CFG Against Greenwashing

Sep 2022: CFG Receives Anti Greenwash Chartership

RTAP Internation Launch

Aug 2022: RTAP is helping Canadian farm undertake greenhouse regeneration

Skilgate: From Good to Great

July 2022: Strategy delivered to empower a low emission farm to achieve net zero

Dover Farm Innovation and Sustainability

July 2022: Innovative biodiversity and sustainability strategy delivered

Lecture: Carbon Capture with Local Authorities

June 2022: Biochar lecture delivered by Inventor and CFG Director E.Rube

Net Zero Residential Design

June 2022: CFG delivered a detailed design for a residential house project in South London

Net Zero Ampleforth

Feb 2021: Net zero and renewable technologies strategy delivered

Net Zero Design in Maidwell

May 2022: CFG commences net zero design for Paragraph 80 project in Maidwell

Net Zero with SLC Rail

May 2022: CFG completed Net Zero Policy and Strategy work for SLC Rail.

Springham Biodynamic Farm

May 2022: CFG completed energy strategy and scoping assessment for Springham Farm

Net Zero for Halton Tennis Club

Mar 2020: CFG delivered energy and sustainability strategy work

Karl Walker
Director

Sustainability/energy entrepreneur providing organisational and project planning, strategy and implementation. With 20 years of expertise in major infrastructure, planning, building design and construction, Karl led the green agenda for the UK's most sustainable public building. Brent Civic Centre achieved six Sustainability Awards including; Edie Sustainability Leaders Award, 2013, the RIBA Regional Sustainability Award, 2014 and the BREEAM Mixed Use Award, 2015. Karl advised on Bank Station Upgrade, Crossrail and HS2 and also developed the Phase 1, sustainability strategy for the £4 billion Thames Tideway Tunnel, whilst at AECOM.

Karl is a director of the Carbon Free Group (CIC) and a shareholder of Brakkn Ltd, an energy campaign consultancy and social enterprise (B Corp) specialising in transitioning homes and business to low carbon and renewable energy.

With his entrepreneurial spirit and creative flare, Karl has built, developed and advised start-ups including Clean Energy UK, the Big Clean Switch and Calyx. With an active interest in blockchain and DLT technology he is driving forward our microgrid as a service platform Power Transition. Advisor to Task.io, a social impact investment and purpose-based tasking platform.

Trained with Former Vice President Al Gore & The Climate Reality Project. Karl presents and facilitates workshops on the climate crisis. Qualified in Renewable Energy Management & Finance (EEC), Construction Project Management (RICS). A sustainable building assessor with a postgraduate in Sustainable Development (MBEnv).

Key achievements include: URS Pyramid Award - Technical Excellence, 2012, Edie Award Winner – Sustainable Building, 2013, UK Building Magazine's – Top 50 Sustainable Talent, 2014, UK BREEAM Award for Mixed Use, 2015, Al Gore-trained Climate Reality Speaker, 2015, CEUK start-up co-founder 2016, Finalist "Hack 4 Climate", Bonn COP 23, 2017, Innovate UK Funding 2018.

Position:
Director
Company:
Brakkn,
Shareholder