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appraches to energy efficinecy, technology, management, monitoring and cultural shift

Moors Law and Buckminster come to play on LED

Moors Law roughly translates as computer processing power doubling every two years and Buckminster Fuller Curve predicts that human knowledge will double every two years give or take …and according to IBM when the internet of things gets into its … Continue reading

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What a chat over a cup of coffee can lead to

The Fit for the Future Network received the huge accolade of winning a  Business Green Leaders Award in the Employee Engagement Campaign of the Year 2016 category. The Fit for the Future Network set up in 2013 following myself and Keith … Continue reading

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Northern Rail, Windsor Great park – sharing and learning with us

Its been an interesting couple of weeks as part of the Fit for the Future network we helped set up a couple of years ago. Two weeks ago we put a call out to the membership of the network for … Continue reading

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Elexon. Whats it got to do with my energy?

Elexon is not the home planet of the Daleks (that in fact is Skaro.. sad) It’s the company that ensures the transactions in the whole energy buying, selling and grid stuff across the UK works. You have sellers (generators who … Continue reading

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Battery storage. Should I or what?

All I seem to be reading about at the moment is how battery storage will plug the gap from generation to consumption and make us all very rich or at least smug. I hear stories from neighbours with PV who are … Continue reading

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Local energy supply. We all sell the energy we generate for 5p and buy it for up to 15p per kwh. There has to be another way!

As some of you know from blogs a few years ago this has been one of our ‘holy grails’. Use what you generate locally but can anyone use it locally without the need for expensive private grids. The UK is … Continue reading

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Details now coming to light with my new external insulation. Not in a good way!

Its been 8months but more importantly a winter has now almost passed since i upgraded the outside of my house with 4″ of external insulation. In previous blogs I mentioned that detailing is everything with external insulation. IT IS! I … Continue reading

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