We are a group of Chartered Engineers and Low Carbon Energy Assessors who are commited to helping complex industry sectors reduce their energy bills and benefit from lower carbon emissions.

Laurence Goode

Engineering and business leadership SME

Laurence has built engineering related companies in the UK, USA and Middle East for the past 35 years, with results based on emphasising client satisfaction, employee development and engagement. His involvement with Energy and Carbon Reduction Solutions came from aligned aims to help develop companies that advance best practice and innovation in their industry.

Laurence s outside work interests include running, hi fi, music and helping local youth groups.

Martin Denly

Controls and instrumentation SME

Martin has a wide knowledge of controls and instrumentation across many process industries including fine chemical, oil & gas and pharmaceutical, with a particular interest in hazardous areasand safety systems.

When not at the desk he can be found sailing or walking the south west coast.

Martin Coleman

Process and pressure systems SME

Martin is a process engineer with 30 years experience working in the pharmaceutical and other process industries, in both design and manufacturing support roles. He has particular experience of pressure relief systems, process risk assessments and pharma chemical plant operations. He has worked with Energy and Carbon Reduction Solutions since 2018.

When not at work he enjoys long distance running and playing trumpet or euphonium with a local wind band.

Des Belford

Electrical SME

Des is an Incorporated Electrical Engineer & Chartered Manager specialising in High Voltage (HV), Critical Power, Data Centre, and Utilities & Facilities Management. He is a High Voltage / Complex Low Voltage Authorising Engineer to 33kV and Authorised SAP to 33kV.

His extensive knowledge of HV, HV Networks, CHP, Utilities, Electrical & Mechanical Infrastructure has been gained from many major installations across the UK. He uses his experience to help companies define and develop strategic & capital frameworks for current & future site development.

He is a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute with a strong background in Asset Management and has excellent engineering governance & compliance Leadership experience having been a UK Responsible Engineer for many years at large scale complex biopharmaceutical sites & mission critical financial facilities including major UK Banking Data Centres.

Outside work, Des enjoys spending time with his family and walking/cycling Coastal paths.

Martina Antalova


Martina joined Energy and Carbon with a lot of experience in pharmaceutical facilities design gained working on range of aseptic, life sciences and bioprocessing manufacturing for vaccine development. In recognition of her being a role model in the industry she was Awarded a centenary award for Outstanding Woman in Engineering by the Women s Engineering Society.

In her free time she volunteers for STEM and loves to spend time outdoors; running and hiking with her young family

Nigel Lenegan

Clean room and HVAC SME

In 2009 he founded Energy & carbon reduction solutions to provide energy optimisation and CO2 reduction advice to the life Science, university and pharmaceutical sectors. Since then he has become a recognised global Subject matter expert in GMP pharmaceutical facilities and energy use. He co founded the ISPE Sustainable Facilities CoP and is the current global chair. He has co written numerous technical papers and co authored a number of books on pharma energy.

When not working he enjoys watching his daughter play football and, when it’s not raining, riding his motorbike.

Pete Madden

HVAC and pressure systems SME

Pete recently joined the team at Energy and Carbon Reduction Solutions having spent his career to date working on a wide range of Pharma projects in the UK and abroad.

Outside work Pete enjoys trying to keep fit with gym and road cycling sessions and recovering with a pint of real ale or two

Martin Wheeler


Martin has been working for Energy and Carbon Reduction Solutions since 2013 helping clients to get their facilities working efficiently and well. He has worked in many areas of life science research and manufacturing and has particular experience of laboratory environments and systems.

When not at work he enjoys hiking, kayaking and managing a local Scout Active Support group.

Phil Woolrich

Project management and energy saving SME

Phil is a chartered engineer with the IMechE, he joined Energy and Carbon Reduction Solutions in 2014 and has an excellent technical knowledge of building services in a variety of environments, including manufacturing areas, laboratories, stability suites and large offices.

He also has project management, validation, change management and energy management experience. His hobbies include gardening and walking in the Peak District.