Earth Systems staff are experienced in greenhouse gas accounting and energy audits. We provide expert advice and innovative solutions to reduce operating costs by reducing the emissions intensity of our clients operations.
Earth Systems has the in-house capabilities to support statutory reporting obligations, such as:
- NGER (National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting) Act (Australian Federal Government)
- Emissions-Intensive Trade-Exposed (EITE) assessment under Renewable Energy Target (RET) – (Australian Federal Government)
- EEO (Energy Efficiency Opportunities) Act (Australian Federal Government)
- EREP (Environment and Resource Efficiency Plans) (Victoria State Government)
- SESP (Smart Energy Savings Program) (Queensland State Government)
- ESAP (Energy Savings Action Plans) – (New South Wales State Government)
- Climate Change and Greenhouse Emissions Reduction Act 2007 – (South Australia State Government)
We offer site or process-specific energy audits as per AS/NZS 3598. We can also support preparation of Energy Management Plans to manage long term energy strategies.
Conducting site energy audits as per AS/NZS 3598
Conducting greenhouse gas assessments as per ISO 14064 and World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) Protocol
Preparation of site or process-specific energy management plans
Assessment of site energy use and process efficiency, and identification of areas for improvement
Identification of mandatory reporting obligations and assistance with report compilation
Assisting businesses to identify and compile energy and emissions data for NGER Act reporting requirements and other compliance schemes
Benchmarking the greenhouse gas emissions of a product, service or operation using the appropriate standard/ methodology
Linking greenhouse gas reduction projects to carbon credit generation potential
Earth Systems has provided EITE assessment and advice services for several industries, including greenhouse gas emissions and revenue and production assurance statements for all organisations with the industries.
Experience and Recent Projects
Greenhouse gas audit for Federation Square in Melbourne CBD
Carbon and energy balance calculations and assessment for an algal biodiesel production process
NGER report submission assistance for a Victorian wind farm
NGER assessment and assistance for a large Australian paper mill
Strategic energy and greenhouse gas audits for government and business customers, including greenhouse gas abatement measures, energy savings and renewable energy technologies
Assisting Australian mine sites and processing facilities to identify and compile energy and emissions data for NGER Act reporting requirements
Level 1+ site energy audit for a complex aged care centre in Victoria
Successful track record of CIdentification of energy efficiency measures in an oil and gas refinery for carbon credit generation purposesDM projects including hydropower in Lao PDR and Sri Lanka, oil and gas flare reduction in PNG, and water purification in Bangladesh.