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Howarth, Mr Alan

RPEC Consultant details

Designation: BSc MSc CEng MEI

Job title: Director and Principal Consultant

Organisation address: 14 Highcroft Road, Newport, NP20 5EG,

Organisation telephone: 1633215660

Organisation email:

Subjects: Energy efficiency - Management systems -

All consultants on the RPEC register have had their areas of expertise reviewed and rated below, where a 1 denotes "Some Experience" and a 4 denotes "Expert" in the specified sector or area of work.

Sector experience
Category Experience level
Accommodation and food service activities 2
Administrative and support service activities 2
Arts, entertainment and recreation 1
Chemical and petrochemical 3
Construction 1
Education 2
Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 1
Financial and insurance activities 2
Food and tobacco 3
Industries and manufacturing not elsewhere specified 3
Information and communication 2
Iron and steel 2
Machinery 2
Mining and quarrying 1
Non-ferrous metals 2
Non-metallic minerals 1
Paper, pulp and print 2
Professional, scientific and technical services 1
Public administration and defence 2
Real estate activities 1
Textile and leather 1
Wholesale and retail trade 1
Wood and wood products 2
Technology experience
Category Experience level
Absorption refrigeration 2
Boilers 3
Boiler house / plant room 2
Building energy management systems (BEMS) 2
Building fabric 1
Combined heat and power (CHP) 2
Combustion processes 3
Comfort cooling 1
Compressed air 2
Control and instrumentation 2
Drying / Evaporation 2
Glazing systems 1
Heat exchangers 3
Heat recovery - high temperature 3
Heat recovery - low temperature 3
HVAC systems and plant 2
Insulation 2
Lighting and natural light 2
Low temperature hot water (LTHW) 2
Medium temperature hot water (MTHW) / Steam distribution systems 3
Motors and drives 2
Office equipment 2
Orientation 1
Pumps and fans 2
Refrigeration and chilling 3
Renewable energy - Biomass 1
Renewable energy - Hydro 1
Renewable energy - Solar 1
Renewable energy - Wind 2
Separation technologies 2
Water conservation 1
Skills and concepts
Category Experience level
Advanced process control systems 2
Board level presentations 2
Carbon management 2
Change management 1
Conceptual design 2
Energy management - Data collection and analysis 3
Energy management - Management strategy and systems 2
Energy metering 3
Energy procurement 1
Energy service contracts 1
Environmental management systems 1
Facilities management 1
Financial appraisal 3
Industrial maintenance 2
Materials handling 1
Process integration 1
Process intensification 1
Quality systems 1
Regulatory compliance 1
Training 3
Energy management - Workforce engagement 1

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