Southern Institute of Technology
Jun 2011 – Present
Contract tutor currently teaching Energy Auditing; Sustainable Practice for Engineers; Environmental Engineering to students on the following courses:
- Engineering Technology (Mechanical) Degree (BEngTech)
- Environmental Management Degree (BE)
- Graduate Diploma in Environmental Management
I have also developed and taught the following: Energy Use and Management, Ethics, Laws, and Professional Practice; Electrical Building Services, 3D CAD, Statistics, Mathematics, Water and Wastewater at Level 5/6.
Schema Consulting Limited
May 2009 – Present
Schema Consulting is a vehicle for Nathan to deliver services to organisations wishing to reduce carbon emissions, and increase the efficiency / sustainability / resilience of their operations.
He provides strategic advice on systemic risks and appropriate responses including the implications of the current financial cycle (short term) when considering economic, energetic and environmental drivers, and the transition to a lower net energy society (medium term).
He provides engineering systems services including energy auditing, building services systems modelling / design, and strategic advice / input at all stages of construction projects. Concept stage design and economic analysis of renewable energy systems and proposals.
Also, technology advice including strategic guidance on information systems configuration and implementation, project management services, and delivery capacity through strategic partnerships with systems integration / services firms. He has a particular focus on information / knowledge management using enterprise 2.0 and open-source solutions.