The Carbon Trust is an independent company funded by Government. Our role is to help the UK move to a low carbon economy by helping business and the public sector reduce carbon emissions now and capture the commercial opportunities of low carbon technologies
The Carbon Trust is a world-leading organisation helping businesses, governments and the public sector to accelerate the move to a low carbon economy through carbon reduction, energy-saving strategies and commercialising low carbon technologies.
Who we are and what we believe in
Our mission is to tackle climate change by creating a vibrant low carbon economy that delivers jobs and wealth. We can help organisations put sustainability at the heart of their business strategy and gain a competitive advantage in the market.
By stimulating low carbon action we contribute to green goals, including the lowering of carbon emissions, the development of low carbon businesses, increased energy security and job creation. Our experts, drawn from a range of backgrounds and nationalities, can help your organisation contribute to the battle against climate change by reducing your carbon emissions and costs as well as identifying growth and revenue opportunities.
We have more than a decade of experience
Created in 2001, we have developed into a world-leading and trusted expert in low carbon issues and strategies, carbon footprinting and low carbon technology development and deployment. We offer more than 10 years of unparalleled experience in the low carbon sector.
So far, our work has saved our clients £4.5billion in energy costs and cut our customers' carbon emissions by 47Mt.
How we can help your organisation
We offer a range of tailored services, designed to meet the needs of businesses, governments and the public sector:
We advise businesses, governments and the public sector on their opportunities in a sustainable low carbon world
We measure and certify the environmental footprint of organisations, supply chains and products
We develop and deploy low carbon technologies and solutions, from energy efficiency to renewable power