Make a plan

Measuring your carbon footprint will tell you which business activities lead to the most carbon dioxide emissions and therefore where you should focus your attention.

You can use this information to set ambitious but realistic targets for year-on-year improvement. Your carbon reduction plan will also help you meet the information requests of your suppliers who are focused on carbon reduction.

In this section, you can find out how to collect data on your energy consumption. You can use this data to calculate your carbon footprint and develop a carbon reduction plan with targets and timelines for achieving your goals.

Measure your carbon emissions

Find out about how to calculate your carbon footprint for scope 1, 2 and 3. It will help you understand where you need to take action to reduce carbon and cut costs.

Free carbon calculators

Find a list of free carbon footprint calculators to help you measure your business’s emissions.

Track and share your progress

Find out how to share your carbon emission targets and initiatives with stakeholders and show how you’re moving toward net zero.

Take part in the UK Net Zero Business Census
Take part in the UK Net Zero Business Census