Andrew’s primary areas of expertise are in low carbon buildings and renewable energy. His professional and academic experience ranges from consultancy, programme management, business development, technical and non-technical articles and publications, lecture and workshop delivery, and technical research.
Prior to establishing his own company, Andrew worked in a variety of capacities in Europe. These included managing the UK Government’s innovative carbon saving technologies scheme and the Energy Saving Trust’s Best Practice Helpline. He also managed and delivered Passive House, Code for Sustainable Homes, wind turbine development, and thermal modelling projects as well as organizing Passive House study tours. Further activities included contributing to the development of the UK Government’s housing energy calculation methodology (SAP) and writing both technical and non-technical publications on various sustainability topics.
Andrew is currently a board member of Passive House Canada, a non-profit organization dedicated to advocacy and educational activities that support adoption of the Passive House building standard. He is also one of only three Canadian-based Passive House building certifiers accredited by the German Passive House Institute.