Solas Energy® Consulting Recognized for Corporate Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice
FORT COLLINS, COLORADO and CALGARY, ALBERTA, July 14, 2022 — Solas Energy Consulting US Inc. was recently awarded Bronze certification from the Solar Energy Industries Association’s (SEIA) Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice (DEIJ) Program. SEIA recognition showcases Solas Energy Consulting and other renewable energy companies that actively increase the equality and diversity of their organizations, while also providing relevant tools, training, and other resources to their employees.
“Solas Energy Consulting is committed to improving diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice as core elements of our Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) efforts. Besides being the right thing to do, companies like ours that employ a more diverse, equitable workforce are proven to outperform more homogenous companies. That’s why it is so critical for the renewable energy industry to recruit, hire, and retain a more diverse workforce. We appreciate SEIA’s leadership in providing an action-based certification program to promote these important values within the solar industry,” stated Evelyn Carpenter, Co-founder and President of Fort Collins-based Solas Energy Consulting US, Inc.
Solas Energy Consulting’s ESG report can be found here.
Paula McGarrigle, Co-founder and Managing Director of Calgary-based Solas Energy Consulting Inc. added, “This achievement supports our corporate goal of promoting a diverse and inclusive team. We strive to be a leader in DEIJ within our industry and in the communities where we live and work. The actionable steps from this program have pushed us to think critically about where we stand, what improvements can be made, and how we can implement changes.”
Learn more about SEIA’s DEIJ Certification Program here,
About Solas Energy Consulting
Solas Energy Consulting provides comprehensive strategy and consulting services for renewable energy solutions throughout the US and Canada. The company’s expertise spans development and management of utility and commercial projects involving wind, solar, biomass, hydropower, geothermal, hydrogen, energy storage, grid modernization and electric vehicles (EV). With over 20 years of experience in project development, construction management, and climate change advisory, Solas Energy provides its clients with the depth and perspective required to navigate the complex issues associated with renewable energy project development and climate change policy. Solas Energy maintains offices in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA, and Calgary, Alberta, Canada. More information about the company can be found at solasenergyconsulting.com
CONTACT: Evelyn Carpenter