CARBON REDUCTION COMMITMENT (CRC) ENERGY EFFICIENCY SCHEME

  • Affects large, non-energy-intensive organisations that use more than 6,000MWh of electricity per year through half-hourly metering.
  • Examples: universities, local authorities, central government departments, large offices, hotel chains, supermarkets, banks, large retailers.

Organisations must:

  • Report their CO2 emissions.
  • Buy carbon allowances for every tonne of CO2 emitted.

There are simple ways to reduce your organisation’s burden under the CRC:

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