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Black Mountain Design Build

16 Academy St.
Saranac Lake, New York 12983
518-354-8340
info@blackmountaindesignbuild.com
http://www.blackmountaindesignbuild.com
Black Mountain Design Build provides exceptional
service, thoughtful design, and step-by-step
education enabling clients to meet their goals. The
firm specializes in high quality, regionally focused
design; high performance energy consulting; and
ecologically sensitive landscape design. With a focus
on sustainable design, BMDB can help clients achieve
a variety of objectives from LEED certification and Net
Zero energy use to ensure that your home is healthy
and situated gracefully on its site.
Specialties: Building Design & Construction, Design
Process, Net Zero Energy

Blue Sea Development Company, LLC

164 Main St.
Huntington, New York 11743
631-923-0081
les.bluestone@blueseadev.com
Blue Sea Development Company/Blue Sea
Construction Company is an affordable housing
developer/general contractor working primarily in the
New York City metropolitan area.
Specialties: Building Design & Construction

BlueSel Home Solar, Inc.

600 W. Cummings Park, Ste. 4200
Woburn, Massachusetts 01801
781-281-8130
inquiry@bluesel.com
http://www.bluesel.com
BlueSel Home Solar provides high efficiency solar
energy systems to homeowners and businesses
in Massachusetts and Cape Cod. We have been in
business since 2009. We can handle custom projects
that require ground-mount systems, battery back-up,
and high performance commercial systems for large
businesses. We have two offices: Woburn, MA at
781-281-8130 and Sandwich, MA at 508-833-9500. Or
email us at Inquiry@BlueSel.com. We are a certified
Premier Sunpower Dealer.
Specialties: Alternative Energy, Commercial &
Institutional, Photovoltaics, Renewables & The Grid,
The Big Picture, Electrical

BPC Green Builders, Inc.

523 Danbury Rd.
Wilton, Connecticut 06897
203-563-9909
mike@bpcgreenbuilders.com
http://www.bpcgreenbuilders.com
Green building for new and existing homes based on
building science and sustainability criteria. Awardwinning builder with extensive local experience.
100% Energy Star (EPA) and Zero Energy Ready
Homes (DOE). PHIUS Passive House, LEED for Homes
(USGBC). PHIUS Certified Passive House Consultant
services available.
Specialties: Building Design & Construction,
Consultancy, Remodeling/DER

Bontrager Custom Builders, Inc.

1134 Bridgewater Ctr. Rd.
Bridgewater Corners, Vermont 05035
802-356-1856
brianbontrager76@gmail.com
http://www.bontragercustombuilders.com
I am a building contractor with 30 years of experience
in the building and remodeling business of building
fine custom homes.
Specialties: Building Design & Construction,
Single Family

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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 - From the Executive Director and Board Chair
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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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