SOSJ Consulting helps people understand the importance of living and doing business sustainably and provides them with the guidance to help achieve this.
SOSJ Consulting helps business, not-for-profit organisations and people improve their environmental footprint. Assistance can be offered in the areas of zero emissions planning, climate change mitigation, environmental management, natural resource management, renewable energy, improving circular economy, and sustainable rural enterprise initiatives.
Practical sustainability advice is delivered ensuring that all environmental, financial and social parameters are considered.
SOSJ Consulting can calculate your annual carbon footprint (greenhouse gas emissions) and help you understand how you can reduce your carbon footprint. Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventories can be prepared in accordance with NGER guidelines.
As part of a Carbon Management Plan and/or Zero Emissions Planning Roadmap, Marginal Abatement Cost Curve (MACC) Analysis can be delivered. A Marginal Abatement Cost Curve presents graphically and in a quantifiable manner, the investment performance of carbon abatement opportunities. Volumes of abatement from a suite of carbon abatement opportunities (for example fuel reduction, energy efficiency, renewable energy and carbon offsets) can be compared at different cost scenarios, this ranking of opportunities allows the user to understand what volumes of abatement are achievable at a given point in time.
The MACC curve provides an essential tool for strategic decision making in carbon reduction and zero emissions planning.
SOSJ Consulting has delivered MACC’s for State Government, Local Government and a wide range of private industry sectors.
SOSJ Consulting provides impartial advice on how to achieve energy cost savings.
A complete energy assessment of your business and operations will be conducted and this will include a review of your current electricity bills. An energy audit report will help you understand your main energy sources and how you can make financial savings and become more energy efficient.
As an Independent consultant SOSJ Consulting provides impartial advice and does not represent any technology supplier.
Business operations can be assessed and the most suitable opportunities for renewable energy recommended. Renewable energy recommendations included a detailed financial investment assessment.
Since 2016, SOSJ Consulting has been delivering high quality independent reviews, project evaluations, management plans, strategies, feasibility assessments, cost benefit analyses, marginal abatement cost curve analysss, case studies and business cases.
SOSJ Consulting helps resolve sustainability issues by providing practical solutions.
SOSJ Consulting draws upon expertise from a wide range of fields including fisheries management, climate change mitigation and adaptation, water and wastewater, energy management, renewable energy, sustainable rural enterprise, sustainable development and carbon offsets.
SOSJ Consulting can assist with business case development in low-carbon, energy efficiency, renewable energy, sustainable transport, green technology and emerging innovations. Net Present Value (NPV) analysis is used to forecast the financial outcome of the initiative.
In addition assistance can be provided for grant funding applications.
SOSJ Consulting draws upon international experience as Expert Evaluator for the European Commission, helping enterprises bring innovations in all areas of low-carbon, clean energy, circular economy to commercial exploitation.
Assisting the local Noosa community work towards their 2026 zero net greenhouse gas emissions target. Development of 10 case studies of Noosa businesses that have invested in solar with the aim of encouraging other businesses to invest in solar.
The case studies document the type of business, solar system size, payback period, financial and electricity savings for that business. Depending on the business, payback periods are under less than 2 years with significant financial savings.
Case Studies Overview
Paint Right Noosa
Di Henshall Interior Design
Andrew’s A Grade Mechanical
Noosa Sun Motel