The UK government’s Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) policy was implemented on 1 April 2019, when the Companies (Directors’ Report) and Limited Liability Partnerships (Energy and Carbon Report) Regulations 2018 came into force.
Qualifying UK companies must include a SECR statement into their annual accounts for fiscal years starting on or after 1 April 2019.
In April 2019, the Carbon Reduction Commitment was replaced by the SECR Scheme. Companies will qualify for the scheme if it meets two of the following criteria:
The government encourages all private sector organisations which are not in scope of the legislation to report similarly, although this remains voluntary.
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