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John is MD of Carbon Zero Consulting, now a part of RSK Environment Ltd. John is a Chartered Engineer with 40 years’ of international engineering project management and geosciences experience. His work has ranged from oil exploration and water resource management to renewable energy design and installation.

John has played a major role in the development of Ground Source Heating and Cooling (GSHC) technology in the UK. This has included close involvement in many of the UK’s larger public and private sector schemes. John is a council member and past Chairman of the GSHPA, engaged with the development of technical Standards and liaison with the Environment Agency and BGS. He has also has significant involvement with drafting of GSHPA/CIBSE codes of practice CP2 and CP3 and TM51.

John has been involved in many of the practical details of GSHC scheme design from feasibility through to commissioning and monitoring of performance. Some of these schemes are the largest currently in place in the UK supplying heat (and cooling) to large public and private sector buildings such as schools, colleges, offices, retail, horticulture, and leisure developments.

With an exemplary track record, John Findlay is a well-known figure in GSHP and groundwater-supply sectors.

Beyond the working day, John lives in Cornwall is a keen sea-swimmer and walker and half-decent golfer. He is also an active member of the world-famous Mousehole Male Voice Choir.