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BCK Law, P.C.

271 Waverley Oaks Rd., Ste. 203
Waltham, Massachusetts 02452
617-244-9500
bckboston@bck.com
http://www.bck.com
BCK Law, P.C. is a firm concentrating in transactional,
regulatory and corporate law. While the firm practices
in many different fields, we place a special emphasis
on energy, environmental/land use, construction,
employment, new media and commercial law and
arbitration/mediation services. Our clients include
businesses of every size (including entrepreneurial and
technology start-ups); cities, towns, counties, regional
compacts and state governments; environmental
and other non-profit organizations and individuals.
Firm attorneys are admitted to practice before all
Massachusetts state and federal courts, as well as
state and federal courts in Idaho, New York, Vermont,
Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Court of Appeals in the
Fifth and Sixth Circuits.
Specialties: Money & Business

Benjamin & Company, Inc.

136 Maine St. #5
Brunswick, Maine 04011
207-729-7171
ben@benjamin-co.com
http://www.benjamin-co.com
Benjamin & Company builds on a rich history of fine
Maine craftsmanship to create timeless spaces that
are at once authentic and innovative, traditional and
cutting-edge. We care deeply about what we build and
how we build it, and strive to leave our clients with
beautiful, comfortable, and functional spaces that will
be cherished for generations to come.
With decades of combined expertise in hand-cut timber
frames, advanced green building techniques, custom
design and drafting, and efficient project management,
we are proud to offer boutique frame-to-finish services
to clients in Mid-Coast Maine and beyond.
From traditional mortise and tenon timber frame
barns, to Net Zero Energy custom homes, Benjamin &
Company can work with you to bring your dreams
to life.
Specialties: Building Design & Construction, Net Zero
Energy, Single Family

By Company

Benjamin Nutter Architects, LLC

PO Box 254, 43 Canterbury Hill Rd.
Topsfield, Massachusetts 01983
978-887-9836
info@benjaminnutter.com
http://www.benjaminnutter.com
In the past 30 plus years, Benjamin Nutter Architects
has transformed over 400 homes and landscapes
in New England. As Principal Architect, Ben Nutter
works closely with his talented team of architects and
designers providing even more expertise to a project.
A team approach allows every detail to receive the
careful attention it deserves, right down to the color of
a light switch! Each member of the Benjamin Nutter
Architects team has one goal in mind, to provide each
client with their dream home.
Specialties: Architecture, Single Family

Bensonwood

6 Blackjack Xing.
Walpole, New Hampshire 03608
877-203-3562
info@bensonwood.com
http://bensonwood.com
Bensonwood is acknowledged as a premier designerbuilder of energy-efficient timber frame, hybrid and
other high-performance homes, and commercial
buildings. Our mission is to find better ways to build,
while consistently improving people's lives.
Bensonwood is also deeply engaged in bringing a
vision of sustainability to the future of housing.
We understand that the housing industry must
change so it is both responsive to the consumer and
responsible to the earth. To create a sustainable
society one must build sustainable homes - with
approaches to home building that link beauty, craft,
ecology, wise resource use, simplicity, and elegance.
Specialties: Building Design & Construction,
Design Process

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Berkshire Photovoltaic Services (BPVS)

46 Howland Ave., Ste. 3
Adams, Massachusetts 01220
413-743-0152
info@bpvs.com
http://www.bpvs.com
Since 1985, the highest quality design and installation
of efficient and durable photovoltaic systems for
residential, commercial & institutional customers.
Specialties: Alternative Energy, Beyond Energy,
Building Design & Construction, Certifications &
Standards, Cities & Communities, Commercial &
Institutional, Construction Process, Consultancy,
Consumer Information, Design Process, Education,
Energy Auditing, Energy Conservation, Engineering,
Envelope & Enclosure, Home Inspection, HVAC, Indoor
Air Quality, Insulation, Manufacturing, Multifamily,
Net Zero Energy, Photovoltaics, Public Policy,
Remodeling/DER, Renewables & The Grid, Research,
Roofing, Single Family, Solar Thermal,
The Big Picture, Electrical

Beyond Green Construction

13 Terrace Vw.
Easthampton, Massachusetts 01027
413-529-0544
sean@beyondgreen.biz
http://beyondgreen.biz
Beyond Green Construction is a family owned
and operated green building company based in
Easthampton, MA. The BGC family, Sean, Andy
and Jamey Jeffords, were raised in a tradition of
craftsmanship, developed through apprenticeships
with their father's company specializing in historic
restoration and fine woodworking. The brothers honed
their skills with additional education and experience
for cutting edge green building, insulation and
alternative energy techniques to prepare properties to
meet the energy challenges of the 21st Century.
Specialties: Remodeling/DER, Insulation

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of BUILDING ENERGY - Fall 2016

From the Executive Director and Board Chair
New York City is Transforming Buildings for a Low Carbon Future
Does Electric Grid 2.0 Mean Energy Democracy?
Resiliency for Affordable Multifamily Housing: What We Have Learned and What We Still Need to Know
Break It or Lose It: Thermal Bridging in Rainscreen Systems
My PEI is Better Than Your PEI
Life Cycle Assessment at the Speed of Design
From Theory to Reality: Our Journey Toward Sustainability Building a Net Zero Home
Solar Policy in the Northeast: What’s New, What’s Next?
BuildingEnergy Green Pages
Index to Advertisers / Ad.com
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BUILDING ENERGY - Fall 2016 - New York City is Transforming Buildings for a Low Carbon Future
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BUILDING ENERGY - Fall 2016 - Resiliency for Affordable Multifamily Housing: What We Have Learned and What We Still Need to Know
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BUILDING ENERGY - Fall 2016 - My PEI is Better Than Your PEI
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BUILDING ENERGY - Fall 2016 - Life Cycle Assessment at the Speed of Design
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BUILDING ENERGY - Fall 2016 - From Theory to Reality: Our Journey Toward Sustainability Building a Net Zero Home
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BUILDING ENERGY - Fall 2016 - Solar Policy in the Northeast: What’s New, What’s Next?
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BUILDING ENERGY - Fall 2016 - BuildingEnergy Green Pages
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