RACDC recently completed construction of 14 rental units on a former brownfields site. All three buildings received the 5- star-plus rating from Efficiency Vermont. Now the group is working on models of for-sale homes on another portion of the same site. Designed to be easily replicable, aesthetically pleasing, energy efficient and affordable, they hope to […]
Randolph Area Community Development corporation Looks At Biomass District Heat …makes sense for our region. …finding ways to reduce the long term use of energy resources within the town of Randolph, VT. […]
soliciting services for qualified contractors to perform home energy efficiency improvements for income eligible households in Cheshire and Sullivan Counties. Weatherization work …insulation, air sealing, and general carpentry work in residential dwellings… […]
The Evolution of the Energy Co-op of VT
“Supporters Help Launch Co-op Solar” From left to right: Eric Hartman from Harvestar, Tom Longstreth – Exec. Dir. at ReSOURCE, Alicia Gant from VSECU Solar Loan Program, Tom Hughes – CEO at Sunward Systems LLC, John Quinney – GM at Energy Co-op, Peggy Treanor – […]
Waterbury Campus Installs Solar Trackers and Innovative Wood Heating Systems
The Green Mountain Club in Waterbury Center is now powered 100% by on-site renewable energy.
Club Executive Director Will Wiquist said it was a no-brainer.
“As stewards of the Long Trail, GMC must walk the talk in promoting efficiency and renewable energy. We can’t ask […]
Overall heat energy savings are projected to be 70% and electrical consumption is anticipated to decrease by at least 38%. The ultra-efficient Drew Street home will be open to the public on Saturday, March 17th between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM […]
Organizing Summit of CONTRACTORS. This trade association would provide a unified voice to the Vermont Legislature, Efficiency Vermont and other groups, organizations & businesses that can affect our industry. It could also lead public marketing campaigns to help drive demand. Monday March 19th […]
SUNREI is sponsoring two energy-saving workshops in the Button Up series this week:
Wednesday, March 14, Weeks Memorial Library, Lancaster, NH 7:00pm
Thursday, March 15, Bethlehem Elementary School, NH 7:00pm
The Button Up workshops are aimed at helping homeowners reduce energy consumption and save money on heating and electric bills. Gil Richardson, a […]
A free “Button Up NH” Weatherization Workshop will be held on Thursday, March 15 at the Bethlehem Elementary School… information on reducing fuel and electricity use via basic air sealing & insulation techniques, finding technical and financial resources, identifying sources of energy waste and easy do-it-yourself conservation measures. […]
This shows the outside of building and the inside. You see the brick that was removed to fill cavity and put back with spray foam as a mortar to hold. The joist cavity is filled with rock wool above .
Terry Martin, a local builder from Shrewsbury VT and Eric Solsaa, of Solsaa […]