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Introduction to GEMM
GEMM's decarbonization, energy, grid, and funding experts pioneer integrated technical and financial masterplanning from project inception, transitioning complex energy infrastructure and envelope solutions into good business across your portfolio.
This unique approach focuses on underwritten balance sheet strategies to facilitate decision-making and execution within weeks of initial consultation.
Masterplan: A comprehensive plan outlining the technical & financial components of a project with the expert guidance and support for execution.
GEMM's Masterplanning Solution
GEMM transforms your project idea into a profitable reality. We streamline the four key services below to ensure your project's success.
GEMM assesses the best strategies and resources to satisfy Ownership, Occupant & Environmental needs and educated decision making. GEMM develops the required technical & financial documentation for complex project components, working independently or collaborating with client advisory teams and trade allies.
Energy Planning & Technical Advisement
GEMM investigates 8+ energy-focused funding solutions for the upfront design, custom tailoring the best strategies to achieve short & long-term technical, financial, balance-sheet and legal objectives. GEMM will either work alongside your financier or use someone within our network to secure the client’s best suited financing package.
Arrange Specialty Financing For New & Existing Buildings
GEMM representation ensures economic and environmental project success through client General Contractor/Construction Manager collaboration, conceptualization to delivery. GEMM Commissioning professionals independently verify installation results achieve projected benefits and operational success.
Professional Commissioning & Results Validation
Unprecedented government financial support is available for decarbonization, energy conservation, sustainability and resiliency measures typically offsetting 15-20%+ of total project cost. GEMM explores and maximizes free money sources and potential arbitrage arrangements to enhance project bottom line, overall return and benefits.
Free Money Experts
Free Money Experts
Grants, Rebates, Tax Credits & Other Incentive Exploration
Diamond Masterplan Process
Why invest time and money in a project which may never achieve desired goals? GEMM’s Diamond Masterplan Process will streamline viable infrastructure and envelope Energy Improvement Measures for your Mid-Market and greater property, helping to realize your Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) objectives.
With over 25+ years of engineering leadership, our team has yet to encounter an aged building lacking potential for environmental and financial improvement afforded by this integrated process:
Needs & Viability Assessment
Investment Grade Audit
Construction Specialty Support
Verification & Maintenance Plan
Discuss project ESG, technical & financial needs and "wish list" to prequalify initial viability and next steps.
Identify energy improvement measures for project cost, savings and cashflow analysis & reporting.
Finalize project goals, support team & contractor collaboration, funding solutions and strategize compliance requirements.
GEMM will validate project completion benchmarks, ensuring goals and objectives are delivered through our commissioning process.
Manage long-term maintenance contracts ensuring performance meets green initiatives, validated by annual ESG & savings reports.
The GEMM Guarantee
GEMM will guarantee the following two elements of our projects:
If GEMM’s Masterplanning process is followed, we will cover any Regulatory noncompliance fines (e.g. Local Law 97) for up to three years from project completion (not to include any historically accumulated fines before completion.)
Positive cash flow year 1 of project with use of GEMM funding strategies.