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  • Published: May 3rd, 2011
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Policy uncertainty puts UK at risk of missing carbon targets

New report warns the government must set a clear policy direction to attract the investment needed for a low carbon economy.

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  • Published: Apr 12th, 2011
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Greenstone Folds ICT Footprinting Into Carbon Management Software

LONDON, United Kingdom The growing trend toward using IT for sustainability took a slightly recursive loop this week as Greenstone Carbon Management unveiled the latest version of its Acco2unt carbon management software.

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Npower Reveals Nearly Half of Businesses Want the Carbon Reduction Commitment Scrapped

Npower has conducted new research revealing that, on the first anniversary of its implementation, UK businesses want the Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC) scrapped.

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Npower reveals nearly half of businesses want the Carbon Reduction Commitment scrapped

[USPRwire, Mon Apr 04 2011] Npower has conducted new research revealing that, on the first anniversary of its implementation, UK businesses want the Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC) scrapped.

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  • Published: Feb 4th, 2011
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Carbon Reduction Commitment – scrapped?

Newspaper reports over the weekend suggest that the government could scrap the

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  • Published: Jan 31st, 2011
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CRC carbon and energy manager

The company Spencer Ogden is recruiting for is a leading energy management consultancy dedicated to cost and carbon reduction for our clients. We offer a range of individually tailored risk-managed procurement strategies and carbon management services for an impressive blue-chip customer base, which includes 6 out of 10 of the largest property managing agents in UK.

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  • Published: Jan 29th, 2011
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Commercial buildings task group launches to cut carbon emissions

The UK Green Building Council (UK-GBC) is behind the new task group, which will focus on mandating Display Energy Certificates (DECs) in non-domestic buildings and simplifying the Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC).

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  • Published: Jan 26th, 2011
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Carbon Reduction Commitment leaves landlords in legal limbo, says Jon Vivian

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  • Published: Nov 30th, 2010
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Carbon Reduction Commitment can work as a trading platform, says Dave Farebrother

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In public and in private there have been assurances for over a year that the first phase of the Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC) was set in stone, that no changes could possibly be considered to a scheme always promoted as

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  • Published: Nov 25th, 2010
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UK Delays Carbon Reduction Scheme

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The UK government has announced changes to its proposed Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) scheme after listening to concerns from the business community.

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  • Published: Nov 12th, 2010
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Suzanne Gill: Carbon tax change may bring hot air

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Last month, the government announced controversial changes to the carbon tax levied under the Carbon Reduction Commitment.

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Carbon Stealth Tax Threatens to Push Data Center Investment off Shore: DatacenterDynamics London 201

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– Users Fear the UK’s Carbon Tax Will Push Investment Overseas as Operating Costs are hit by the Carbon Reduction Commitment Efficiency Scheme Tax

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  • Published: Oct 31st, 2010
  • Category: UK
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Carbon reduction scheme ‘significantly’ changed by UK government spending review

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The UK coalition government’s spending review announced last week will “significantly” change the environmental responsibilities for firms operating in Britain, an influential business organisation has warned.

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  • Published: Oct 27th, 2010
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Retailers to get no reward for low carbon efforts

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  • Published: Oct 27th, 2010
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Carbon tax in the U.K.: What does it mean for U.S. debate?

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  • Published: Oct 18th, 2010
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Carbon Reduction Commitment: 300 organisations still registering

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Around 300 organisations are still completing their registration for the Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme, nearly a fortnight after the deadline passed.

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  • Published: Oct 14th, 2010
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IT departments ill-prepared for carbon reduction scheme

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Last week, the deadline passed for businesses and public sector bodies to register for the government’s Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) scheme.

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  • Published: Oct 6th, 2010
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Carbon scheme closes amid datacentre cost concerns

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Nearly 2,800 participants have registered for the Carbon Reduction Commitment scheme, according to the Environment Agency, and registration has now closed.

The scheme uses the threat of financial penalties to steer organisations that consume a lot of power towards becoming more energy-efficient. However, some datacentre operators have suggested that the costs involved in becoming compliant with the programme could be passed down to their customers.

At the time of writing, an additional 400 organisations were going through the Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) registration process. The deadline for registration was Thursday, with all companies that register late potentially subject to a

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Press Release: CADmeleon Supports Businesses as Carbon Reduction Commitment Deadline Approaches

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CADmeleon Carbon Consultants are well placed to support businesses in cutting carbon and energy consumption.

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  • Published: Sep 18th, 2010
  • Category: Global
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Boiler maker issues Carbon Trust call to action

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Commercial heating manufacturer Buderus wants to encourage more businesses to take advantage of the Enhanced Capital Allowance (ECA) initiative.

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  • Published: Sep 15th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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Norfolk health bosses bid to cut carbon footprint

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Health bosses in Norfolk have put innovative measures in place to in order to reduce their carbon footprint.

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  • Published: Sep 12th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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Many organisations unaware of CO2 commitments

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Many organisations are unaware they are even affected by Carbon Reduction Commitment rules, according to a report at PropertyMall.com.

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  • Published: Sep 6th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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UK finance professionals unaware of carbon reduction scheme

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A quarter of senior finance professionals have not heard of the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme, formerly known as the Carbon Reduction Commitment.

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  • Published: Sep 6th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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‘Sign up to carbon reduction or face

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Businesses are being warned they need to sign up to a new government energy programme before the end of the month or face fines of up to

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  • Published: Sep 5th, 2010
  • Category: UK
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Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC) Deadline at September 30

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Businesses that have not yet registered for the Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC) will not be fined if they get in touch with the schemes enforcer before the September 30 deadline.

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