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Solar Wave Energy, Inc.

31 Cambridge Ter.
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02140
617-242-2150
hkv@solarwave.com
http://www.solarwave.com
Solar Wave Energy has been installing and servicing
solar energy systems since 1978. Today we provide
controller integrated web-based monitoring for solar
thermal (heating & hot water) systems allowing
installers and building owners to oversee and manage
their systems remotely.We currently have integrated
performance monitoring for solar controllers including
Resol, Caleffi, Stiebel Eltron, Viessmann and more.
Call or see demo at www.solarwave.com.
Specialties: Energy Auditing, Energy Conservation,
Solar Thermal

Solect Energy Development

89 Hayden Rowe St., Ste. E
Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748
508-598-3511
info@solect.com
http://www.solect.com
Solect, Inc. is a solar renewable energy development
company focused on the deployment of solar
photovoltaic (PV) systems. Solect works with the
appropriate financial partners to fund the deployment
of solar renewable energy systems.
Specialties: Photovoltaics

South Mountain Company

15 Red Arrow Rd. PO Box 1260
West Tisbury, Massachusetts 02575
508-693-4850
jabrams@southmountain.com
http://www.southmountain.com
South Mountain Company, located on Martha's
Vineyard, is a multi-faceted firm offering architecture,
engineering, building, interiors, woodworking, and
energy services.
Specialties: Building Design & Construction, Energy
Conservation, Photovoltaics

Sparhawk Group

81 Bridge St., Ste. 107
Yarmouth, Maine 04096
207-846-7726
admin@sparhawkgroup.com
http://www.sparhawkgroup.com
From offices in New York City and Portland, Maine,
we have driven energy efficiency into over 25,000
units of multifamily buildings, commissioned $900+
million in new construction and provided leadership
in energy efficiency since 1990. Early in the company's
history, Sparhawk Group began with pay-forperformance energy efficiency projects delivering
3.5 megawatts of electrical power conservation at
industrial, institutional, commercial and government
buildings. These projects were commissioned to ensure
savings, and thus payments for performance, were
realized. This grounding in energy performance and
commissioning drives our company vision to this day.
Specialties: Consultancy, Design Process, Energy
Auditing, Engineering, Multifamily

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Spartan Solar

10 Charles St.
Greenfield, Massachusetts 01301
413-768-0095
gospartansolar@gmail.com
http://www.gospartansolar.com
We provide the highest quality solar hot water
installations available utilizing both drain-back and
pressurized designs. We take special care to integrate
our systems seamlessly within the larger design of the
building. In partnership with Turnkey Builders, we offer
additional services including air source heat pump
installation, HRV/ERV installation, and affordable
triple pane windows. We designed and built the home
that won the 2015 NESEA Net Zero Energy Building
Award and are able to provide consulting services with
a holistic approach.
Specialties: Alternative Energy, Building Design &
Construction, Consultancy, Energy Conservation,
HVAC, Net Zero Energy, Renewables & The Grid, Solar
Thermal, Windows

Spirit Solar

PO Box 80007
Springfield, Massachusetts 01138
413-883-3144
info@spiritsolar.net
http://www.spiritsolar.net
Spirit Solar provides installation and service for all
types of solar hot water systems, solar educational
services, and third party PV system verification.
Specialties: Consultancy, Education, Solar Thermal

SPL Development Group

71 Deer Hill Cir.
Pelham, New Hampshire 03076
603-582-0151
spaquette@splllc.com
https://www.linkedin.com/company/spldevelopment-group-llc
Steve has over 28 years experience in real estate
development, construction and property management.
After earning a bachelor's degree in management in
1984, he began working in real estate development,
acquiring development sites. He has been a registered
Massachusetts Real Estate Broker since 1987. In 1988,
Steve began developing multi-family apartment sites
for SK Properties. During that time, he developed over
600 units of elderly and family properties in three
New England States. He also developed and managed
the build out of several single-family subdivisions,
the latter of which was a 43-unit development in the
southern part of Manchester, NH, Heritage Common,
completed in 1997.
Specialties: Building Design & Construction

Steele Kellogg AIA

3 Walnut St.
Madison, New Jersey 07940
973-377-5757
steelekellogg@gmail.com
http://www.steelekellogg.com
We draw on an interdisciplinary team of design
professionals to give you the highest level of expertise,
concentrating on a small number of clients in order to
bring each project the attention it deserves. Whether
you are planning a new building, a renovation or an
addition, for an imaginative and thoughtful review of
your design needs, please contact us.
Specialties: Architecture, Design Process

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Stephen Turner, Inc.

317 Hope St.
Providence, Rhode Island 02906
401-273-1935
info@sturnerinc.com
http://www.buildingcommissioning.com
Stephen Turner Inc. is dedicated to providing
comprehensive commissioning services.
Commissioning is a quality process which ensures,
verifies, and documents that a completed project
or existing building meets the owner's needs and
expectations. Our firm provides commissioning
services in all forms new building commissioning,
renovation commissioning, retrocommissioning,
ongoing commissioning of existing buildings, and
commissioning of system retrofits.
Specialties: Construction Process

Steven Winter Associates, Inc.

307 7th Ave., Ste. 1701
New York, New York 10001
203-857-0200
tboles@swinter.com
http://www.swinter.com
Since 1972, SWA has provided services to improve
commercial, multifamily, and residential buildings. We
specialize in energy, sustainability, and accessibility
consulting as well as certification, research, and
compliance services.
Specialties: Building Design & Construction,
Certifications & Standards, Commercial &
Institutional, Consultancy, Education, Energy
Auditing, Engineering, Envelope & Enclosure, HVAC,
Indoor Air Quality, Insulation, Marketing, Multifamily,
Passive Housing, Photovoltaics, Research, Single
Family

Steveworks, LLC

108 Cabot St.
Newton, Massachusetts 02458
617-201-0121
steve@steveworks.com
http://www.steveworks.com
At Steveworks, we expect all our jobs to exemplify
craftsmanship, durability, and value. These principles
are important to the customers who frequently
come back to us or pass us along to new clients, and
they are the pillars of sustainable building. Being
sustainable requires us to take into account energy
performance, the sources and quantity of materials
and resources, and how often those materials or
other parts of your home will last. We believe quality
craftsmanship, durability, value, and sustainability
can all be implemented with a practical approach that
will fit in any budget.
Specialties: Remodeling/DER

Stiebel Eltron, Inc.

17 West St.
West Hatfield, Massachusetts 01088
413-247-3380
bill.riley@stiebel-eltron-usa.com
http://www.stiebel-eltron-usa.com
Stiebel Eltron - German manufacturer energy
saving Tempra Plus tankless electric (99% efficient)
water heaters feature advanced flow control to
automatically keep output temperature constant and
provide unlimited hot water. Accelera 220E (58gal) &
300E (80gal) Heat Pump water heaters with electronic
anodes, Energy Star rated with energy factors 220E
(3.05EF), 300E (3.39EF), just 650W in HP mode & max
2150W incl back-up element, annual energy use 220E
(1040 kWh/yr) 300E (1289 kWh/yr) as determined by
DOE testing. Stiebel solar thermal systems present a
great hedge against fossil fuel price volatility. Federal
tax credits, often state and local incentives too, can
cut installed cost by up to 40%.
Specialties: Energy Conservation, Manufacturing,
Solar Thermal


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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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