Exhibitors 

3E Thermal
www.3ethermal.org

E Thermal is a technical consulting service offering energy efficiency and building performance improvements for apartments and light-commercial buildings throughout Vermont. wners of affordable apartment buildings are eligible for cash incentives and full technical support at no cost. We coordinate closely with Weatherization, Efficiency Vermont and renewable energy programs, acting as primary contact point for owners, developers, architects, and contractors. 

Apex Solar Power
www.apexsolarpower.com

Over the past decade, Apex Solar Power has established itself as a premier solar energy provider in the solar industry. We have expanded from an Upstate NY-based solar electric/thermal company to a regional company providing clean and green energy to more than 900 cities and towns in 7 different states — and we continue to grow. In fact, Apex Solar Power was rated by Solar Power World as the 2017 #1 Rooftop Solar Contractor in New York.

In the past 2 years alone, our team has installed over 3,000 solar systems for home and business owners throughout the Northeast — from Buffalo to Boston, and from Malone to New Jersey. Taken together, we have helped to provide over 60 megawatts worth of clean energy. 
Near the end of 2015, Apex underwent a thorough and rigorous application process and was granted the distinguished NABCEP seal of approval as a solar installation company, making us the first and only installer in the Northeast and the 5th in the nation to have advanced beyond installer certification and receive Company-Wide NABCEP Accreditation

Building Energy
www.buildingenergyvt.com

We are a comprehensive energy services company with a mission to reduce the carbon footprint of buildings using a “Whole Systems Approach” to building performance incorporating conservation, efficiency and renewable energy. We specialize in energy audits, weatherization, insulation, and turn-key solar and heat pump installations.

Froling Energy
www.frolingenergy.com

Froling Energy specializes in retrofit and new installations of biomass boiler systems in schools, campuses, municipal, commercial and industrial buildings.  We also provide biomass ongoing boiler maintenance and repair services. Our skilled, experienced labor force is committed to customer satisfaction. 

We are now producing and delivering Precision Dry Wood Chips (PDCs).  This clean burning new biomass fuel has many advantages for medium to large fuel users, including a simpler delivery method and 30% savings over pellets.  Initial infrastructure costs are also much less, compared to green wood chip systems.

The cornerstone of Froling Energy’s business is to providing customers with top quality boiler systems that will perform for decades, save money and create a positive environmental impact.  We say “HEAT LOCAL” because biomass keeps nearly all of your heating fuel dollars in the local economy. 

Contact us to discuss the feasibility of using biomass at your facility.

Green Mountain Power                  
www.greenmountainpower.com

Green Mountain Power, the first utility to get a B Corp certification, is partnering with Vermonters to improve lives and transform communities. GMP through innovation and transformation is helping people use less energy and save money, while continuing to generate clean, cost-effective and reliable power.

Kalow Technologies LLC
www.kalowtech.com

Kalow Technologies, LLC is a 70 person 30-year old electro-mechanical contract manufacturing company in the Killington / Rutland Vermont area. A large part of our sustained success has come from our agile and innovative, trusted long term relationship with Sealed Air Corporation.

We have discovered, and been found by several startups and younger companies with whom we have partnered and helped grow:  [www.bevi.cowww.filabot.com, www.soofa.co, www.drakerenergy.com].

Our team excels at helping project teams with good ideas and business plans do the manufacturing engineering to take a Solidworks model or prototype to the “bill of materials” and production stages.  We are reaching out to find other highly motivated and talented entrepreneurs who would benefit from our help making their dream a reality.

We have found our sheet metal fabrication shop and staff to be a great asset to helping our prospects refine and enhance their work.

Mitsubishi Electric Cooling and Heating
www.mehvac.com

For the past 30 years, Mitsubishi Electric Cooling and Heating has enhanced people's lives by improving comfort, conserving energy, and promoting environmental sustainability.  As a  leading marketer of intelligent and efficient air-conditioning and heating systems for new construction or renovation, our product lines include CITY MULTI Variable Refrigerant Flow Zoning systems and Mr. Slim Split-ductless A/C and Heat Pumps. Our Hyper-Heating INVERTER (H2i) technology is designed to provide comfortable indoor temperatures in extreme cold-climate conditions (as low as -13° F) while saving energy and money. Mitsubishi Zoned Comfort Solutions provide year-round comfort throughout a home and are up to 40% more efficient than traditional heat pump systems. Our network of Diamond Contractors can help design the perfect system to bring homeowners personalized comfort. Call 1-800-433-4822 or visit www.mehvac.com

Renewable Energy Resource Center
www.rerc-vt.org

The Renewable Energy Resource Center administers the VT Small Scale Renewable Energy Incentive Program, which has provided financial incentives totaling $16 million to over 3,500 Vermont homeowners and businesses for renewable equipment purchases.

Star Wind Turbines, LLC
www.starwindturbines.com

Star Wind Turbines is a manufacturer of small wind turbines from 5kW to 45kW and can power 1-20 homes.  These turbines are typically for homes, farms, and community applications.  They are affordable and support the Vermont Standard Offer and Net Metering programs.  Star Wind Turbines also makes hydraulic lifting towers from 60-101 ft. so you never have to climb the tower.  These turbines a made in Vermont and the facility is located in East Dorset , Vermont.

SunWood Biomass
www.SunWoodBiomass.com

SunWood Biomass, Vermont company, specializing in wood pellet, wood chip and cord heating systems for institutional, commercial and residential applications. With 250+ projects since 2004, SunWood designs an installs the highest efficiency systems available. SunWood Biomass is known for working and overcoming challenging sites and installations. SunWood also offers financing, comprehensive feasibility and design services to determine a project’s goals and viability.

Vermont Energy Contracting & Supply
www.vtenergy.com

Founded in 1985, Vermont Energy is a mechanical contractor that provides design, installation, and service of quality mechanical systems for homes and businesses in northwest Vermont.

Vermont Law School
www.vermontlaw.edu

The top-ranked environmental law school in the nation. Offering traditional and accelerated (2-year) JD degrees and 1-year graduate degrees in Energy Regulation & Law and Environmental Law & Policy.

Vermont Natural Resources Council/VECAN
www.vnrc.org

The Vermont Natural Resources Council works from the grassroots to the Legislature to build broad support for policies, programs and practices that protect Vermont’s environment and grow a strong, efficient, renewable energy economy. VNRC also coordinates the Vermont Energy and Climate Action Network. VECAN is a network of organizations and over 100 volunteer community energy and climate action committees who are successfully demonstrating the power of citizen driven, solutions-oriented responses to Vermont’s energy challenges and climate change.

VHB
www.vhb.com

VHB’s passionate team of engineers, scientists, planners, and designers provides consulting services to clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as to federal, state and local governments. VHB partners with clients from 23 offices along the east coast to improve mobility and enhance communities while balancing development and infrastructure needs with stewardship of our environment.