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Code of Practice for Grid-connected Solar Photovoltaic SystemsCode of Practice for Grid-connected Solar Photovoltaic Systems

IET
Created 2 months ago
This Code of Practice sets out the requirements for the design, specification, installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) systems installed in the UK. It is aimed at ensuring safe, effective and competently installed solar PV systems. This Code of Practice will provide the information required to ensure that a solar PV system is designed, installed and operated to comply with relevan...This Code of Practice sets out the requirements for the design, specification, installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) systems installed in the UK. It is aimed at ...

APSE – You’ve Declared a Climate Emergency… What Next? (2020)APSE – You’ve Declared a Climate Emergency… What Next? (2020)

APSE Energy
Updated 3 months ago
Purpose: The Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) have carried out research and released guidance for local authorities that have declared a climate emergency on the actions they would need to take. The main findings they found are: Informed by scientific evidence, the contribution of local reductions in emissions can be significant and should be actioned as soon as possible. A cut today is better than the same cut ...Purpose: The Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) have carried out research and released guidance for local authorities that have declared a climate emergency on the actions they would need to take. The main...

Energy across the authority 2018Energy across the authority 2018

APSE Energy
Updated 3 months ago
This publication will highlight just a small number of the many and varied projects undertaken across the council estate, and sometimes wider, and the benefits which have resulted.This publication will highlight just a small number of the many and varied projects undertaken across the council estate, and sometimes wider, and the benefits which have resulted.

Energy across the authority 2019Energy across the authority 2019

APSE Energy
Updated 3 months ago
This publication highlights 8 case studies from across the UK which detail the approach taken to address a range of problems for the benefit of local communities and economies. It includes examples of energy companies, electrification of the fleet, geothermal, work with schools, street lighting air quality and more. The lessons to be learnt are not specific to the examples – there is much to be gleaned which can be applied to other circ...This publication highlights 8 case studies from across the UK which detail the approach taken to address a range of problems for the benefit of local communities and economies. It includes examples of energy companies, e...

Energy Across the AuthorityEnergy Across the Authority

APSE Energy
Updated 3 months ago
APSE Energy will be working on a research project to explore the breadth of opportunity for councils to engage in the energy agenda. It will focus on how they can use the range of assets that each council owns. The intention is to help officers and councillors understand the variety of energy possibilities which exist across the local authority estate and the benefits that can be realised. It will also highlight work already completed a...APSE Energy will be working on a research project to explore the breadth of opportunity for councils to engage in the energy agenda. It will focus on how they can use the range of assets that each council owns. The inten...

Funding the Public SectorFunding the Public Sector

Salix
Updated 3 months ago
Our purpose is to provide funding and expert support to our partners, enabling and inspiring local and national climate action in the transition towards a low-carbon future We run a number of funding schemes dedicated to enabling the public sector to reduce their carbon emissions in line with the UK's target to become net-zero by 2050.  These schemes are funded by the Department for Business Energy & Industrial Strategy, The Scottish Go...Our purpose is to provide funding and expert support to our partners, enabling and inspiring local and national climate action in the transition towards a low-carbon future We run a number of funding schemes dedicated to...

Common Energy DatasetsCommon Energy Datasets

Energy Systems Catapult
Updated 3 months ago
As part of the ERIS programme we are looking to understand where projects need access and knowledge of common datasets and services that will help to unlock the potential of the smart local energy systems. The Catapult has previously reported on how the existing energy system and organisations are fragmented, how few examples of centralised data repositories or co-ordinated exchange methods exist and how important it is for innovators t...As part of the ERIS programme we are looking to understand where projects need access and knowledge of common datasets and services that will help to unlock the potential of the smart local energy systems. The Catapult h...
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Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting TaxonomyStreamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting Taxonomy

Financial Reporting Council
Updated 3 months ago
The Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) taxonomy allows businesses to report their energy and carbon data when they file digital accounts with Companies House. The taxonomy has been developed by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) in collaboration with Companies House and the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and enables businesses to report information in XBRL format. Many companies already subm...The Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) taxonomy allows businesses to report their energy and carbon data when they file digital accounts with Companies House. The taxonomy has been developed by the Financial ...

UK GBC – Net Zero Carbon Buildings: A Framework Definition (2019)UK GBC – Net Zero Carbon Buildings: A Framework Definition (2019)

UK Green Buiilding Council
Updated 3 months ago
Purpose: The UK Green Building Council (UK GBC) have produced a report on a framework for a net zero carbon built environment, developed by businesses, non-profit organisations and trade associations. The framework consists of key principles and metrics that can be integrated into policy and utilised as a tool by businesses to contribute towards achieving a zero carbon built environment. The framework follows five key steps: establishin...Purpose: The UK Green Building Council (UK GBC) have produced a report on a framework for a net zero carbon built environment, developed by businesses, non-profit organisations and trade associations. The framework consi...

Local Climate BondsLocal Climate Bonds

Green Finance Institute
Created 3 months ago
Local Climate Bonds have the potential to raise millions of pounds for green projects in the UK. They are finance products launched by Councils to access cost-effective funding for specific decarbonisation projects, offering local people an opportunity to invest in their area in a way similar to crowdfunding and to make a return from doing so.Local Climate Bonds have the potential to raise millions of pounds for green projects in the UK. They are finance products launched by Councils to access cost-effective funding for specific decarbonisation projects, offe...