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Cotuit Solar, LLC

Decumanus Green Design/Build, Inc.

3800 Falmouth Rd.
Marstons Mills, Massachusetts 02648
508-428-8442
katie@cotuitsolar.com
http://www.cotuitsolar.com
Solar thermal, photovoltaics, wind and wastewater
alternative engineering, installation and serivce. In
business since 1988.
Specialties: Multifamily, Single Family, Mechanical
Systems & Lighting, HVAC, Photovoltaics, Wind

Crown Heights Jewish Community Council, Inc.

387 Kingston Ave.
Brooklyn, New York 11225
718-771-9000
mail@chjcc.org
http://www.chcentral.org
The Crown Heights Jewish Community Council (CHJCC)
was created in 1969 in response to deteriorating
social and economic conditions in the Crown
Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn, with the mission
of assisting all people of the the Crown Heights
community with a focus on the rapidly growing Jewish
population.
Specialties: Social Services, The Big Picture

29 Edgewood Dr., Ste. 2
Lenox, Massachusetts 01240
413-281-0046
joseph@decumanusgreen.com
http://www.decumanusgreen.com/
Decumanus Green provides both design and
construction services. Whether you are looking to
build new or remodel, we can help you to visualize and
realize a new home that fits within your budget. At
Decumanus Green we strive to make all of our building
practices as environmentally responsible as possible
and our homes and additions as energy efficient as
possible. We keep ourselves abreast of the constantly
developing world of sustainable design and building.
Specialties: Building Design & Construction, Design
Process, Remodeling/DER, Single Family

Delta Products Corporation

4405 Cushing Pkwy.
Fremont, California 94538
888-979-9889
breezsales@deltaww.com
http://www.deltabreez.com
DeltaBreez Bathroom Ventilation Fans are ENERGY
STAR qualified, extremely quiet fans with high energy
efficiency. Powered by state-of-the-art DC motor
technology, these fans consume up to 85% less energy
than other leading fans; energy efficiency exceeds
ENERGY STAR requirement by up to 367%; annual
energy cost when run continuously is as low as $4.20.
Delta is proud to be recognized for its never-ending
commitment to innovative, clean and energy-efficient
solutions for a better tomorrow.
Specialties: Energy Conservation, Indoor Air Quality

Cushman Design Group, Inc.

100 Mountain Rd., PO Box 655
Stowe, Vermont 05672
802-253-2169
inquiry@cushmandesign.com
http://www.cushmandesign.com
Personalized full service architectural and interior
design services for those who value elegant design,
natural materials and green building practices in their
home or business.
Specialties: Architecture, Building Design &
Construction, Commercial & Institutional, Design
Process, Lighting Design, Multifamily, Net Zero
Energy, Single Family

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David Murray Architect

61 Church Hill Rd.
New Paltz, New York 12561
845-384-2265
davidmurrayarchitect@gmail.com
http://www.hudsonvalleyarchitect.com
David Murray is a NYS licensed Architect based
in New Paltz, New York. His practice consists of
both Residential and Commercial projects in both
Traditional and Contemporary Styles. The designs
utilize Green strategies and products with super
insulated, energy efficient design a priority. This is a
small firm with great ideas and excellent client service.
Specialties: Architecture, Commercial & Institutional,
Net Zero Energy, Passive Housing, Single Family

Delta Breez Bathroom Ventilation Fans
Earn ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year!
DeltaBreez exemplifies sustainable, feature-rich
design and reliable performance.

Brushless DC Motor Technology
Virtually silent operation
Energy efficiency
Optional LED lighting; speed, motion, and
humidity-sensing controls; Bluetooth® speaker
Affordable
The EPA has recognized what Delta Breez customers have
known all along! As the one-and-only fan manufacturer
using efficient, energy-saving, precision engineered,
brushless DC motors in every fan, Delta Breez is the
winning choice for all your bathroom ventilation needs.

DEAP Energy Group, LLC

667 Sawmill Brook Pkwy.
Newton, Massachusetts 02459
617-775-4716
mduclos@deapgroup.comp.com
http://www.deapgroup.com
DEAP Energy Group provides comprehensive
consulting services to improve the quality of life and
energy efficiency of homes. Our work encompasses
both new construction and existing home retrofits. We
work on single-family homes, multi-family up to three
stories, and small-scale commercial and institutional
projects.
Specialties: Building Design & Construction, Energy
Conservation, Remodeling/DER

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1.888.979.9889
breezsales@deltaww.com
www.deltabreez.com

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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 - Does Electric Grid 2.0 Mean Energy Democracy?
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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 - Break It or Lose It: Thermal Bridging in Rainscreen Systems
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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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