Alternative Energy – Wind Power –

Bergey Windpower Co. – Manufacturer of small wind turbines for homes, remote power, villages, and water pumping.

Marlec Engineering Co.Ltd – Manufacturers of compact wind generators for marine and commercial use.

Renewable Energy Concepts — photovoltaics, wind turbines, based in California.

Renewable Technologies — designs, engineers, installs, and services energy systems including fuel cells, wind turbines, solar, thermal. Based in California.

 

 









Waste Disposal and Recycling – Local Organizations –

Chelsea Center for Recycling and Economic Development – offers programs for manufacturers who wish to use recovered materials.

Massachusetts DEP Recycling home page – guidelines for home and business waste reduction, hazardous products information, composting, regulations and policies.

Northeast Recycling Council – promotes the benefits of recycling and reuse in the northeastern United States. Projects, links to recycling and composting regulations.

WasteCap of Massachusetts – a non-profit, public/private partnership working with the business community to develop and implement cost-effective recycling, buy recycled, reuse, and waste reduction programs.

 

 

     
     
     

Alternative Energy – Biomass –

Biomass Combustion Systems

“Biomass Combustion Systems designs, constructs and installs wood fired feeding, combustion and control systems. Our Horizontal Zoned Grate combustion technology can be installed under existing boilers to make them more efficient,safe and productive or form the center of a turnkey package for a new system including cogeneration.”
Product types: biomass energy boilers, biomass energy furnaces, biomass energy systems. Service types: design
16 Merriam Road , Princeton, Massachusetts USA 01541
Telephone: (508) 393-4932
FAX: (978) 464-5980

Catamount Pellet Fuel Corporation
* Business type: manufacturer
* Product types: biomass energy products, pellet fuel products.
* Address: 60 Printworks Drive, Adams, Massachusetts USA 01220
* Telephone: 413-743-8212
* E-mail: Send Email to Catamount Pellet Fuel Corporation

Reeves Wind Company
* Business type: retail sales, wholesale supplier
* Product types: uninterruptable power supplies UPS, biomass energy systems, wind energy systems (large), wind turbines (small), ocean energy systems.
* Service types: consulting, project development services, research services
* Address: 157 Nesmith St., Lowell, Massachusetts USA 01852
* Telephone: 978-441-6223

World Energy Alternatives
Biodiesel Supplier
90 Everett Avenue, Chelsea, MA 02150
617-621-1522

Greasecar — convert your diesel automobile to run on vegetable oil

 

 










Design and Construction – Greenhouses and Solariums-

Conservatories and Sunrooms Buyers Guide – UK-based directory with information, frequently asked questions, listings of builders in the UK, Ireland, USA and Canada

Greenhouse Management Guidesheets – list of resources compiles to Purdue University. Information from disease control to business management.

H2outhouse, Inc. Greenhouses – plans for greenhouses and sunrooms, with links to suppliers and catalogs. Listings of kits and manufacturers.

Resources for Starting a Massachusetts Greenhouse Business – article from the University of Massachusetts Floriculture program.

Sunrooms and Conservatories by Brady-Built of New England – pricing information for several varieties of sunroom, list of local resellers, pictorial tour of site preparation, assembly and installation.

 

 

     
     
     

Sustainable Tourism – Travel Agencies –

Backroads – bicycling, walking, and multisport tours worldwide.

EarthFoot – lists small-scale, low-impact, locally produced ecotours.

Planeta.com – a clearinghouse for practical ecotourism around the globe. Home of the Financing Sustainable Tourism Conference.

worldsurface.com – sustainable tourism for backpackers and independent travelers. Live diaries, travel guides, flight and accommodations reservation.

 

 

     
     
     

Alternative Energy – Hydropower –

Small Hydropower Systems – fact sheet from the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. Learn if your site is suitable for a small hydropower system.

374’s Electric Power Corporation
* Product types: hydro energy system components (small), ocean surf energy systems, Research and Development of surf hydroelectric turbine.
* Service types: engineering, project development services
* Address: 1256 Park Street – Suite 104, Stoughton, Massachusetts USA 02072
* Telephone: 781 297-7715
* FAX: 781 297-9295

O’Connell Energy Group
* Business type: manufacturer, service
* Product types: Small hydro powered electric generators, hydro energy controls.
* Service types: system installation
* Address: 57 Suffolk Street, Holyoke, Massachusetts USA 01040
* Telephone: 413-534-4660
* FAX: 413-536-4911

 










Design and Construction – Sustainable Builders –

EEBA – Energy & Environmental Building Association — “The Energy & Environmental Building Association is a nonprofit organization that promotes the awareness, education, and development of energy efficient and environmentally responsible buildings and communities.” Searchable database of EEBA members, including builders.

Building Environmental Science and Technology — a Maryland-based consulting firm providing environmentally high-performance “green” building and remodeling technical support services.

Loken Builders – Energy & Resource Efficient Construction & Consulting – Montana-based firm specializing in personalized remodeling and new construction.

EcoBusinessLinks Sustainable Building Directory – links to builders, resources for sustainable building, alternative materials, sustainable real estate listings sources of building supplies.

Green Building Professionals Search – directory of builders, architects, consultants, interior designers, inspectors, and more.

New England Solar Homes – “devoted to the design of high performance environmentally responsive homes appointed in a number of popular regional styles.” Based in Arlington, Massachusetts.

Solar Design Associates – designs and builds solar powered homes. Based in Harvard, Massachusetts.