What is ESOS?

ESOS is an energy assessment scheme that is mandatory for organisations in the UK that meet the qualification criteria. The Environment Agency is the UK scheme administrator. Organisations that qualify for ESOS must carry out ESOS assessments every 4 years. These assessments are audits of the energy used by t buildings, industrial processes and transport to identify cost-effective energy saving measures. Organisations must then notify the Environment Agency by a set deadline that they have complied with their ESOS obligations.


ESOS criteria

The Government have released criteria for those companies that will have to comply with the ESOS regulations.

The criteria are as follows:

a) Have 250 or more employees

b) If your company has a: a. Turnover of more than €50 millions or; b. Balance Sheet of more than €43 million

c) If your parent company meets any of these requirements

Are you ready for ESOS?

As part of ESOS, Every large company must undertake an energy audit conducted or overseen by an approved ESOS Lead Assessor once every four years. Audits will include an estimate of total energy consumption, covering buildings, industrial processes, and transport, and identify energy saving opportunities.

The audit must be signed off by a company director and submitted to the environment agency.

Dead line 5th of December 2015

See below the requirements, document taken directly from gov.uk


Can Plant-i help?

We most certainly can.

Using our accurate telematics data we can provide a large amount of data to help you with ESOS.

Speak to one of our Sales team to find out how you can start receiving detailed vehicle information without leaving your desk.