Steps to energy saving: tools for SMEs

Not sure where to start? Take the first step and use our carbon footprint calculator, designed to help small and medium sized UK businesses start measuring, managing and reducing carbon emissions and reducing energy cost.

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Step 1 - Measure your carbon footprint

The SME Carbon Footprint Calculator has been designed to help UK based SMEs measure their corporate emission footprint following GHG Protocol Guidance.  It includes direct emissions from fuel and processes (Scope 1 emissions) and emissions from purchased electricity (or Scope 2 emissions) for the assets they operate.

Carbon Footprint Calculator


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The Carbon Trust Green Business Fund provided energy efficiency support and energy assessments for small and medium-sized businesses in England, Scotland and Wales.


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