ESOS

The Energy Saving Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) main aims is to reduce demand for energy from industry, businesses and the public sector, to reduce the UK’s greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050 and helping households to cut their energy bills. Adopting ESOS the UK’s government meets the requirements set out in Article 8 EU Energy Efficiency Directive entered into force on 14 November 2012. The Directive requires that all EU member states to introduce a programme in order to regulate energy audits for large organizations.  Over the next two years the UK government will introduce ESOS as a compulsory programme of regular energy audits in the case of large enterprises of which their overall energy consumption has to be assessed. These have to be undertaken by 5 December 2015, furthermore the audit has to be repeated every four years.

Syntegra Consulting is a leading energy consulting company in the UK- for further information about ESOS, please telephone +44(0)8450091625 or e-mail: mail@syntegra-epc.co.uk.