About Raoul Empey (BA BAI, MSC, CEng MIEI, CEM-I):
Raoul established Sustineo in 2011, a consultancy for businesses, organisations and people who want to reduce the impact they have on the environment and on society. Sustineo does sustainability in 3 simple steps aiming to help businesses increase profitability while doing something good for society and the living world.
He has assisted 100+ large and small organisations realise valuable energy cost savings through energy audits and ISO management systems. Public sector, SME and large enterprise clients range from golf clubs to dog food factories, and from haulage fleets to semi-state companies.
Raoul works as an energy advisor on behalf of the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) and a sustainability mentor on behalf or Bord Bia’s Origin Green programme. He is confident in challenging assumptions of business leaders, architects, engineers and other consultants and has over 15 years professional experience managing complex multidisciplinary projects in the UK & Ireland. Raoul is an excellent facilitator with a creative flair for implementing energy and carbon saving solutions.
- Climate Reality Leader, personally trained by former US Vice President Al Gore in the communication of climate change
- Registered Energy Auditor #EA10013
- Assoc of Energy Engineers membership no. 92835 (steering committee member for Irish chapter)
- Irish Green Building Council (National Expert on EPD Ireland)
- Irish Forum on Natural Capital (steering committee member)
- Chartered Engineer with Engineers Ireland membership no. 059488
- 7 years as a project and design civil and structural engineer