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Supporting sustainable development through sound technical advice

We are Metrica

Metrica Environmental Consulting Ltd is a leading independent environmental consultancy. Based in the UK, we provide technical, strategic, environmental and consenting advice to the Energy, Infrastructure, Construction and Property sectors.

Our multi-disciplinary team have an in-depth understanding of the environmental risks, regulatory and planning complexities associated with developments of all shapes and sizes. Together, they bring the expertise to deliver robust, defensible and commercially pragmatic solutions to maximise the output of a project whilst minimising impacts.


Wind Energy


Residential Units

Keeping one step ahead

We understand that our clients need accurate and timely information to make informed decisions; we provide you with the information you need, when you need it. As an independent consultancy, we provide agile, efficient and client-focused technical services in the following disciplines:


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Air Quality

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Shadow Flicker

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Glint & Glare

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We are problem-solvers, starting every project with the end goal in mind. We anticipate barriers and constraints, providing pragmatic solutions and advising on the most cost effective approach to maximise efficiency and minimise risk whilst maintaining regulatory compliance at all times.


acres of ground mounted solar pv


energy storage facilities

Our Approach

We utilise a simple yet technically robust planning led approach to environmental consultancy. Our approach to providing the highest quality technical advice is:

We pride ourselves on giving simple yet robust technical advice, providing the information the client needs in a clear, accessible format.

Our experience working on some of the most complex and technically demanding projects in the UK means that our reports are defensible throughout the planning process.

We begin every project with the end goal in mind. The success of our clear, no-nonsense approach is proven by our excellent consenting record and ongoing relationships with some of the country’s most high-profile businesses.

Supporting Sustainable Development


renewable energy schemes

We have extensive experience in providing the assessments necessary to support planning applications for renewable energy schemes both onshore and offshore, supporting the transition to net-zero.

reducing carbon footprint

From our base in York, we have developed a UK-wide community of expert consultants which enable us to cover a wide area, both minimising costs and reducing our carbon footprint.