Climate Change Agreements scheme extension and reforms
12 May 2020
UK Government are seeking views on a proposed extension to the climate change agreements (CCA) scheme, and on potential reforms were there to be a future CCA scheme. The consultation is open until the 1th June. members are invited to send their comments to [email protected] by the 9th of June.
The Climate Change Agreements (CCA) scheme, first established in 2001, serves the dual purpose of making energy and carbon savings through energy-efficiency targets whilst also helping to reduce energy costs in energy-intensive sectors by providing a significant discount to Climate Change Levy (CCL) paid. The targets provide a basis on which organisations can make improvements to the energy-efficiency of their facilities over an 8 year period, ensuring their contribution to UK-wide goals, in return for a discount worth in total an estimated £300m annually on their Climate Change Levy bills.Login to read more