About Redford-Tech Limited

CFL Redford-Tech Limited provides consultancy services to help developers, specifiers and users of energy efficiency and renewable technologies. These include 'turn key' services to help transition concepts from the 'back of the envelope' to 'proof of concept' and analysis services to identify the true value of new technologies. The company also develops new energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies, particularly related to heating and cooling systems, Woodburn based on the expertise and experience of Simon Redford. Redford-Tech Limited also trades under the name 'FHT Stoves' for all work relating to the development of a revolutionary new technology for connecting wood burning stoves directly to central heating systems. More information about the principal areas of activity can be found on the Services page and on the Products page.

Simon Redford

Simon Redford is an Engineer with more than thirty years experience. He holds a first class honours degree in Electro-Mechanical Engineering and a Master's degree in Systems and Control. He is currently focused on development of heating systems including Micro Cogeneration, Industrial CHP and Biomass technologies.

In previous roles Simon has developed energy efficiency and renewable energy projects and products for the Electricity Industry and major energy users. He has also been involved in specialist software development for engineering applications and still develops real-time software for control and visualisation of thermodynamic products.

Simon is the principal inventor or co-inventor of a range of patented technologies including innovations in solid fuel stoves, various aspects of thermodynamic machines and voltage control. In addition to commercialising the FHT Stove technology, he is currently developing Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) products and is assisting other developers with practical implementation and IP development for heating and cooling technologies.

Past posts include Managing Director of Energetix MicroPower, Group Manager at EA Technology, and various Engineering R&D roles at BBN Systems and Technologies, Intelligent Applications Ltd, Heriot Watt University (staff) and the Royal Aircraft Establishment.

For more information about Simon go to his LinkedIn page.

Areas of Expertise

- Heating and Cooling technologies, including Wood Burning Stoves, MicroCHP and Heat Pumps
- Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Product Developments
- Control Systems
- Data Analysis and Systems Modelling
- Demand-Side Management/Load Management


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Redford-Tech Ltd is a privately owned company
Previously named KinXerG Ltd
Also trading under the name 'FHT Stoves' - see FHT Stoves Website
Registered in England and Wales, UK
Company Registration Number 6046750
VAT Registration Number 899 7126 53