PROJECTS

MEASURE
Research and analysis to footprint your operations, products, or services and benchmark performance to the standards that matter.
MANAGE
Business planning and performance tracking systems to help you get to where you want to be.
MARKET
Research and positioning to help you be transparent and sell your benefits authentically.

PUBLIC

Multnomah County, OR

Burnside Bridge Rehabilitation, In Partnership with HDR

  • Screened the project for non-regulatory concerns and benefits related to the environment and social equity, specifically: Energy and Emissions; Equity, Access, and Mobility; Human Health and Safety; Habitat and Biodiversity; Material Life-Cycle and Re-use; Context-Sensitivity; and Toxics
  • Identified materials for improvement and reported on affected populations that needed coordinated care
  • Alternatives Analysis, triple bottom line assessment
  • Documented the improved performance of the project for elected leadership
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OTHER RECENT PROJECTS:
City of Eugene–climate recovery ordinance technical assistance
Vermont Department of Transportation–solar program development
EWEB Utility–hydrogen generation, storage and stationary power feasibility study

Beaverton, OR

Climate Action Plan for the Community and Operations, Mitigation and Adaptation

  • Developed Beaverton's first Climate Action Plan to cover the community at large and City Operations for both mitigation and adaptation
  • Provided policy/program crosswalk, information papers, tools to collect and track data
  • Facilitated key technical stakeholder working group, prioritized action lists and the characterized and scaled co-benefits of over 40 mitigation actions
  • Assisted the Mayor in choosing science based targets, edited the plan and provided guidance for public engagement
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OTHER RECENT PROJECTS:
Washington County, OR–total cost of ownership tool
City of Tacoma–environmental action plan
City of Corvallis, OR–climate action plan
Metropolitan Wastewater Management Commission–triple bottom line analysis of temperature compliance alternatives

Portland Metro

Identifying and Assessing Options for Managing Urban Wood Waste

  • Quantified GHG and particulate matter emissions and net energy used and created for three scenarios of urban wood waste:
    1) CHP Generation
    2) Residential Pellet Manufacturing
    3) MDF Manufacturing
  • Designed an Excel-based model to compare three fates of wood waste with toggled future regulatory conditions: hogged fuel for energy, densified wood pellets, and production of fiberboard.
  • Developed the tool based on EPA's WARM model, but modified it to encompass local conditions such as power generation.
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OTHER RECENT PROJECTS:
Federal Highway Administration–feasibility and implications of electric vehicles
Eugene Water & Electric Board–program design for carbon trading in the drinking water supply watersheds
City of Eugene–recycling economic development opportunities
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PRIVATE

American Chemistry Council

White paper on Benchmarking Plastics to Fuel Technologies to Air Emissions of Common Industries

  • Gathered air emission run data, bench data, and permit data for the technology providers and normalized them to a standard functioning unit of an inbound ton of plastic feedstock
  • Benchmarked emissions to commonly known industries and facilities such as bakeries, dairies, campus housing etc. to illustrate relative levels of air emissions
  • Developed a white paper on the air emissions profile of the technologies, developed graphics to show comparative scale and developed a special section on dioxins to educate the readers on the sources of dioxins and the means to avoid their formation
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OTHER RECENT PROJECTS:
Bare Snacks–life cycle analysis
Confidential Materials Management Company–comparative environmental benefit study of food waste co-digested at waste water treatment facilities versus standalone anaerobic digestion

Fresherized Foods

Annual Sustainability Program Management, GHG and Water Performance Evaluation, Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting and Communications

  • Assisted with the annual sustainability efforts providing executive sustainability strategy and oversight of the operational efforts required for Fresherized to meet its GHG and supply chain goals
  • Performed an annual GHG inventory along with reporting to CDP Supply Chain, CDP Water, Walmart's Sustainability Index, and Ecovadis
  • Provided expertise in life-cycle analysis, water management, sustainability policy, and communications
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OTHER RECENT PROJECTS:
United Soybean Board–stewardship framework for farm level management of row crops
GloryBee–sustainability program development
Allos Environmental–development of a corporate sustainability management system

Loop Energy

Go to market strategy for heavy duty hydrogen fuel cells

  • Performed hands on market research to identify the marketplace for heavy duty zero tailpipe emission vehicles. Deliverables included assisting the customer in finding and evaluating:
    - pilot testing partners
    - strategic manufacturing partners
    - funding strategies
    - regulators and granting bodies
    - early-adopting and flagship customers
    - key environmental analytics
    - path to market
  • Additionally, Good Company was instrumental in bringing an experienced clean technology CFO to the company to support financial planning efforts.
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OTHER RECENT PROJECTS:
CafĂ© Yumm!–sustainability framework, metrics and benefit company reporting
Confidential Private Equity Firm–pre-investment due diligence on food supply chain company