Introduced in April of 2019 and replacing the CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme and Mandatory Greenhouse Gas Reporting for UK quoted companies, Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) extends reporting requirements to over 10,000 UK companies, defined as large under the 2006 Companies Act.
SECR requires that companies include in their annual director’s report the following information for the financial year:
Energy consumption (electricity, gas, transport).
Carbon emissions (scope 1 &2), emissions
An intensity ratio
An energy efficiency narrative on all Principal Energy Efficiency measures.
A stated methodology, used for reporting.
The reporting period is based on reporting companies’ financial year to align with existing financial and strategic reporting.
At least two of the following need to apply:
At least 250 employees
Annual turnover greater than £36m
Annual Balance sheet greater than £18m
SECR Reporting Periods
Use this table below to check your first reporting period: