Phil’s role as Principal Analyst Eco-Efficiency is to champion resource efficiency projects across Sydney Water that help make Sydney a more liveable city. Phil has lead Sydney Water's efforts to identify carbon mitigation opportunities across the business through the development of a Cost of Carbon Abatement Tool. He works with Sydney Water’s planners on low energy, low carbon and resource efficient design principles Phil seeks to understand the complex interplay between water, energy and other materials used when we capture, transport, treat, recycle and release water back into the environment. Phil is currently working on opportunities to maximise the value from the biogas created during wastewater treatment. Phil has developed Sydney Water’s strategy and action plan for the co-digestion of trucked organic waste, which will significantly increase biogas production and provide a new service to customers.