Consultation The Time is Now

The Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) has invited companies to influence the latest Energy Bill. This consultation period is open until January 31st 2013 and asks for ideas on how the Government can help businesses reduce their energy usage and therefore their cost. Within our latest eBook, DECC Consultation: The Time is Now, we explore what […]

Optimal in the News! Instrumentation

As tension continues to rise over changing government legislations, our MD, Duncan Everett, is once again calling for action! Duncan has written a letter to express his concerns over the government’s approach to energy targets and it has been featured on Instrumentation, part of Connected Industry. Instrumentation covers all aspects of control, instrumentation, test and […]

Optimal Monitoring in the News! EDIE

Deadlines are looming… Not for completing Christmas shopping, but for companies to reach their targets for green legislation and energy management. Corporate sustainability magazine, EDIE (Environmental Data Interactive Exchange), which is read by over 140,000 subscribers, requested an article from Duncan on how the UK government, especially now that there is a new Energy Minister, has to […]