EnviroCitizen.org is impressed with the strides that the state of California is making in green, sustainable energy. Individual companies like Simply Sustainable Consulting, a San Francisco-based project management firm, are making this possible. The firm is a member of the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) and Build It Green. Simply Sustainable Consulting believes that there is a simple way to say, do or achieve almost anything. Essentially, they break down the complex concepts behind sustainability and present accessible, simple solutions to their customers.
Monique Lee, the owner and sustainability consultant of Simply Sustainable Consulting, is passionate about the idea of spreading the knowledge about sustainability and making it easily available. Practically everyone who has worked with Simply Sustainable Consulting or who knows Lee has great things to say about the firm and its owner. Many people find her to be both conscientious and passionate about her work.
What does this firm do? Simply Sustainable Consulting helps property owners (both residential and commercial) to sustainably transform their buildings to make them more energy efficient and eco-friendly. The firm specializes in providing existing properties with practical green options and technologies that will specifically benefit their energy needs and reduce their impact on the planet. Simply Sustainable Consulting manages green projects, preventing clients from having to worry about permits, audits, strategic planning, LEED documentation or selecting consultants because they handle it all for their clients.
The firm also conducts energy and water audits to determine how a client's energy is being used and how to reduce their use along with the costs associated with these resources. They can also perform operations and human comfort assessments, so that clients can determine their building's indoor air quality and filtration, as well as to determine the presence of pests or waste that can be eliminated. Additionally, Simply Sustainable Consulting can undertake building performance tests to determine ways in which buildings can become more efficient, saving clients money and reducing their carbon footprint.
For being a relatively new company (the firm began in February 2009), EnviroCitizen.org has discovered that Simply Sustainable Consulting has gotten a lot done. They have worked with numerous clients and have plans to do even more in the future. Simply Sustainable Consulting is an up-and-coming energy consulting firm that is sure to make a big impact!