Links to useful sites

The Carbon Trust - provides specialist support to business and the public sector to help cut carbon emissions, save energy and commercialise low carbon technologies.

National Energy Foundation - operates an independent energy efficiency verification and accreditation scheme for organizations.

The Energy Saving Trust - a non-profit organization funded by the Government and the private sector to deliver the sustainable and efficient use of energy.

Trade Associations

ESTA – The Energy Systems Trade Association - helps you save energy costs by applying energy management to your building and processes.

Federation of Environmental Trade Associations - recognised UK body which represents the interests of manufacturers, suppliers, installers and contractors within the heating, ventilation, refrigeration and air conditioning industry.

The Institute of Refrigeration - the professional institute of refrigeration engineers.

British Compressed Air Society - represents compressed air equipment manufacturers and distributors.

The Lighting Industry Federation - represents lighting equipment manufacturers and distributors.

Building and Engineering Services Association (formerly HVCA) - represents hating and ventilation contractors.

The Combustions Engineering Association - an educational charity dedicated to serving the interests and furthering the causes of combustion engineering.

Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers - offers an established range of detailed technical publications on building design including energy issues, also, training, education and membership services.