The latest news from our projects, consultants and business.
Encraft are looking for ambitious and creative technical people to join our Distributed Energy and Web Applications Teams. Closing date: 25 April 2016 Apply now through our jobs page.
8th April 2016
Matthew Rhodes, Encraft’s founder and MD, has been appointed to the Board of the Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership, (GBSLEP). Matthew’s responsibility within the LEP structure will be non-executive and he will lead on the region’s Innovation agenda. Matthew has experience of working […]
7th April 2016
The Retrofit Academy is running a Domestic Retrofit Coordination and Risk Management Diploma course in both London and Manchester over May and July this year. Encraft are an established delivery partner for the Retrofit Academy and we are delighted to support their new range of […]
29th March 2016
Ecobuild is the leading UK exhibition and conference for the construction and energy market, inspiring tens of thousands of industry professionals from across the supply chain. So of course the Encraft team was more than happy to support its partners The Passivhaus […]
Encraft’s distributed energy team are out and about this week, with our recent work featuring at events in London City Hall on Wednesday and Haydock Park on Thursday. Wednesday’s event is the Sustainable Homes annual conference, and Jim Lott will […]
23rd February 2016
Initial Encraft modelling shows that modest returns (6% over 20 years) should still be achievable under the new tariff regime for solar pv systems, provided they are combined with storage. The government has confirmed new feed-in-tariff (FIT) rates for microgeneration […]
3rd February 2016
Our head of distributed energy, Kate Ashworth, features in an article by Roger Hunt in the latest edition of Show Home, arguing that smart technologies will drive fundamental transformation in UK energy networks.
In our latest viewpoint, Passivhaus Consultant Will Morton argues that deep retrofit is often better than demolition and new build, and proposes the £130m recently pledged by the Prime Minister could best be spent on a programme of deep retrofit following […]
31st January 2016
Encraft’s latest viewpoints look beneath the world of targets and design goals….(easy to agree to, much harder to deliver?) to examine how to deliver real, resilient outcomes in two very different contexts: universities and housing design. In the first, Will […]
15th January 2016
Encraft have moved to new offices at Brandon House Courtyard, 50 metres north of our previous location in Leamington. While it’s sad to leave Perseus House after 5 happy years, our new offices offer more modern facilities and room for […]
4th January 2016