What are Scope 1, 2 and 3 Emissions?
Scope 1, 2 and 3 are a way of categorising the different types of emissions that a company emits - directly and indirectly within their own operations and supply chain.
Scope 1 - covers direct Green House Gas (GHG) emissions that a company makes.
Scope 2 - covers indirect emissions from the generation of purchased electricity, steam, heating and cooling.
Scope 3 - This is where it gets a little difficult. Scope 3 emissions include all of the emissions not produced by the company itself, but these emissions indirectly impact the company's value chain.
Why do businesses need to measure their emissions
Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions
How can my businesses measure it's emissions?
Our team of energy experts can help you measure your emissions and find solutions to lower your carbon impact. Contact us to enquire about our complimentary Energy Transition report for your business.
What is ESOS?
The Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) is a mandatory energy assessment scheme introduced by the government for large organisations in the UK. Under this scheme, organisations are required to assess their energy usage every 4 years and find ways to reduce their energy consumption.
Does ESOS impact my organisation?
Your company or organisation must comply with ESOS if:
How can our experts help you?
Our team of energy experts can help you implement a range of energy efficiency and cost cutting opportunities that will help your organisation save energy and cost in the long term.