Energy Efficiency - Quick Fire Seminar Theatre

Energy Efficiency - Quick Fire Seminar Theatre

3 May 2018, 10:30 - 15:30

Show Floor Seminar Theatre 1

10:30 | The Green Business Fund - Energy efficiency financing for SMEs 
Graham Hunter, Associate, The Carbon Trust

10:45-11:15 | How to deliver an energy performance contract to the public sector: Scottish College case study 
Austen Bamford, Public Sector Development Manager, Ameresco and Andrew Wholley, Strategic Consultant, Mott McDonald

11:15 | Corporate social responsibility: Keeping up with the demand
Christopher Jackson, Chief Strategy Officer, EMSc (UK) Ltd, t/a Powerstar

11:30 | How a single infrastructure decision saves universities in excess of £50,000
Lore Grohman, Marketing Manager, Wilson Power Solutions

12:00 | Energy efficiency through renewable fuels in the manufacturing industry
Christoph Zahn, Sales Director, OPRA Turbines

12:15 | Changing times: Independent energy savings audits
John Kelly, Director Specialist Sectors – Lombard, The Royal Bank of Scotland

12:30 -13:30 | Renewable Engine
Organised with the University of Strathclyde
Renewable Engine is an exciting cross-border Research and Innovation ‘R&I’ project aimed at facilitating direct knowledge transfer and technology development in the Renewable Energy and Advanced Manufacturing sectors through the provision of industrial research support and technology development grants to companies.

  • Improving the design integration and dispatch of low carbon technologies through techno-economic energy supply chain optimization - Dr Tekena Fubara, Head of Applications Engineering Distributed Energy, Dooson Babcock
  • Yannick Longbottom, Booth Welsh
  • How to make solar water heating make economic sense - Stuart Speake, Founder, Soltropy 

13:30 | Introducing Resource Efficient Scotland
Lisa McCrone, Project Manager – Business Support, Zero Waste Scotland

13:45  | How much does hot water actually cost your business?
David Jolliffe, Managing Director, CircoSense Ltd

14:00 | Change works in Peebles: A local heat and energy efficiency strategy (LHEES) case study
Stephen Strachan, Development Specialist (Energy Systems), Changeworks

14:15 | Launching One Home: A cross-industry marketing campaign for clean technology sector
A cross-industry marketing campaign for clean technology. Providing consumers with positive solutions for climate change.
Angela Terry nee Duignan, CEO and Founder, Climate Alliance CIC

14:30 | CO2 emissions accounting holding back the low carbon future 
Barny Evans, Technical Director, WSP

14:45 | Energy planning and management using spatial data
Paul Steen, Associate Director, Ramboll & Hugh Muschamp, Programme Manager (Climate Change & Zero Waste), Resource Efficient Solutions

15:00 | Domestic demand side response with heat pumps for decarbonised space heating
Neil Hewitt, Research Director, Ulster University

15:15 | Dropping the bomb on solar soiling you won’t be lichen!
Steve Williams, Managing Director, Clean Solar Solutions

15:30 | Close


Programme subject to change



  • Stuart Speake



    Soltropy Ltd.

    Stuart is the founder and CEO of Soltropy Ltd and setup the company to develop his idea of an “ice immune” solar thermal panel. He has a BEng degree...

  • Paul Steen


    Associate Director


    Paul is proud to lead the Ramboll energy team in Scotland which is committed to creating sustainable societies where people and nature flourish. Paul...

  • Hugh Muschamp


    Programme Manager (Climate Change & Zero Waste)

    Resource Efficient Solutions

    Hugh Muschamp brings 24 years’ experience in Scotland, enabling positive change in public and private sectors, and with communities. Since 2004 Hugh...

  • Stephen Strachan


    Development Specialist (Energy Systems)


    Stephen is a low-carbon and renewable energy technology specialist with ten years’ experience in the sustainability sector. As a Development...

  • Stephen Williams


    Managing Director

    Clean Solar Solutions Ltd

    Steve has over 20 years of experience in the external cleaning industry. Having set up his first cleaning business the day after he left school, he...

  • Barny Evans


    Technical Director


    Barny leads our team providing sustainable development and advice on renewable energy, efficiency and management. He is a specialist in sustainable...

  • Austen Bamford


    Public Sector Development Manager


    Austen specialises in developing Energy Performance Contract projects with Public Sector organisations. He has been working with Councils, Higher and...

  • Graham Hunter



    The Carbon Trust

    With over 10 years’ experience in the design and delivery of low-carbon/renewable energy solutions, Graham works as a member of the Carbon Trust’s...

  • Tekena Fubara


    Head of Applications Engineering

    Doosan Babcock

    Tekena is a Chartered Chemical Engineer with over 14 years of energy experience in top global energy firms, and over 8 years research experience in...

  • Angela Terry


    CEO and Founder

    Climate Alliance CIC

    Angela Terry is the founder of the Climate Alliance CIC and the innovative, online marketing platform One Home, which promotes the benefits of clean...

  • Lisa McCrone


    Project Manager- Business Support

    Zero Waste Scotland

    Lisa manages the Resource Efficient Scotland Advice and Support Service which is a Zero Waste Scotland Programme. This programme is funded by the...

  • Christoph Zahn


    Sales Director

    OPRA Turbines

    Christoph Zahn joined OPRA Turbines in 2017 and is heading the international team of Sales- and Application Engineers. Before joining OPRA he spent 7...

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