Arc5’s founder, Dave Minott, has retired. Prior to his retirement, Arc5 had provided expert environmental consulting support nationally for development and operation of bioenergy and waste-to-energy (WTE) facilities.

  • Project site screening and "fatal flaw" analyses
  • Permitting strategies, regulatory analysis
  • Direction and coordination of permitting consultant teams
  • Negotiations with regulatory agencies
  • Environmental permitting - Complex air permitting a strength
  • EPA's air rules for boilers (Boiler MACT/GACT, CISWI, NHSM, SSI, MWC, GHG Tailoring)
  • EIS preparation
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Environmental compliance strategies and support
  • Transactional Services - environmental due diligence

David H. Minott, QEP, CCM
President and Principal Consultant

Prior to retirement, Dave Minott provided environmental consulting support for virtually all forms of energy generation over a long career in consulting, with air quality permitting his specialty. For nearly three decades, his environmental consulting focus nationally has been on bioenergy and waste-to-energy (WTE), including over 60 projects for biomass power, biogas and biofuels, traditional WTE and emerging conversion technologies, industrial co-generation/CHP, and biosolids beneficial use.


Arc5 Environmental Consulting, LLC
David H. Minott, QEP, CCM
Founder/President (Retired)
60 Homestead Road
Sedona, AZ 86336

Phone: 978.877.7719