Clinton MacDonald, Manager, Meteorology, Measurements, and Outreach Division
Oil and Gas
Use STI's extensive technical expertise, objectivity, and attention to detail to meet your regulatory and operational requirements. STI has worked with oil and gas refineries to find solutions for a range of monitoring, modeling, and compliance projects.
Leverage our technical expertise to solve your compliance issues. Our extensive experience working with government agencies gives our private-sector clients a high level of trust in our analyses and allows us to help them understand and navigate the regulatory environment.
Modeling and Analysis
Support your management decisions with accurate air quality modeling and dependable analysis. Our modeling work covers local to continental scales, historical and forecasted conditions, real-time analysis, and custom visualizations.
Air Quality and Meteorological Measurements
Design and implement monitoring networks to support air quality modeling and address issues of concern, including permit requirements and source-receptor relationships.
Emissions Inventory Development
Understand the magnitude of emissions to support your air quality management plans, compliance actions, and control measure assessments.
Bottom-Up Emissions Estimation
STI prepares high-quality emissions inventories by collecting emission factors and representative activity data for a variety of source types. This includes using public surveys to gather information on emissions-producing activities.
Top-Down Emissions Assessments
Improve your emissions inventories; STI has developed and refined methods to improve existing inventories by comparing emissions estimates to ambient monitoring data or remote sensing data.
Renewable Energy Research
Leverage STI's experience with meteorological research and instrument operations to take full advantage of renewable energy opportunities.
Forecast Improvement Studies
Understand the processes that influence the sub-daily to daily variations in wind power production.
Specialized Research Measurements
Use real-time measurements of key meteorological processes to improve short-term wind ramp forecasts.