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Henry the Hoover Joins amber energy!

Henry the Hoover Joins amber energy!
Nick Proctor
Nick Proctor

amber energy's Michael Winterton has just begun working on a contract with Numatic (the company famous for Henry the Hoover). The delivery plan is to assist the company in trading energy to achieve savings against the current base energy costs.

Here "Henry's" Story

The biggest student turn-off....... Intelligent Thermostats

The biggest student turn-off....... Intelligent Thermostats
Nick Proctor
Nick Proctor

The intelligent thermostats work by reducing the heat output as soon as someone leaves their room; gradually reducing the heating load by 'stepping down' from the starting point (set by the user of the room) to an ambient heating setting and then to frost protection mode. The thermostats, used by buildings such as Centre Parks in Europe, are a way of controlling energy use in the build environment without human control.

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Winners of Energy Efficient Partnership of The Year 2014!

Winners of Energy Efficient Partnership of The Year 2014!
Nick Proctor
Nick Proctor

Our award reflects the amount of work we do in the student sector (working with more private student housing companies than any other energy consultancy in the UK). We've even developed a business for giving students designer crate's of craft beer, Nando's chicken and Tesco food vouchers for being energy efficient; [You can check out our student behaviour change project here]

The 2014 Winning Entry is