Have you identified a person within your business to lead on energy efficiency / cost saving /sustainability / carbon reduction?
Is this person appropriately trained to perform this role?
1 out of 22
Do you require assistance with staff training?
2 out of 22
Are you required to, or have you chosen to, report your emissions or energy reduction?
3 out of 22
Would you like to achieve Carbon Neutrality or Net Zero Carbon?
4 out of 22
If you selected yes to the above, what is your target?
Have you set a baseline year?
5 out of 22
If you answered yes, do have a full financial years' worth of data for your selected baseline year?
7 out of 22
Have you determined your Scope 1, 2 and / or 3 activities?
8 out of 22
If you wish to undertake your own carbon assessment, have you selected a carbon calculator?
If conducting a cost / energy reduction assessment only, have you decided how this will be recorded and calculated and / or validated?
If you answered yes, Are you confident that the methodology meets the requirements reduction ambitions?
9 out of 22
If you answered no, do you need assistance?
If you do not wish to undertake your own assessment, do you have a budget allocated for assistance/support?
If you answered yes, have you identified a reputable consultant to assist you
10 out of 22
If you answered no, have you outlined a business critical need and negotiate a budget with your Senior Management Team
11 out of 22
Do you have all of the relevant records / data available to complete an assessment?
12 out of 22
Have you successfully inputted the data into carbon management tool to identify Scope 1, 2 and / or 3 emissions.
13 out of 22
Have you successfully identified the tCO2e for either business, activities or specific areas of business / product.
14 out of 22
Have you, your consultant or the carbon management tool analysed the data to find the emission hotspots within your business?
15 out of 22
Have you, your consultant or your carbon management tool identified opportunities for reduction of emissions / costs within a timeframe into a roadmap / plan?
17 out of 22
Have you formalised or written your carbon / energy reduction assessment into a report that could be published?
18 out of 22
Have you had an independent third party verify or substantiate your emissions data and calculation?
19 out of 22
Have you considered offsetting your carbon footprint?
20 out of 22
Is your offsetting provider certified and verified
21 out of 22
Do you wish to publish your report internally or externally?
22 out of 22
Do you wish to monitor and report on this annually?