Robert Allender

Robert Allender

Robert Allender is an energy and carbon management strategist, and creator of the Four Quadrants of Energy Management, a framework for taking energy beyond being a cost to be cut. Robert heads his own management consultancy, Energy Resources Management, founded in 1992, which serves companies and cities with a specialism in the non-engineering half of energy management.

Latest from Robert Allender

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Concrete Analysis | Building owners need to pay attention to Hong Kong’s long-term energy plans

Of all the electricity sold in Hong Kong, buildings consume 90 per cent. The government is planning on placing a big bet on where the city's electricity should come from over the next four decades.

Of all the electricity sold in Hong Kong, buildings consume 90 per cent. The government is planning on placing a big bet on where the city's electricity should come from over the next four decades.

30 Apr 2014 - 2:27AM
Mandatory energy audits force Hong Kong building owners to review use

Mandatory energy audits - snake or ladder? The deed is done. One thousand energy audits completed. Tens of thousands of man-hours expended. Tens of millions of dollars in fees handed out. And for what? No energy audit ever saved a dollar. Only the entirely voluntary implementation of any of the measures recommended will do that.

Mandatory energy audits - snake or ladder? The deed is done. One thousand energy audits completed. Tens of thousands of man-hours expended. Tens of millions of dollars in fees handed out. And for what? No energy audit ever saved a dollar. Only the entirely voluntary implementation of any of the measures recommended will do that.

8 Jan 2014 - 5:35AM
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3 Oct 2012 - 5:11AM