Polar Geoscience Ltd. is proud to support the development of clean and environmentally sustainable energy sources and offers environmental consulting services to both public and private energy sector clients. Our staff has considerable experience providing environmental consulting services to Independent Power Producers (IPPs) during all stages of project development. This includes:

Energy and Environmental Studies

  • Hydrologic studies to identify water supply/power potential
  • Peak and low flow estimation
  • Terrain and terrain stability mapping
  • Natural hazard assessment
  • Surficial geology and soils mapping
  • Identification of aggregate sources
  • Stream channel assessments
  • Snow and ice surveys

Baseline Environmental Monitoring

  • Streamflow monitoring network design, installation, and management
  • Water quality monitoring
  • Climate station design, installation, and management

Development Plans and Permitting

  • Liaison with regulators during the permitting process
  • Critical review of all component studies including water supply/power estimates, natural hazard studies, fisheries, wildlife, and socio-economic impact assessments
  • Synthesis of environmental and socio-economic impact assessment results and drafting of Development Plans

Construction and Operation

  • Preparation of Construction Environmental Management Plans (CEMPs)
  • Specialized erosion and sediment control planning and implementation
  • Environmental monitoring during and post-construction

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Lars Uunila, P.Geo.
Office: 604.815.4548

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