Our 200 plus members come from a broad spectrum of companies, non-profits and organizations with a common purpose of promoting economic prosperity and environmental sustainability in the area.
Our members represent the diversity of business and industry along the Gulf Coast including:
- health care
- personal services and much more.
As a member of PEP, you will be informed about timely issues affecting the environment and business in the region. You will have an opportunity to network at our regular meetings with plant managers, purchasing and engineering managers of industrial sites in our area. We will also provide you with updates on projects at local industrial sites and information about member companies. And you will receive exclusive advertising options to other members as well as significantly reduced admission costs for our annual Industrial Reverse Trade Show.
“Smart” technology has penetrated our daily lives, from household lighting and thermostats to fitness monitors and connected appliances. We have seen the capacity of home automation to save money, conserve energy, and provide unprecedented conveniences through remote...
Year after year, volunteer crews join forces to cleanup coastal waterways. But those efforts can feel meaningless as stormwater carries fresh litter into previously cleared channels. PEP Member Don Bates, Vice President of Operations at Thompson Engineering, had an...
Every business searches for efficiencies to reduce costs and increase profits. What if these efficiencies can also benefit the environment?
Thompson Engineering establishes Baton Rouge Office Brant Richard, PE to lead operations Thompson Engineering, a multi-disciplined engineering firm with offices in six southeastern states, has announced an expansion of company services with the establishment of an...
Litter Getter Not merely a visual problem, litter poses risks to wildlife and contributes to chemical pollution as degrading plastics and other waste products leach harmful chemicals into the water. Communities, neighborhood organizations and school groups can follow...
Water pollution has numerous sources and requires a diversity of solutions. That is why the campaign to Create a Clean Water Future puts the job into the hands of many.
Going green can be a daunting process for many small businesses. By creating a sustainability plan, your business can adopt changes over time and eventually see the results on the bottom line.
Dunn Building Company, a design-build general contractor which opened its Mobile office three years ago, has purchased the assets of local company Keith Mosley Construction to assist in handling continued growth with current and new clients’ building needs.
In addition to saving time and money, industrial applications of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Systems, or drones, can save lives, prevent injuries and protect natural resources according to the speakers at an October 20th seminar sponsored by Partners for Environmental Progress.
For many PEP members, simply satisfying environmental laws or regulations is not enough; wherever possible, they choose to surpass regulations through innovation.