The Eco Experts Blog

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Narec, Tom Bradley, Greenbuild 2012, fuel poverty, The Green Deal
Monday, May 28, 2012 - 15:44
Narec is an independent company concerned with developing and integrating renewable energy and other sustainable measures. We spoke to Tom Bradley about fuel poverty in the UK. Among other things, Narec is a research leader in fuel poverty in UK. The Green Deal, to be launched...
Novalux, Ecobuild 2012, interview, Jamie Vaughan, Joseph Allcott, Green Deal,
Friday, May 18, 2012 - 10:16
We interview the Directors of Novalux, a new energy efficiency company, about starting up a business in an industry that’s being blown about by the feed-in tariffs and by the incoming Green Deal. Our final interview from Ecobuild was with Jamie Vaughan and Joseph Allcott, two...
Solera, Eric Thanenthiran, sol.era, car canopies, pv car canopies, car ports,
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 - 14:33
The Eco Experts spoke to Eric at Ecobuild about how solar PV car canopies can transform car parks into more attractive sites that generate zero carbon energy. Interview with Eric Thanenthiran of Sol.evo The Eco Experts spoke to Eric at Ecobuild about how solar PV car...
Greenbuild, Greenbuild 2012, Manchester Central, Green Deal, Ignition 12, RHI,
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 - 13:07
Greenbuild 2012 focussed on The Green Deal, and wood fuel. Over 180 companies exhibited, and thousands of visitors came through the doors of Manchester Central. Greenbuild Expo 2012 - all about The Green Deal and Renewable Heat On Thursday 10th May I visited Manchester to report...
Rob Wellman, National Skills Academy, Summit Skills, Green Deal, MCS
Thursday, May 3, 2012 - 11:40
The Eco Experts interview Rob Wellman, Network Operations Manager at The National Skills Academy. The NSA works with Government to develop training networks for tradesmen, playing a key support support role for the UK’s growing Green industry. Rob talks to us about MCS (...
Mark Elliot, Energeno, Wattson Home Energy, Wattson demonstration,
Friday, April 27, 2012 - 14:41
A video demonstration of the Wattson, an award-winning energy management system and, for our money, the top gizmo at Ecobuild. The Wattson is an energy monitoring system adapted for home use, with an innovative lighting display that has made it famous in the green energy...
Abundance Generation, Bruce Davis, Interview, The Eco Experts, Ecobuild 2012
Thursday, April 26, 2012 - 11:15
We speak to Bruce Davis from Abundance Generation, a financing platform that allows anyone to invest in renewable energy no matter how much or how little money they have to spend. The interview is below, and the full transcript below that. Abundance Generation has just...
Chris Hopkins, Ploughcroft, solar, solar PV, interview, Green Deal, feed in,
Monday, April 23, 2012 - 13:28
The Eco Experts caught up with Chris after one of his solar PV demonstrations at Ecobuild. The interview is below, and the full transcript below that. If Chris looks familiar, you may have seen him on Dragon’s Den. He impressed the dragons and attracted £120k investment from...
Paul Barwell, Solar Trade Association, interview, The Green Deal, solar PV,
Friday, April 20, 2012 - 10:46
We interview Paul Barwell, CEO of the Solar Trade Association, about the feed-in tariffs, The Green Deal and the future of the UK solar industry. Another influential character we met at Ecobuild is Paul Barwell, CEO of the Solar Trade Association, an organisation founded in...
Solar PV, Green Deal, Interview, Colin McNaught, AEA,
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 - 13:53
The Eco Experts interview Colin McNaught, Head of Knowledge at AEA – one of the world’s leading sustainability consultancies – who have just delivered the first full Assessment Report of the UK solar PV market. Commissioned by the British Photovoltaic Association (BPVA), AEA...