New energy audit requirement for large organisations

By Sophie Wilkinson

Larger companies and non-public-sector organisations will be required to carry out mandatory energy-saving assessments under the new Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) introduced on 17 July by the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme Regulations 2014.

Organisations must establish if they are affected by phase I of ESOS by 31 December 2014 and, if so, must comply with the ESOS requirements by 5 December 2015.

ESOS will be administrated by the Environment Agency and is part of the UK’s implementation of the EU Energy Efficiency Directive 2012 (EED)…

Click on the link below to read the rest of the Shoosmiths briefing.

Briefings from Shoosmiths

View more briefings from Shoosmiths

Analysis from The Lawyer

  • Hester: declined bonus worth almost £1m

    Pay checks

    Compliance and corporate governance codes for large financial institutions will undoubtedly include provisions to regulate high pay in the future

  • high street 150

    Focus: Alternative business structures - Law and new order

    There’s more to the ABS model than attracting the man in the street and procuring external investment. Partners at the big corporate firms, take note…

Overview

2 Colmore Square
38 Colmore Circus Queensway
Birmingham
B4 6BJ
UK
http://www.shoosmiths.co.uk

Turnover (£m): 87.00
No. of Lawyers: 373