Urbanization. Population growth. Climate change. Technological advancements. Energy challenges. These global megatrends are some of the most salient issues impacting governments and businesses today.

Shaping strategy, implementing solutions, and measuring and reporting

WSP works with clients to shape an environmental or sustainability vision and strategy that will give clear market stand-out and address the areas of greatest impact to realize positive bottom-line results. We also provide clear advice and action for day-to-day issues, with the breadth of expertise to tackle all areas across climate change and sustainability. Our expertise spans:

  • Sustainable Urban Master Planning
  • Green Building Design
  • Low-Carbon Development Design
  • National, Regional and Corporate Sustainability Strategies
  • Sustainable Cities
  • Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies
  • Energy Strategies
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Environmental Management Systems
  • Product Stewardship
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Life Cycle Analysis and Footprinting
  • Energy, Carbon, Greenhouse Gas (GHG), Waste and Water Resource Efficiency
  • Report Assurance
  • GHG Reporting and the Carbon Disclosure Project

Track record across all industry sectors

WSP has worked around the world with clients from diverse industries. We developed the climate plan for the City of Johannesburg, as well as a sustainability strategy for the Stockholm Royal Seaport development. We helped one of Germany's main power companies to understand the impact on different types of generation, and undertook the industry's first study of the environmental impacts of cloud computing for Microsoft. We also provided engineering expertise for 1 Shelley Street in Sydney - a six-star Green Star office building, and we are working with the UK Government's Technology Strategy Board on future-proofing existing buildings, such as Great Ormond Street Hospital in London. And, we developed an energy-efficient mobility plan for downtown Zarqa in Jordan.

WSP has the expertise to help business decision makers, government agencies and technology solution providers take the next steps. Contact us to see how we can help.