2023 Action Scorecards

Action Scorecards 2023

Question: Is the combined authority working in partnership with local businesses to encourage decarbonisation?

Question code
Collaboration & Engagement (CA)
Partnerships - Businesses
Volunteer Research
Question weight


Criteria met if the combined authority has 3 or more schemes to provide free support or free tailored advice to businesses in the local area to decarbonise, including through collaborative measures with local businesses, other local authorities, or via the Local Enterprise Partnership.

One single overarching scheme with three different approaches to support local businesses will also be awarded the point.


Examples of support for businesses to decarbonise include free environmental audits for businesses, free training such as carbon literacy training, or grants to support businesses to decarbonise their properties.

This question excludes green skills-specific schemes, which are covered in the Buildings & Heating & Skills section

This question will include schemes that have been available at some point since 1st January 2022, in order to include funds released in waves that may not be open at the time of marking.

Question performance

0 points

1 Combined Authority

1 point

10 Combined Authorities
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority1/1climatehughes.org
Greater London Authority1/1london.gov.uk
Greater Manchester Combined Authority1/1beenetzero.co.uk
Liverpool City Region Combined Authority1/1growthplatform.org
North of Tyne Combined Authority1/1northoftyne-ca.gov.uk
South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority1/1southyorkshire-ca.gov.uk
Tees Valley Combined Authority1/1tees.ac.uk
West Midlands Combined Authority1/1wmca.org.uk
West of England Combined Authority1/1westofengland-ca.gov.uk
West Yorkshire Combined Authority1/1the-lep.com
North East Combined Authority0/1