Contracts

June 2018 – 

Client: Parceline Express/The Freightways Group

EV integration investigation

I am working with Freightways to identify pathways forward for the introduction of electric vehicles into their operations, including consideration of courier vans and short-haul trucks.

February 2018 – 

Client: Greater Wellington Regional Council

Climate change advisory services

This involves supporting and coordinating region-wide groups of councillors and officers working on climate change-related matters, progressing related projects, writing submissions to government consultations and providing advice to the organisation as required.

February 2018 – May 2018

Client: Energy Management Association of NZ

Trainer for the Energy&CarbonManager Professional training course

This involved development and delivery of modules on climate change, integrated energy and carbon management and planning, and transport. The course will run again 6-9 Nov 2018 in Wellington. Full information can be found on the EMANZ website here.

August 2017 – December 2017

Client: Wellington Electricity

Project Co-ordinator for Electric Vehicle Charging Trial

This project aimed to better understand the impact of home electric vehicle charging on peak demand as well as consumer behaviours and attitudes towards possible price-based and technology-based solutions. The final report on the project can be downloaded here: EV Charging_Trial_Report_Final. (Adobe PDF, 4.1Mb)


August 2017 – April 2018

Client: Manawatu District Council

Preparing business case for electric refuse and recycling collection vehicles

Proposed vehicles would be employed for kerbside public sanitation services in Manawatu District. I also prepared a grant application to the EECA Low Emission Vehicles Contestable Fund for the client.


June 2017 – September 2017

Client: Kāpiti Coast District Council

Preparing business case for LED streetlight enhanced renewal programme 

The business case was approved by NZTA and implementation of this programme  commenced in October 2017.


July 2017 – November 2017

Client: Kāpiti Coast District Council

Preparing climate change strategy for Water and Wastewater activity management plans

This involved providing a strategic context, carbon footprinting the activities, an assessment of emissions reduction opportunities and creation of associated performance metrics.


December 2017 – January 2018

Client: Kāpiti Coast District Council

Completing Standard details and Specifications for Road Lighting Infrastructure document

This document details Council’s requirements for road lighting on their network, in particular acceptable LED luminaires, columns and outreaches.


February 2017 – March 2017

Client: Energy Management Association of NZ

Trainer for the EnergyManager Professional training course

This involved development and delivery of modules on energy baselining and evaluation techniques, greenhouse gas emissions management and transport.