As one of the world’s leading environmental engineering and sustainability firms, MWH works closely with clients to provide innovative, affordable solutions that reduce on-site capital and operating expenses due to inefficient resource use – providing green and sustainable projects, certifications and regulatory compliance. We deliver improved efficiencies while reducing cost and risk by optimizing the use of energy, water and other resources, while minimizing waste and harnessing available financial incentives for sustainable products. Whether we are working on sustainable water management or renewable energy projects, we minimize waste and harness available financial incentives.

Non- Hydropower Renewable Energy Projects

We provide full environmental engineering and design services for wind, solar, biomass/biogas/waste-to-energy and geothermal projects, including:

  • Resource assessments
  • Financial analysis & feasibility
  • Site due diligence
  • Permitting
  • Technical feasibility
  • System design

Energy Management

We provide innovative solutions to reduce and track our client’s energy consumption and costs now and in the future through services such as:

  • Studies and audits
  • Energy efficiency and conservation project design
  • Monitoring and verification
  • Energy master planning

Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation

We provide the technical expertise to help our clients quantify and reduce their GHG emissions to meet regulatory or voluntary goals, as well as assess their future risk to reduce or eliminate infrastructure failure:

  • Greenhouse Gas (GHG) footprinting and reporting to voluntary and regulatory bodies
  • GHG methodology validation and report verification
  • GHG reduction project design
  • Assessments and planning
  • Advisory services
  • Adaptation-based asset management planning
  • Assistance during registration for Joint Implementation and Clean Development Mechanisms within the Kyoto Protocol

LEED Green Building Design

Our experts design sustainable infrastructure that is sourced, built and managed to reduce total life cycle costs:

  • LEED administration, design, construction and consulting
  • Sustainable specifications
  • Lighting control and day lighting design
  • Recycled materials and reduced construction waste
  • Client education and presentations
  • Community education/workshops/awareness
  • Customizable green building rating system
  • Life cycle assessments
  • LEED implementation plans for federal projects
  • Noise management
  • Energy code compliant design

Sustainable Water Management

We provide innovative, affordable solutions to protect, enhance, store and distribute water, through services including:

  • Water recycling/reuse, including on-potable water uses and reuse of gray water
  • Water footprinting
  • Water resource allocation
  • Advanced treatment
  • Risk management
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