Environmental Consulting Services for the Energy Industry
As a full-service environmental consulting and engineering firm, PPM is well-positioned to help clients in the energy industry succeed by maintaining regulatory compliance and proactively managing potential environmental liabilities. This work has been a cornerstone of PPM’s business since the inception of our firm and accounts for approximately 60 percent of our business today.
Environmental costs and risks are growing for companies in all parts of the energy sector. The U.S. oil and gas production, refining and storage market is extremely volatile and always changing based on political cycles. Fossil fuels are under fire with the ever-present climate change agenda and at the same time renewable energies are pressing further into the mainstream energy market. These changing regulatory conditions require a keen understanding of the rule changes affecting the industry. PPM’s staff of regulatory experts thrive on keeping our clients apprised of these shifting winds to help our clients develop permitting and compliance strategies that best fit the current regulatory climate. This work has been a cornerstone of PPM’s business since the inception of our firm and accounts for approximately 60 percent of our business today.
Services Offered to the Energy Sector
PPM offers solutions for companies in all segments of the energy industry. We recognize that the growth of unconventional drilling and production techniques will create new engineering and regulatory challenges not only for well operators, but also for companies that operate pipelines, terminals and refineries. Establishing comprehensive plans for managing risks and responding to any contingencies that may emerge isn’t just a good business practice—in many cases it is a legal requirement. Our services help clients in three main areas: