Professor John Chesshire

There are number of people whom I would honour, were it within my gift, with the title eco-warrior; they come from many different walks of life and each in their own way makes a contribution towards helping to improve life on our planet. Some make a greater contribution than others; John Chesshire was an eco warrior who made a great contribution. Continue reading

The Energy Efficiency Partnership for Homes

There is a United Kingdom organisation that in its quiet way does a great deal of good work in the field of emission savings by way of educating and allowing a place where information and ideas and proposals about energy and its efficiency can be exchanged between businesses concerned with energy in some way and the government administration. That body is the Energy Efficiency Partnership for Homes and it is chaired by Professor John Chesshire who is both an economist and a past president of the Institute of Energy.   Continue reading

The Energy Efficiency Partnership for Homes

It is about time that I wrote in these posts about a United Kingdom body that in its quiet way does a great deal of good work in the field of emission savings by way of educating and exchange information across businesses concerned with energy in some way. That body is the Energy Efficiency Partnership for Homes. Continue reading

Where to get a green mortgage and why everyone does not do them

If you want to buy a solar system and you either do not have the ready money or you prefer to keep your ready money for a rainy day or for emergencies you might want to think about a Green Mortgage.

We are told that as a nation we borrow too much money. Lots of people have borrowed to buy holidays or for special occasions but borrowing for luxuries and extras are different from borrowing for investment. A good renewable energy system is an investment, and not a luxury. Continue reading