SOURCE: TRC Companies, Inc.

TRC Companies, Inc.

March 07, 2011 09:00 ET

TRC Granted Greenhouse Gas Verification Accreditation

One of the Largest Firms to Earn Designation From California Air Resources Board

LOWELL, MA--(Marketwire - March 7, 2011) - TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR) today announced that it is authorized by the California Air Resources Board (ARB) to provide Greenhouse Gas (GHG) verification services under the State's Mandatory GHG Reporting Regulations.

This designation enables TRC to serve the 700 California entities that are required to report their emissions, including power plants, cement facilities and petroleum refineries.

"TRC looks forward to supporting businesses in California achieve compliance with the State's environmental laws," said Chris Vincze, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "As the market for GHG and climate change management services grows, TRC is well positioned to serve the more than 10,000 reporting facilities predicted to require these services in the coming years."

California is the first state in the U.S. to require GHG reporting and third-party verification. While the Environmental Protection Agency currently requires emissions reporting for the country's largest sources, federal requirements are expected to expand.

About TRC
A pioneer in groundbreaking scientific and engineering developments since the 1960s, TRC is a national engineering consulting and construction management firm that provides integrated services to the energy, environmental, and infrastructure markets. TRC serves a broad range of clients in government and industry, implementing complex projects from initial concept to delivery and operation. TRC delivers results that enable clients to achieve success in a complex and changing world. For more information, visit TRC's website at

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