GHG Service Directory
The GHG Services Directory helps Regional Carbon Initiative members meet their carbon reduction targets by connecting them with experienced GHG service professionals who will help them identify and realize reduction opportunities.
GHG professionals are organized in the directory both by name and area specialization.
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This directory is provided as a resource to assist in carbon emission reductions in Waterloo Region and the listing of a GHG Services Professional in this directory does not represent a recommendation or endorsement by Sustainable Waterloo Region.
Services offered to identify, quantify, verify or sell renewable energy credits or carbon offsets. GHG Reduction Opportunity: organizations can offset their carbon emissions by purchasing or generating carbon offsets or renewable energy credits. Example Services: project registration, project verification, credit selling and marketing.
Climate Change Strategy Services
Services to conduct research or develop strategies on GHG emissions reductions and risk mitigation. GHG Reduction Opportunity: These services help members make informed strategic or legal decisions and mitigate climate change risks. Example Services: corporate GHG strategy development, employee engagement, sustainable development planning, environmental law, etc.
Environment, Health, and Safety professionals assess and plan for health and safety issues from the perspective of occupations, community, and the natural environment. They focus on water, energy, air, waste, noise, and contamination. EH & S consultants are often occupational safety and health experts. GHG Reduction Opportunity: Services to help long-term sustainability of the natural environment. Example Services: environmental consulting, environmental management systems, environmental baseline studies, environmental risk management, EH&S Compliance Audits.
Services to manage and reduce energy use. GHG Reduction Opportunity: These services conserve and reduce energy demand. Example Services: energy reporting, energy conservation, energy audits, energy awareness programs, invoice verification, energy consumption analysis and management, program design.
Services to reduce emissions from fleet and personal vehicle transportation activities. GHG Reduction Opportunity: These services reduce GHG emissions related to employee or personal-vehicle business transportation. Example Services: carpooling, car share, bike share, teleconferencing, etc.
Services to assess, quantify and identify sources of GHG emissions. GHG Reduction Opportunity: Members can baseline current GHG emissions and/or identify reduction opportunities. Example Services: GHG audits, GHG inventories, etc.
Services offered to design, build or renovate to low-impact, energy-efficient buildings. GHG Reduction Opportunity: Partners can design new buildings or incorporate LEED features into existing structures to reduce energy use. Example Services: Green roof designs, daylighting strategies, energy efficient lighting, LEED designation, etc.
Services designed to generate and manage energy from virtually inexhaustible sources such as solar, wind, geothermal, hydro, and biomass. GHG Reduction Opportunity: These services reduce demand on GHG-intensive energy by helping members produce their own renewable energy. Example Services: installation, opportunity assessments, program design/planning, maintenance, incentive processing, monitoring, project permitting, project decommissioning
Site Investigation, Remediation, Restoration, and Design
Services to address environmental liability issues by assessing and removing pollution or designing and implementing natural ecosystems and landscapes. GHG Reduction Opportunity: The services prepare or restore land for GHG reduction initiatives. Example Services: brownfield redevelopment, risk assessment, contaminated site management, carbon sequestration, low-impact landscaping.
Waste Management and Disposal
Services to manage and reduce waste streams. GHG Reduction Opportunity: Members can reduce waste-generated GHG emissions. Example Services: waste audits/consulting, waste reduction strategies, asset recovery plans, waste-to-energy projects, waste education programs, other waste pick-up, etc.
Services to reduce water consumption or plan/design alternatives to public water services. GHG Reduction Opportunity: The services reduce demand from your local distribution company. Example Services: water reduction strategies, greywater recycling, rainwater harvesting, well digging, etc.