We are currently working across the UK central government, from the Ministry of Defence through to the Department for Work and Pensions, working with every central government department to improve the coverage, consistency and transparency of their reporting for the Greening Government Commitments.
Central and local government
Carbon Smart works with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) to calculate national conversion factors for greenhouse gas reporting – see
Local authorities launching SME engagement programmes can find an extensive portfolio which demonstrates Carbon Smart’s successful approach; structured around a simple but rigorous certification scheme. This means that each participating business benefits from an enhanced reputation, alongside tailored, practical guidance for implementing changes which will improve their sustainability performance.