Celestial Solutions is pleased to offer a variety of services to fit your sustainability needs. Whether you are a small business, corporation, or individual, Celeste can work with you to come up with strategies to help you save money while reducing your environmental impact. As an experienced project manager, Celeste can target benchmarks to success and assemble a team however big or small to ensure your vision is carried out. With a varied background in architecture, green building, waste reduction, composting, and permaculture, Celeste can help you achieve your goals.
Green building solutions
Celeste has been working in the green building industry for over a decade. As a LEED-H AP and Green Rater, she has extensive experience working with the USGBC's LEED for Homes program, with a special focus on multifamily and low impact design. Celeste can assist as a designer, consultant, technical specialist, project manager, or rater on your green building project. Celeste has assisted as the rater and consultant on over 5,000 units and is very knowledgeable about the green building programs and energy benchmarking required for many municipal and federal programs.
waste reduction solutions
Celeste has worked with municipalities including the New York City Department of Sanitation Bureau of Recycling and Sustainability to help implement their curbside organics rollout. She has conducted waste audits, written waste reduction plans, and trained with ZWIA to help businesses achieve zero waste goals, and assisted with waste tracking from homes to construction sites. She is also a master composter and specializes in integrating organics collection into waste diversion strategies. Celeste has worked extensively with building owners and the public to promote education surrounding waste diversion tactics and design.
permaculture and Compost Solutions
A permaculture designer, master composter, and long-time gardener, Celeste can help offer design and implementation solutions for your home, garden, farm, or green space. Navigating landscaping design choices, managing a build project, or educating communities about permaculture techniques and organic gardening are just a few ways Celeste can assist with your sustainability goals. Celeste can also assist with grant writing for garden projects, consult on rooftop garden design choices, and troubleshooting compost and gardening questions from rural to urban locations.