This consultation seeks views on a proposed extension to the climate change agreements (CCA) scheme, and on potential reforms were there to be a future CCA scheme. It would like views on these proposals:
- to extend the current climate change agreements scheme by 2 years, through:
- the addition of a new Target Period, from 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2022
- extending certification for reduced rates of climate change levy for participants meeting obligations under the scheme to 31 March 2025
- to re-open the scheme, allowing eligible facilities not currently participating to apply to join.
This consultation from the HM Treasury and the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy runs from 16 April until 11 June 2020. See also the accompanying Government news release.