TITLE

Carbon Trust emissions standard slow to take off

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Aug2009, Issue 415, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the need for organisations in Great Britain to be certified with the Carbon Trust's greenhouse gas reduction standard. The Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) has issued a certification to a hundred organisations with five thousand other businesses still pending to be certified. The performance of the companies will be checked on the emissions reductions as well as the appropriate Automatic Meter Reading devices. It says that Carbon Trust has already certified 100 organisations.
ACCESSION #
44112283

 

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