STRATEGY AND PLANNING


We offer a full spectrum of services and are ready to meet any challenge.

Strategy and Planning

We plan, design, engineer, construct, arrange financing, and maintain renewable power-generating facilities, as well as the systems that transmit and distribute electricity. Our services include planning, siting and licensing, permitting, engineering, procurement, construction and construction management, facility start-up, operations and maintenance, and expansion.  We provide these services to developers, utilities, industrial co-generators, independent power producers, original equipment manufacturers and government utilities.

With our focus on renewable energy generation, the Vasari Energy team has completed a significant number of comprehensive studies and projects evaluating a broad range of renewable energy technologies. After thorough study and analysis with our proprietary models and tools, Vasari Energy recommends the most cost effective and appropriate technology for your specific application. Whether it is evaluating the acquisition of a portfolio of renewable assets, developing an optimum renewable portfolio standard compliance plan, assisting with integrated resource plans, or performing regional resource assessments, Vasari Energy has the expertise needed to make it happen. The results are sustainable solutions, both from an environmental and financial perspective.

Vasari Energy offers a variety of services to the renewable energy industry including the following:

Site Identification and Assessment

  • Site screening and selection
  • Wind monitoring and data collection
  • Wind resource evaluation
  • Solar power feasibility studies
  • Land use compatibility and availability
  • Geotechnical investigations
  • Site assessment and due diligence
  • Fatal flaw analysis
  • Engineering feasibility assessment

Planning and Environmental Approvals

  • Licensing evaluation and strategy
  • Environmental impact assessments
  • Obtaining approvals and permits
  • Public involvement
  • Program planning and implementation

Power Delivery Services

  • Electrical grid integration and connection
  • Feasibility and impact studies
  • Facilities studies
  • Technical liaison with electrical utilities and power system operators

Site Design and Layout

  • Wind turbine selection
  • Micrositing and optimization
  • Solar technology and equipment selection
  • Civil works design (roads, crane pads, foundations)
  • Electrical design (collector systems, substations, power lines, reactive power compensation, control and communications)
  • Geotechnical engineering

Financing Support

  • Cost estimates
  • Financial modeling
  • Financial evaluation
  • Negotiating power purchase agreement
  • Due diligence reviews
  • Greenhouse gas emission reduction credits
  • Project finance

Implementation

  • Project management
  • Procuring equipment
  • Site supervision
  • Wind and solar plant construction
  • Commissioning and startup
  • Environmental and permit compliance
  • Weather forecasting for crane operations
  • Independent engineering services

Operation and Maintenance

  • Performance monitoring and reporting
  • Fault diagnosis
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Short term energy forecasting for power system operations