ERG has met the Standard of Excellence and is a Best Workplace for Commuters. ERG encourages its employees to leave their cars at home and use alternative modes to get to work. Telework is encouraged, schedules are flexible, subsidies are offered to offset the cost of transit, and many employees bike and walk to work. In addition, ERG offsets 100 percent of its annual electricity usage with green power.
ERG is a national environmental consulting firm that delivers expert support to clients in the fields of mobile sources emissions evaluation and controls, transportation demand management, outreach and communications, economic research and analysis, information technology, and engineering and environmental services. Since 1984, ERG has held more than 100 prime contracts and 115 subcontracts with federal agencies such as Environmental Protection Agency; Departments of Defense, Transportation, and Energy; and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. ERG has also held contracts with more than 10 state agencies. ERG’s more than 350 employees in 13 locations nationwide provide a full range of environmental services, including database development; air and mobile source engineering; economic and regulatory support; cost/benefit analysis; environmental health and risk assessment; technical writing and editing; meeting and facilitation support; graphic and Web design; and air modeling and testing.