In the UK companies covered by the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme have until 30th September to register or face fines.
With less than 50 days to go, less than 25% of companies affected have registered, but while general business awareness is low, new research has found that awareness within IT functions is almost non-existent. This will hamper organisations' ability to deal with the CRC and deliver the reductions that will lead to lower energy bills and lower CO2 emissions.
About the CRC Scheme
In the UK companies covered by the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme (previously known as the Carbon Reduction Commitment) have until 30th September to register with the Environment Agency who is operating the scheme on behalf of the Department of Energy and Climate Change.
With less 25% of companies affected having registered many thousands of firms are facing fines and other penalties. Currently the prevailing sense is one of apathy or ignorance...