CAG Consultants are leaders in evidence-based research, advice and engagement, for environmental, economic and social sustainability. Delivered by our nationwide team of independent experts for over 34 years, we work closely with our clients to inform and support positive change.

We specialise in operating at the interface of policy and practice, and work with a wide range of clients (public, private and third sector) across the UK to develop better informed policy and strategy, and bespoke solutions to complex problems. Specialist areas include energy and the low carbon economy, policy and programme evaluation, economic development, climate resilience and stakeholder engagement.

CAG Consultants and the Sustainable Development Goals


  • research – recent projects include producing a Quality of Life indicators report for London, reviewing the evidence underpinning the Scottish definition of fuel poverty and carrying out a ‘landscaping’ study of smart energy technologies;
  • evaluate – recent projects include the evaluation of the reformed Renewable Heat Incentive, the the evaluation of the Transitional Arrangements for demand-side response and the evaluation of London’s domestic energy retrofit programme;
  • advise – recent projects include advising housing association tenants on energy saving and advising Transport for London on five major transport schemes;
  • facilitate – recent projects include facilitating a conference on naturally occurring radioactive waste and facilitating a workshop on planning for religious meeting places in London;
  • engage – recent projects include the development of Plymouth Energy Community and a series of community-led Local Development Plans.

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