Please join us at the next BC Sustainable Energy Association's Vancouver Chapter meeting on Wednesday, October 7th at 7pm.
Morgan McDonald, Director of Sourcing, Offsetters, will be speaking on how an offset project gets developed, covering areas such as quality, additionality, and net positive impact on the climate and community. He will also discuss the perceived and actual faults in various offset systems and how offsets can and do play a role in the climate goals for BC will also be presented.
Morgan has over ten years of experience in the private and not-for-profit sectors designing and describing sustainable energy systems. At Offsetters he is responsible for researching, evaluating, and developing new technology-based projects to generate carbon credits. In his previous work with a renewable energy company, he designed solar water heating systems for residential, commercial and institutional buildings. As Design Manager, he oversaw installations from concept through to commissioning for retrofit as well as new construction projects.
Prior to this, Morgan worked with environmental NGOs developing and delivering interactive programming on sustainable technologies and ecological systems. He was a founding director of the BC Sustainable Energy Association (BCSEA) and a member of the Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA) education and training committee.