GPA supports the endeavour to make Adelaide a carbon neutral city and strives to contribute engineering knowledge and expertise to enable solutions for a more sustainable future. GPA are committed to respecting the environment and minimising pollution through effectively managing risk in project design and execution, promoting energy efficient solutions to clients and engaging in initiatives to reduce their own carbon footprint.
GPA recognises renewable and new energies as a vital part of reducing carbon emissions within Australian industry and strive to keep at the forefront of developing technologies, such as waste to energy, micro-grid systems, battery systems, embedded networks and hydrogen.
GPA is an Australian engineering consultancy with capabilities and service offerings in renewable and new energy markets. The company is involved in development and deployment of carbon reduction solutions for industrial applications throughout Australia. GPA monitor their own use of natural resources, both renewable and non-renewable, to maximise efficiency with the goal of minimising impact on the environment.
The company also understands that the energy market is undergoing a transformation, due to major trends including the widespread adoption of renewable generation, government targets for decarbonising energy, development of smart grids and smart energy technologies and a move away from coal for baseload power.
As well as services to power and gas industries, GPA supports their clients to develop and execute strategies in response to this energy market transformation. They advise clients on a range of current issues such as renewable energy and gas integration, and the impact of emerging industries and technology. GPA actively contributes to several associations and research groups, growing their local knowledge base, while building connections to industry networks worldwide.