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Power ShiftPower Shift

UK100
Created 13 days ago
The Power Shift report identifies areas where there are gaps in powers and resources needed to support and enable the essential ambitious local action to reach Net Zero nationally. Closing these gaps would amount to the UK’s first truly supportive policy framework and infrastructure to enable local delivery of Net Zero. Incorporating this report’s findings into the Net Zero Strategy would be a key step in the right direction.The Power Shift report identifies areas where there are gaps in powers and resources needed to support and enable the essential ambitious local action to reach Net Zero nationally. Closing these gaps would amount to the ...

ESG reportingESG reporting

Price Waterhouse Coopers
Created 21 days ago
An ESG report is a report published by a company or organization about environmental, social and governance (ESG) impacts. It enables the company to be more transparent about the risks and opportunities it faces. It is a communication tool that plays an important role in convincing sceptical observers that the company’s actions are sincere.An ESG report is a report published by a company or organization about environmental, social and governance (ESG) impacts. It enables the company to be more transparent about the risks and opportunities it faces. It is a...

Hub Guide 4 - Due Diligence in Large-Scale Renewable Energy ProjectsHub Guide 4 - Due Diligence in Large-Scale Renewable Energy Projects

Greater South East Energy hub
Created 3 months ago
This Hub guide is an introduction to assist anyone undertaking due diligence when looking to develop renewable energy generation for larger-scale power projects. Specialist advice should always be sought, and should be appropriate to the nature, scale and complexity of the project.This Hub guide is an introduction to assist anyone undertaking due diligence when looking to develop renewable energy generation for larger-scale power projects. Specialist advice should always be sought, and should be a...

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 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...

CP1: Heat networks: Code of Practice for the UK (2020)CP1: Heat networks: Code of Practice for the UK (2020)

CIBSE
Updated 3 months ago
This second edition of the Code of Practice: Heat networks provides a very significant update to the 2015 version. The previous edition had been highly successful in establishing minimum standards to improve the quality of district heating projects from concept through to operation; it has also had a strong influence on the procurement of heat networks, and underpins much of the Heat Networks Delivery Unit and Heat Networks Investment P...This second edition of the Code of Practice: Heat networks provides a very significant update to the 2015 version. The previous edition had been highly successful in establishing minimum standards to improve the quality ...

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...

NetZero Carbon toolkitNetZero Carbon toolkit

Cotswold District Council
Created 3 months ago
This toolkit has been created to make Net Zero carbon new build and retrofit more accessible. It has been created for building professionals (developers, contractors, architects and engineers) and is also relevant to self -builders, planning officers and other housing professionals. Although it can be used by homeowners, it is aimed at those who already have some knowledge or experience of construction.This toolkit has been created to make Net Zero carbon new build and retrofit more accessible. It has been created for building professionals (developers, contractors, architects and engineers) and is also relevant to sel...

Local Authority Net Zero DashboardsLocal Authority Net Zero Dashboards

Regen
Created 4 months ago
We know that local authorities are going to be key to delivering net zero, working either directly or with other stakeholders to guide and inspire local action on heat, energy and transport. Regen has been working to support local authorities on this journey, such as our recent paper which sets out a major programme to devolve powers and funding on energy – empowering local leaders to tackle the climate emergency We have developed the a...We know that local authorities are going to be key to delivering net zero, working either directly or with other stakeholders to guide and inspire local action on heat, energy and transport. Regen has been working to sup...

Step by step guide to local energyStep by step guide to local energy

Local Energy Hub
Updated 4 months ago
Guidelines on scoping, building a business case, funding, planning and contracts. More aimed towards single projectsGuidelines on scoping, building a business case, funding, planning and contracts. More aimed towards single projects