Clearlead: Full range energy and sustainability consultancy services

We are able to offer a wide range of energy and sustainability consultancy services listed here. Please contact us to discuss how we can help you.

Carbon Footprinting & Carbon Neutrality

  • Calculating carbon footprints that include emissions from Scopes 1, 2 & 3 to ISO14064 or the Greenhouse Gas Protocol Corporate Standard
  • Supporting delivery of Carbon Neutrality/Net Zero targets
  • Develop strategies in response to the Climate Emergency
  • Developing Carbon Neutrality Action Plans in accordance with PAS2060
  • Strategy to achieve net zero carbon i.e. reduce emissions and/or use offsets.
  • Carbon footprinting and auditing of supply chain and other scope 3 emissions

Compliance services

  • Mandatory Greenhouse Gas (GHG) reporting, and Streamlined Energy & Carbon Reporting (SECR) schemes
  • EU Emissions Trading Scheme (EUETS) strategy, monitoring and verification
  • EU Energy Efficiency Directive energy audits, including UK Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) audits through our ESOS Lead Assessors
  • UK Climate Change Agreements, including compliance and strategy development
  • EU Energy Performance of Buildings Directive – UK Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs), Display Energy Certificates (DECs) and Air Conditioning Inspections (TM44)
  • UK Carbon Trust Standard certified assessments
  • CDP (formerly Carbon Disclosure Project) strategy and reporting support
  • SEA/SA review and verification services
  • Waste compliance audits and contractor duty of care audits
  • Corporate legal compliance audits
  • Legal update service for organisations wishing to keep up-to-date with new and amended legislation. We provide updates on legislation, guidance and consultations relating to environmental, energy and H&S 
  • Combined Heat & Power Quality Assurance (CHPQA)

Energy efficiency and cost reduction

  • Energy assessments, audits and surveys to meet EU EED/ESOS requirements where necessary
  • Detailed feasibility studies and project development
  • Energy management systems (50001) and related services
  • Automatic monitoring and targeting (aM&T) systems
  • Project management and implementation
  • Building and HVAC control evaluations
  • Consultation, training and awareness
  • Marine energy efficiency
  • '50001 light' essential energy management

Management Systems

  • ISO 14001 - Environmental Management Systems
  • ISO 50001 - Energy Management System
  • ISO 9001 – Quality Management System
  • OHSAS 18001 – Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems
  • PAS 99 – Integrated Management Systems
  • BS 8900 - Sustainable Development of Organisations


  • Strategic Environmental Assessment and Sustainability Appraisal
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Habitats Regulation Assessment
  • Planning Application and Masterplanning Sustainability Appraisal
  • Public Inquiry/EIP Support

Renewable and low carbon energy generation

  • Renewable energy strategy studies
  • Feasibility studies covering all renewable electricity and heat generation technologies
  • Combined heat and power (CHP) feasibility studies, project development and optimisation
  • Technical due diligence 
  • Renewable energy planning support

Strategy development

  • Sustainability assessments, audits and studies
  • Strategic carbon management plans and Path to Net Zero strategy
  • Energy strategies for action and investment
  • Sustainability strategy
  • Development of corporate sustainability strategies
  • Resource efficiency programmes, including water efficiency and waste minimsation


  • Development of corporate sustainability strategy
  • Sustainability assessments, audits and studies
  • Resource efficiency programmes, including water efficiency and waste minimsation
  • Sustainability appraisal

Training and consultation

  • Consultation and facilitation
  • Development and delivery of bespoke training
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Change management programmes