Home Saving 101 – Standby Appliances

Why do I still use electric when things are turned off?   I’m Jon Mullen the Energy Evangelist and we’re talking about #SaveEnergySaveMoney.  This month we are looking at all the devices in our house which will be using electricity just because they are plugged in.  When you look around your house and find electric items for things which are …

Energy Generation 101 – Hydrogen or Air Source Energy

What is going on? There is so much talk everywhere about Hydrogen boilers or air source heat pumps! I’m Jon Mullen the Energy Evangelist and we’re talking about #SaveEnergySaveMoney. Currently we are hearing a lot from government and other sources that gas boilers will be banned from new build houses by 2025. So what is going to replace them? The …

Energy Generation 101 – Electric & Heat Batteries

How can we store energy or heat to let us use it at our convenience? I’m Jon Mullen the Energy Evangelist and we’re talking about #SaveEnergySaveMoney. This is the biggest technical challenge when we are starting to generate either electric or heat energy. Up until a couple of years ago there were no facilities to store energy, or the solutions …

Energy Generation 101 – Ground Source Energy

Can I really get heat from the ground? Hello my friends, I’m Jon Mullen the Energy Evangelist and we’re talking about #SaveEnergySaveMoney. Today we are talking about ground source heat pumps and how we can heat our houses and offices from the ground near your building. Did you know that underground temperatures stay the same no matter what the season …

Energy Generation 101 – What Are PV Panels? Can They Save Me Money?

So what are PV panels and how can they save me money? I’m Jon Mullen the Energy Evangelist and we’re talking about #SaveEnergySaveMoney. This month we are looking at how we can generate our own power. This could be creating electricity, or heating your house, but it is also finding solutions to store that energy. Today we’re talking about PV, …

Evangelist Talks – Energy Generation 101

Energy Generation – where do we start? There are so many options? Hi folks, I’m Jon Mullen The Energy Evangelist and we’re opening the conversation about how to generate energy. Today we’re having a very quick overview of creating and storing energy. So we’re touching on :- 1) PV and Thermal Solar Panels 2) Ground Source Heat Pumps 3) Heat …

BeMS 101 – Can We Really Reduce Energy Consumption?

Hi folks, Can we really reduce our energy usage and save money back into our business? I’m Jon Mullen the Energy Evangelist and this is a typical everyday question. Today we’re talking about #SaveEnergySaveMoney. Many people have the idea that installing a BeMS system, that’s a Building Energy Management System, is too expensive. But let’s look at the other side …

BeMS 101 – Internal Or External Management?

Should you pay for someone else to monitor and manage your energy systems to save you money? I’m Jon Mullen the Energy Evangelist and we’re talking about #SaveEnergySaveMoney. Ok, let’s start with a simple question – Do you feel that you have the knowledge to tune a car so that it runs smoothly in all situations. If you don’t have …