Collaborating for Targeted Results

Every multi-disciplinary project we undertake or participate in has its own unique characteristics, challenges and opportunities. We are very fortunate to work with some highly skilled professionals that come together to offer the best team for your needs. The following are some of the people that we work with:


Dr. Kirby Calvert

Dr. Kirby Calvert is an Assistant Professor in Geography at the University of Guelph.  He is also co-director of the Community Energy Knowledge and Action Partnership (CEKAP). Kirby received his PhD in Geography (2013) through the Queen's Institute of Energy and Environmental Policy, where he developed concepts and techniques to assess and spatially plan for local renewable energy generation.  As an assistant...

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Garforth International llc

  Garforth International llc (GIL), a consultancy specializing in energy master planning and climate change mitigation, was founded in 2003, and is led by Mr. Peter Garforth.  GIL has been collaborating with other technically proficient companies and individuals over the past several years.  In doing so, they have developed a comprehensive approach to energy management planning, backed by decades of...

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Mary-Kate Gilbertson

Mary-Kate is a passionate, community builder dedicated to catalyzing resilient, connected communities. Mary-Kate Gilbertson has over 20 years of experience in environmental work and is the owner of Kaboom Consulting. She is a shareholder in Anwaatin Inc, an indigenous company working with indigenous communities to eradicate energy poverty and encourage participation of first nations in Ontarios new Cap and Trade...

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Robert J Kerr and Associates

Rob Kerr is currently an independent consultant, based in Guelph, Ontario, providing community energy services. Rob has over 35 years of experience in many facets of the transitioning energy market with a focus on policy development and implementation of energy and climate change projects/programs in the municipal and community space. His work experience has been a balance between the private and...

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