2017 - Emerging Leader

Emerging Leader

Emily Partington, B.A., M.Sc.

Project Director, Sustainability & Energy, WSP

Through her work as the leader of WSP’s Sustainability Strategy and GHG Emissions & Resource Management practices, Emily has advised Canada’s top companies with over $130 billion in combined assets in committing to achieve 140 million eKWh in energy savings, 39 thousand tonnes of CO2e in GHG emissions avoidance, 690 million litres in water savings, and 14,000 tonnes of waste diversion from landfills – the equivalent of nearly 4.4 million barrels of oil or 94 million vehicle miles. As team leader, she also provides thought leadership, and plays a key role in business development and coordinating the team’s research activities.