Our Team



Andre Mech


Mech and Associates

Andre Mech has been working in the emissions reduction sector since 2001. He was in the first cohort of 20 individuals formally trained and examined to International Standards Organization criteria in the planning, validation and verification of greenhouse gas projects. Andre has written more than 50 Greenhouse Gas Plans and conducted hundreds of investigations for numerous corporations and organizations in the emissions reduction management sector. Andre works closely with formal Greenhouse Gas authorities and has been consulted by corporations, governments and NGOs as they address the issues surrounding the rapidly developing emissions reduction market sector.


Andre Mech has generated hundreds of thousands of tonnes of third party Verified emission reductions. He is involved with numerous emission reduction projects, some in the earlier stages of implementation and others that are fully developed. Andre specializes in under addressed emissions reduction sectors such as the transportation sector and more recently the building sector.


Andre regularly speaks on the closely related subject of financially responsible environmentalism to Government Committees, Conferences, Professional Associations and Schools. Andre Mech holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the Royal Military College and a Masters of Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario. Andre is named as the inventor or co-inventor on three patents.



Dr. Quentin Diduck



Quentin Diduck completed a B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering at the University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada, in 1998, and Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY in 2007. He then worked as a research associate with Professor Lester Eastman at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY for 2 years. In 2009 Dr. Diduck worked for Group4Labs based out of Fremont, CA for 3 years developing GaN on diamond based high electron mobility transistors. Currently he is with Avogy Inc. based in San Jose, California developing high voltage vertical power transistors using bulk GaN.



Julia Beresford - Williams Engineering


Julia Beresford joined Williams Engineering in January 2008. She is a graduate of Acadia University. Julia began as an environmental consultant, working on environmental site assessments, hazardous material inspections, and remediation projects.

Julia’s strong commitment to making a positive environmental impact and her knowledge of the
current environmental opportunities led her to her previous corporate position of Sustainability Lead
in which she lead our internal sustainability program for over two years.

Julia is currently a project manager specializing in sustainability related work. She has training in
greenhouse gas (GHG) inventories ISO 14064-1, GHG projects ISO 14064-2 and GHG
verifications ISO 14064-3 and is a certified GHG verifier through CSA America.