Tag Archives: Alex Turrell

Bodnant Garden – growing our own energy

So I have been quiet on the blog front recently (Mr Jones keeps telling me), so thought time to give an update on what I have been up to over the last month. Whilst I was away working on the … Continue reading

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Sunshine in every cuppa at Bodnant Garden cafe

One of the UK’s best loved gardens is going greener – thanks to an array of 175 solar panels. They are being installed on a hillside in the overflow car park at Bodnant Garden in the Conwy Valley. The Panasonic … Continue reading

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Initial feedback from the Phone App’ energy control at an NT holiday cottage… ’tis good!

Blog from Alex Turret Environmental Practices Advisor who is leading on a pilot for remote control of energy systems at our holiday cottages. Previous Blog  As with any pilot project, particularly one on an unknown quantity such as an old … Continue reading

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15th Century House and a 21st Century App’. Energy controls. National Trust Wales Egryn

Dating back to the 1460’s Egryn Abbey as its called on the map is a stunning farm on the Merionethshire coast. The site has been occupied for over 4000 years from early bronze age to us  in the last 10 … Continue reading

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