SWCA Environmental Performance Group contracted with Sweet Candy Company, a 100-year old producer of quality candies with sales across America, to develop a comprehensive sustainability program. Program development included the following:
Deer Valley Ski Resort has been rated the #1 ski resort in North America three times in the past 5 years, including their most recent #1 rating in 2007.
SWCA Environmental Performance Group worked with Deer Valley to:
Founded in 1869 as a silver mining town, Park City has since left its silver mining roots and is now known as one of America's premier skiing and all-season resort destinations. In 2002, Park City was chosen as a venue site for the Winter Olympics, and is home to three of North America's leading ski resorts: The Canyons Resort, Deer Valley Resort, and Park City Mountain Resort.
As part of its responsibilities under the U.S. Mayors Climate Protection Agreement, Park City Municipal Corporation (PCMC) contracted with SWCA Environmental Performance Group to baseline its government operations greenhouse gas emissions, and also to estimate its 1990 greenhouse gas emissions.
SWCA Environmental Performance Group worked with Park City to complete the baseline carbon inventory on a very aggressive schedule. SWCA Environmental Performance Group generated a publicly available report documenting and explaining the results, with PCMC's greenhouse gas emissions broken out by both department and facility. This reporting structure gave PCMC maximum flexibility with data organized for both planning and reporting purposes.
SWCA Environmental Performance Group helped Zermatt Resort and Spa with:
Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR) was ranked the third most environmentally friendly ski resort in North America by the Ski Area Citizens' Coalition. PCMR contacted SWCA Environmental Performance Group for help determining the resort's current environmental impacts, and SWCA Environmental Performance Group provided PCMR with:
This is believed to be the first Ecological Footprint completed for a ski area in North America.
Connor Sport Court (CSC) is the #1 manufacturer of wood flooring for athletic courts in the USA. CSC partnered with SWCA Environmental Performance Group to conduct a triple-bottom-line baseline assessment of company operations. The triple bottom line assessment focused on CSC's social, environmental, and financial performance. Work performed included:
SWCA Environmental Performance Group helped Black Diamond, an international outdoor equipment manufacturer, with:
Harmons, Utah's leading "one stop shopping" grocer, tapped SWCA Environmental Performance Group for expert assistance with their sustainability program development. EPG provided Harmons with:
SWCA Environmental Performance Group performed a baseline Environmental Opportunities Analysis for Banco Popular, a $50 billion market capitalized financial institution with over 190 branch locations.
This baseline assessment included:
SWCA Environmental Performance Group advised Utah's capital on the city's carbon inventory assessment. This included:
Recently, SWCA Environmental Performance Group was selected as Salt Lake City's on-call environmental sustainability consultant.
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Jan. 5, 2009 - SWCA Environmental Performance Group helped Zermatt Resort achieve EarthRight Silver "Eco-Friendly Business" certification. Zermatt Resort is the first luxury resort in North America to achieve this certification. EarthRight Silver cer... Read More...
November 26, 2008 - SWCA Environmental Performance Group completed a baseline assessment and sustainability plan development program with REP Associates based in West Palm Beach, Florida. REP Associates is now poised to launch its full sustainability... Read More...
November 12, 2008 - SWCA Environmental Performance Group completed a carbon footprint baseline assessment for Rowland Hall-St. Mark's school, including school energy consumption, bus services, staff commuting, student commuting, and school waste. Thi... Read More...