The government is working at home and abroad to adapt to the effects of climate change and reduce greenhouse gas emissions by investing in low-carbon energy sources, improving fuel standards in cars and increasing energy efficiency wherever possible.

Detailed guides

  1. Climate change agreements

    How climate change agreements (CCAs) work, who is eligible for a CCA, and sector associations with CCAs. Read more

  2. Setting up a climate change agreement (CCA)

    How to apply for a climate change agreement (CCA), information you need to provide when you apply, and charges you will need to pay. Read more

  3. CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme: account or organisation changes

    How to appoint an agent or account representative, make changes to your CRC Registry account and changes you need to tell us about. Read more

  4. UK Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (PRTR) data sets

    How to query UK data on waste transfers and emissions, by specific substance, area, river basin, industry or economic sector. Read more

  5. Energy-intensive industries: compensation for indirect costs of energy and climate change policies

    Government is compensating businesses most at risk of carbon leakage, to help offset the cost of energy and climate change policies. Read more