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Creating sustainable communities requires an understanding of the complex web of networks that efficiently transport people, goods, power, water, waste, and information throughout a city. At LEVEL, we offer a wide variety of services to help clients grasp the interconnections, inter-dependencies, and synergies driving urban sustainability. 

 
 
LEVEL facilitates workshops and goal setting exercises for local communities to formulate a coherent vision of sustainability.

LEVEL facilitates workshops and goal setting exercises for local communities to formulate a coherent vision of sustainability.

LEVEL uses local climatic and environmental data to assess the feasibility of using ecological elements to increase aesthetic appeal, improve quality of life, reduce need for air conditioning, aid water conservation efforts, and lessen impacts of storm water runoff.

LEVEL uses local climatic and environmental data to assess the feasibility of using ecological elements to increase aesthetic appeal, improve quality of life, reduce need for air conditioning, aid water conservation efforts, and lessen impacts of storm water runoff.

We analyze ridership demands, identify appropriate sources of capital investment, and assess operational costs and revenues to find the lowest impact transit technology that increases mobility.

We analyze ridership demands, identify appropriate sources of capital investment, and assess operational costs and revenues to find the lowest impact transit technology that increases mobility.

To provide locally generated, sustainable energy, LEVEL develops customized energy mixes of solar, wind, and hydro power. We study technologies that transform wastes to create renewable energy, such as anaerobic digestion.

To provide locally generated, sustainable energy, LEVEL develops customized energy mixes of solar, wind, and hydro power. We study technologies that transform wastes to create renewable energy, such as anaerobic digestion.

LEVEL creates project-specific sustainability metrics that can be used to measure design schemes and identify issues like energy efficiency, water conservation, indoor environmental quality, community health, economic prosperity, and education outreach.

LEVEL creates project-specific sustainability metrics that can be used to measure design schemes and identify issues like energy efficiency, water conservation, indoor environmental quality, community health, economic prosperity, and education outreach.

LEVEL designs water networks that best adhere to local water quality standards, reliability requirements, and economic constraints. LEVEL utilizes pioneering technologies so treated effluent can be reused.

LEVEL performs city-scale carbon emission inventories using a variety of methodologies and tools, ranging from the ICLEI framework to customized inventories based on IPCC inventory protocol.

LEVEL performs city-scale carbon emission inventories using a variety of methodologies and tools, ranging from the ICLEI framework to customized inventories based on IPCC inventory protocol.

LEVEL develops educational initiatives to help people understand complex ecological interactions and empower them to adopt new habits that further the community’s overarching commitment to sustainability.

LEVEL develops educational initiatives to help people understand complex ecological interactions and empower them to adopt new habits that further the community’s overarching commitment to sustainability.

LEVEL designs progressive storm water drainage systems that mimic natural systems so increasingly severe weather events can be more properly managed. 

LEVEL designs progressive storm water drainage systems that mimic natural systems so increasingly severe weather events can be more properly managed. 

LEVEL’s integrated waste management plans endeavor to close waste loops by finding value in waste sources.

LEVEL’s integrated waste management plans endeavor to close waste loops by finding value in waste sources.

 

SUSTAINABILITY CONSULTING CASE STUDIES