. . . launching and
advancing sustainable,
resilient solutions


Policy/Market Analysis

Conduct project assessments and policy evaluation for clean energy technologies, including solar, on-site wind, and energy efficiency

Climate & Energy Insights

Lead research, build relationships and network with stakeholders locally, regionally and nationally, supporting racial justice efforts

Consulting Services

Launch new ventures, perform scoping, feasibility research, financial modeling and pro forma analysis for different needs

Kids on bikes and solar
Credit: Wikimedia Commons
Credit: RENEW Wisconsin

Credit: Matthew Staver / NREL


We have a well-respected reputation for successfully meeting technical project objectives, preparing winning proposals, and compiling robust documentation on time. eFormative specializes in developing sustainable energy solutions, creating funding and resource plans, and strengthening relationships with funders and other stakeholders. More

bridging the gap between technical knowledge, energy market realities and policy landscapes


Our services draw on substantial experience and lessons learned with successful project developments, community engagement, and sustainable energy deployment programs. eFormative Options has a demonstrated ability to bridge the gap between detailed technical knowledge and rapidly changing realities of the energy market and policy landscape. Let our team of experts help you move swiftly from “plan” to “act” mode.

Heather Rhoads-Weaver thumbnail

Heather Rhoads-Weaver, Founder & Principal Consultant
Experienced policy, market and development consultant with a solid reputation in the sustainable energy and public funding sectors. Strong skills in corporate social responsibility, grant writing and management, community-based renewables and distributed resources. Served as peer reviewer for U.S. Department of Energy wind program review and annual operating plans. LinkedIn See the full eFormative Options team.


based in Washington State with team members located across the U.S.