Dr Thomas Whiffen
Project Manager The Hybrid Home , Green Energy Options
After spells in academia and consultancy, Thom is using his building, energy and engineering expertise to help geo deliver a sustainable future, as Product Manager for geo’s Hybrid Home™ solution. With the Core energy brain at the centre, the Hybrid Home orchestrates household electrical and heating demands to be in tune with the grid. They incorporate battery storage, smart heating controls and EV charging to give households savings on their energy bills, improved living standards and ultimately reduce nationwide carbon emissions. To demonstrate the art of the possible, and the acceptance of the future grid amongst industry and the public alike, Thom is heading up a cross-industry team, led by geo, to deliver the Core4Grid project to prove the market viability and customer acceptance of the future flexible grid in 24 UK homes.