Services

Developing renewable energy projects is complex. We provide the sustained capacity and technical support needed for communities to navigate the entire renewable energy development process, from idea to operation.

We manage all of the services required to bring a renewable energy project to life

Community Energy Planning

Develop a guiding framework for energy development and energy efficiency improvements that are specific to a community’s unique values and needs

Renewable Resource Assessments

Identify the location and generation potential of renewable energy resources, including hydro, solar, wind, geothermal, biomass, and ocean/tidal using field data and computer modelling software

Business Planning

Build a solid business plan based on market conditions, feasibility assessments, regulatory and capacity requirements, risks and controls. Gain community support, obtain funding and secure financing with this key document in hand

Environmental Review and Permitting

Ensure all regulatory requirements are duly considered so projects can proceed efficiently through license application, environmental assessment, stakeholder and public engagement, and government and utility relations

Construction Procurement and Management

Manage tendering, contracts, project planning, contractor coordination and communications for equipment supply and installation, professional services and construction

Community Engagement and Training

Engage community members through educational workshops and skills development in renewable energy and energy efficiency. Value the knowledge and contribution of communities by including them in the process

Feasibility Studies and Site Selection

Determine the technical, environmental, social and economic feasibility of developing renewable energy resources and prioritize the most promising sites. Estimate costs early on to support planning and decision making

Funding Support

Identify funds that may be available for your project and apply with the confidence that comes from working with a successful and experienced team

Project Design and Engineering

Define project generation capacity and design the project with proper consideration of environmental, geotechnical and other site conditions. Determine capital costs and develop a robust economic model to verify ongoing project viability

Operations Management

Operate power plants efficiently with ongoing monitoring, maintenance, utility and regulatory reporting, record keeping and administration. Train and support local power plant operators and oversee operations

We now offer ENERGY EFFICIENCY services

Community Energy Planning

Develop a guiding framework for energy development and energy efficiency improvements that are specific to a community’s unique values and needs

Energy Saving Opportunity Assessments

Identify opportunities to save energy in homes and commercial buildings. Complete energy audits to determine cost-effective opportunities to save energy and reduce energy costs.

Strategic Energy Management

Develop, implement and monitor processes and systems to achieve continuous energy performance improvements in community energy systems

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