Welcome to Carbon Alternatives

Carbon Alternatives is a district heating and energy efficiency consultancy.

Some of the geothermal waste heat that isn't needed  for Reykjavik's district heating
Some of the geothermal waste heat that isn’t needed for Reykjavik’s district heating

Martin has almost 20 years’ experience in renewables and energy efficiency, both technical and commercial work. Before setting up Carbon Alternatives Martin worked for 8 years for a large utility undertaking design due diligence and operational optimisation on new district heating systems. His vision for Carbon Alternatives is to work with government, industry and communities to improve UK design standards for DH and to explore alternative, community based, ownership structures for heat networks. If you would like to contact Martin please email via the contact page or phone 01865 582 201.