Tag: carbon trust

Webinar on Green Home Finance Accelerator (GHFA)

The Carbon Trust is hosting a webinar, on behalf of DESNZ and PwC, looking at financial propositions for home retrofit. Taking place on 19 March, the webinar will address the lessons learned by the Green Home Finance Accelerator (GHFA) projects. The GHFA awarded over £4m in grant funding to 26 projects to develop innovative and […]

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InstallerSHOW’s Heat Pump Ready programme revealed

The Heat Pump Ready team has revealed its programme of talks that will run throughout InstallerSHOW this month. The Heat Pump Ready zone at InstallerSHOW will showcase innovation that will accelerate the deployment of domestic heat pumps in the UK. The zone includes an area for talks, and the programme is: Tuesday 27th June 10:30 […]

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Discover the future of heat pumps at InstallerSHOW

We’re excited to reveal what visitors to the Heat Pump Ready zone at InstallerSHOW will see, with a focus on innovation that will accelerate the deployment of domestic heat pumps in the UK. The organisations in the zone will be showcasing innovations that will overcome barriers to heat pumps by: Reducing the cost of heat […]

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First Heat Pump Ready projects confirmed for InstallerSHOW

The first projects have been confirmed for the Heat Pump Ready area at InstallerSHOW – running 27-29 June at the NEC – in partnership with the Department for Energy Security and Net Zero. Visitors will get the chance to discover more about the following projects: Clean Heat Streets – Samsung Bristol Heat Pump Ready – […]

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InstallerSHOW and elemental welcome government’s Heat Pump Ready programme as event partner

Heat Pump Ready is a major innovation programme funded through the Net Zero Innovation Portfolio (NZIP) which is delivered by the Department for Energy Security and Net Zero. The programme is supporting the development of novel solutions to transform the market for heat pumps in the UK, with many of the projects in the spotlight […]

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Carbon Trust launches Route to Net Zero Standard

The Carbon Trust is launching the new Route to Net Zero Standard, to support companies develop and deliver their carbon reduction strategies. The Route to Net Zero Standard is the only certification that recognises an organisation’s progress on their route to Net Zero, acknowledging that companies in different industries, geographical locations, and facing diverse challenges, […]

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Carbon Trust reappointed for Industrial Energy Efficiency Accelerator (IEEA)

The Carbon Trust has been reappointed to design and run the next phase of the Government’s Industrial Energy Efficiency Accelerator (IEEA), launched by the Department for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to help accelerate the Net Zero transition. Over the next four years the Carbon Trust, with support from Jacobs and KTN, will deliver […]

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UK Power Networks on course for Net Zero by 2028

UK Power Networks has been working with Carbon Trust to set science-based targets and is on course to achieve Net Zero for all its directly-controllable carbon emissions by 2028. It has mapped the carbon footprint of all its emissions, including its supply chain, and modelled the actions it will take to reduce emissions and set […]

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Willmott Dixon recognised for supply chain carbon reduction

Willmott Dixon is the first contractor – and one of only three companies globally – to achieve Level 3 of the Carbon Trust’s Supply Chain Standard. Achieving a score of 82%, it builds on the company’s knowledge and skills gained through the award of the Carbon Trust’s two previous standards, with this version recognising organisations […]

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Cundall was first consultancy to be certified carbon neutral

Cundall was certified carbon neutral back in September – the first consultancy in the world to achieve this Carbon Trust certification. All direct emissions resulting from the business, indirect emissions from the purchase of electricity, and all business travel are included in the calculation of the practice’s carbon footprint across all its offices in the United […]

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Research shows coronavirus has increased importance of sustainability

Sustainability is going to be more important to large companies as a result of Covid-19, according to research commissioned by the Carbon Trust. The Carbon Trust commissioned B2B International to undertake the Corporate attitudes towards sustainability research for a second year. It conducted 453 interviews with large companies (minimum 1,000 employees and over a quarter with […]

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Report highlights importance of heat pump retrofit to London

A new Carbon Trust report commissioned by the Mayor of London had underlined the importance of heat pumps in meeting the city’s carbon reduction targets. The report includes analysis of the potential to retrofit heat pumps across existing buildings in London and recommends an action plan for scaling up energy efficiency and heat pump retrofit […]

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