We provide a range of services ranging from advisory services and strategic planning to training, implementation and monitoring. 
Climate Emergency and Carbon
Assisting local councils to develop and implement robust action plans, in response to their declarations of climate and ecological emergency, Square Gain provides technical and commercial support to implement practical actions accross buildings, transport, procurement waste and other high intensity areas.  Services include:
  • Carbon benchmarking
  • Priory setting
  • Programme development
  • Implementation
  • Training (in-person, remotely and via e-learning)
  • Monitoring and communication
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Sustainable Finance
Sustainable finance seeks to improve environment, social and governance issues whilst also making a healthy financial return.  Square Gain services include:
  • Support on reporting, including climate related financial disclosure aligned with the requirements of TCFD (Taskforce on Financial Related Climate Disclosure)
  • Action-orientated support to enhance positive performance and disclosure on financial and ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) issues.
  • Consultancy support on sustainable finance and commercial awareness
  • Capacity-building training, on sustainable finance and commercial awareness. Tailored for environment and sustainability professionals.  This has been provided to leading consultancies including Mott Macdonald, ERM, AECOM, EBRD and with other large organisations such as Network Rail.
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Sustainable Infrastructure
  • Support to sustainable infrastructure investors, clients and developers.
  • Expert sustainability, life-cycle, environmental,  social knowledge
  • Qualified and experienced in CEEQUAL assessment, and verification, including active involvement in the highest scoring CEEQUAL scoring project (M25 motorway widening)
  • Qualified and experienced in Envision Sustainable infrastructure rating scheme, including active involvement in the first Envision Platinum rated project (I-4 Highway, Florida)
  • Good working knowledge of GRESB Infrastructure, SuRE and Infrastructure Sustainability.
Corporate Responsibility, Risk Management and Reporting
  • Sustainability strategy, and planning
  • Implementation support
  • Environmental training & awareness
  • Risk and Value auditing, including environmental, social and governance issues, and business ethics
  • Reporting
Sustainability and Environmental Management Systems
  • Strategy development and due diligence
  • Carbon Management Strategy and Planning
  • Company corporate responsibility reporting to meet investor ESG requirements (including TCFD)
  • Development and improvement of Environmental Management Systems - to ensure practical, simple and in-line with certifications including ISO 14001, ISO45001, BS8555
  • Audit and verification services
  • Sustainable building and infrastructure certification, including: BREEAM, HQM, CEEQUAL, Envision
  • Training - bespoke in-house and public courses
  • eLearning - development of bespoke solutions,
    using a variety of delivery platforms
    including Articulate Storyline and Litmos.
Supply-Chain Risk Management
We are pleased to incorporate:
Zero Carbon and Green Buildings
Working with our partner the Carbon Free Group, we provide ultra-low and zero carbon buildings.  Services range from consultancy support, through to design, sourcing innovative supply-chain companies, and full turnkey solutions.  Experience includes exemplar sustainability and innovation on over 500 retail, education, public, commercial and residential buildings.  Other services include:
  • Green building cost consulting and life cycle cost analysis
  • Sustainability masterplanning
  • Technology due-diligence
  • SKA
  • Home Quality Mark (HQM)
Supply chains are often opaque.  We have significant experience working with investors, multinationals and their supply chains and have worked on this issue with (amongst others) UN Principles for Responsible Investment and the Chartered Institute for Purchase and Supply.
  • ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) investor & multi-national supply-chain engagement strategy and implementation.
  •  Assistance with TCFD (Taskforce on Financial Related Climate Disclosure) responses to investors (including working on the joint Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IoFA) and Institue of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA) Financial Related Climate Disclosures working group.
  • Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - materiality and supply-chain risk assessment
  • Working with our partners in Horizon Ledger we have developed a DLT (Distributed Ledger Technology) based tool to accurately map the supply-chain, benefiting from zero-knowledge proof.  This enables the identification of supply-chain exposure to capital and ESG risks. This is being piloted on specific issues associated with the SDG and regulation such as the Modern Slavery Act 2015. Also being used to map SDG materiality and geographical risk.
    Please contact us to join the pilot group
  • WELL Building Standard:  WELL AP (accredited professional) services
  • RESET indoor air quality (IAQ) monitoring and benchmarking
  • Training & capacity building of what is entailed with the WELL Building Standard, best practices and common pitfalls.
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