Corporate Profile

Garforth International llc (GIL) is a specialist consultancy based in Toledo, Ohio, and Brussels, Belgium. GIL specializes in developing profitable business solutions for the implementation of energy productivity. They advise major companies, cities, communities, property developers and policy makers on competitive, integrated approaches that reduce the economic and environmental impact of energy use.

The Principal of Garforth International llc, Mr. Peter Garforth, has a long and diverse background in business development and general management around the world.  His extensive knowledge of the global energy environment; past, present, and future, will ensure that any recommended investment approach has a sound business basis and reflects the larger movements in the energy market.  His experience ranges from establishing residential district energy projects in Central and Eastern Europe, co-generation projects in commercial buildings in Asia, and wide exposure to the various efficiency opportunities in commercial buildings.  In his career he has been responsible for major businesses in multi-billion dollar global corporations including Honeywell, Landis & Gyr (Siemens) and Owens Corning.  He is well connected in the energy productivity business and regulatory community around the world.  He is also a sought after guest speaker, successful moderator, and proven negotiator.  Mr. Garforth has extensive knowledge of global best practice in energy efficient performance, construction, and greenhouse gas mitigation.