Energitix founded by Bijan Pourkarimi, P.Eng. in 2003. Bijan is a professional engineer and brings with him over 30 years of utility and energy management experience. He has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of British Columbia. Prior to forming Energitix, Bijan held various positions at Terasen Gas Inc. (Acquired by FortisBC). His roles included responsibility for energy utilization and energy efficiency in the commercial, institutional, and industrial sectors.
At Energitix, we are focused on helping our clients reduce their operating costs and improving their bottom line by reducing and managing their energy costs.
We have successfully completed numerous projects for BC Hydro Power Smart and Fortis BC and continue to work on various projects for these clients.
Energitix is committed to conducting its business in a socially responsible manner and providing a socially responsible and safe working environment for its staff and contractors.
Our corporate social responsibility (CSR) encompasses the economic, environmental and social aspects of our business and our interactions with our stakeholders, including staff, clients, partners, and community. We conduct our business ethically and with respect for our people, communities, and the environment.
Our CSR is consistent with the United Nations definition of sustainability: “Development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.”
Health & Safety Responsibility
We are committed to providing a safe work environment for our staff, sub-contractors, and partners. We ensure that our business practices comply with all the applicable health and safety standards and regulation. We ensure that our staff and sub-contractors are fully trained and aware of applicable health and safety requirements. All staff and sub-contractors are encouraged to bring any safety concerns to senior management.
Equal Opportunity Employment
We are committed to hiring based on qualifications, ability, and performance to meet the requirements of our clients. We hire locally and offer opportunities to new graduates, new immigrants, minorities, and indigenous people.
We are committed to offering competitive compensation to all our staff and sub-contractors.
We are committed to meeting our clients’ requirements and offer flexible work hours to all our staff and sub-contractors and encourage telecommuting.
We are committed to minimizing our environmental impact. We conduct business with options that have the least impact on the environment. We adhere to the all laws and regulation governing the environment.
We work in the energy conservation field and believe conservation of energy and resources is the best approach to sustaining our environment.
Our office is located in LEED Silver Building. We recycle, reduce and reuse. We encourage our staff to walk or cycle to work, use public transit, and carpool where possible. We use energy efficient material and equipment where possible, such as LED lamps and ENERGY STAR office equipment. We use water efficient fixtures. We use electronic files and cloud computing in our communication and document management to minimize use of paper. We conduct meetings via teleconferencing and videoconferencing to reduce travel, and we encourage staff to telecommute to reduce commuting.
Code of Conduct
We are committed to conducting our business ethically, professionally, respectfully, and in compliance with all laws and regulations where we conduct business.
We will treat our clients, colleagues, partners, and suppliers ethically, professionally and with respect.
We will disclose any perceived conflict of interest to clients, colleagues, partners, and suppliers.
We will keep all client and personal data confidential and will not disclose such data to others without prior written consent.
Energitix was founded by Bijan Pourkarimi in 2003. Bijan is a professional engineer with over 28 years of energy management experience.
Energitix provides professional engineering and energy management services to utilities, industrial, commercial, and institutional clients.
We have successfully completed many projects for our clients. Our projects include DSM program development utilities and energy audits.
Contact us for a free no obligation assessment of how to save money and improve your bottom line by managing your energy use effectively.
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