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A reliable partner in helping de-risk projects to enable project development.

SWCA’s experts act as an extension of your team, navigating the unique challenges associated with the ever-changing landscape of solar development projects. Our project managers have experience at every step of the process, ensuring efficient and effective environmental support to meet your project goals on time and on budget.

Why Choose SWCA?

Local Teams. Nationwide Firm.

Our local experts have full access to a nationwide team. Our in-depth knowledge of the solar industry, land ownership, and infrastructure keeps the permitting process on track, allowing you to start building as soon as possible.

Strong Agency Relationships

We understand how agencies work and what information they need to streamline the permitting process and help you make well-informed, strategic decisions.

Sound Science. Policy Expertise

Our documents and reports are scientifically accurate, defensible, and fully compliant with all regulations.

Solar Project Lifecycle

Site Selection

  • Site Identification
  • GIS Analysis & Site Suitability Evaluation
  • Landowner Engagement & Coordination
  • Stakeholder Engagement, Community Outreach & Public Education
  • Utility Coordination
  • Early Critical Issues Identification and Assessment
  • Conceptual Design & Approximation of Developable Area
  • Permitting Plan and Strategies for Project Planning & Schedule

Pre-Construction

Environmental Permitting

Construction

Post-Construction Plans

  • Environmental Monitoring & Reporting
  • Reclamation & Restoration
  • Mitigation Monitoring
  • Adaptive Environmental Management
  • Environmental Audits
  • Enforcement Resolution

Contact Us

Chad Evenhouse
National

Chad Evenhouse

Chad is the Director of Generation at SWCA and specializes in complex development projects across the United States.

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April Montgomery
National

April Montgomery

April specializes in developing strategies to facilitate project success through the full development life cycle of renewable energy projects.
 

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Mickey Marcus
National

Mickey Marcus

Mickey specializes in complex development projects, with a particular focus in the Northeast.

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Ian Todd
California | West

Ian Todd

Ian specializes in solar development projects throughout California and the West Coast.

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Sara Twitchell
Pacific Northwest

Sara Twitchell

Sara specializes in solar development projects in the Pacific Northwest.

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Clint King
Rocky Mountain

Clint King

Clint specializes in solar development projects in the Rocky Mountain region.

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Devin Petry
Southwest

Devin Petry

Devin specializes in solar development projects in the Southwest.

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Kim Parker
New Mexico | Four Corners

Kim Parker

Kim specializes in solar development projects in New Mexico and the Four Corners region.

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Davy Crawley
Florida | Southeast

Davy Crawley

Davy specializes in solar projects in Florida and the Southeast.

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Drew Carson
Midwest

Drew Carson

Drew specializes in solar development projects in the Midwest.

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