Why Biomass?

The use of biomass fuels for residential and commercial heating has grown exponentially over the past few years. An increase in the number of suppliers of pellets and wood chips has contributed to a more reliable supply of fuels and has stabilized prices. At the same time, customers have seen high quality biomass boilers like…

Paul Smith's College

Paul Smith’s College Heats Campus with Evoworld

Paul Smith’s College is installing a highly sustainable, state-of-the-art Evoworld wood-pellet boiler system, which will heat its three academic buildings. See: Paul Smith’s, NYSERDA partner on renewable energy. This project is one of the first uses in New York State of a high-efficiency and low-emission wood pellet boiler heating system to heat multiple buildings. Paul…

Meach Cove Installation

Helping an Organic Farm Test Biomass Heating

Meach Cove Farms, a 1,000-acre organic farm in Shelburne, Vermont, is no stranger to exploring and using local, renewable resources to offset oil-based heating. After all, they’ve been running wood pellet boilers since 2007, are one of the state’s five test sites for seed trials of grass species, and have established important connections and collaborations…

Lou Okonski giving a tour of EvoWorld factory

NY Offers up to $150,000 for Biomass Heating

On July 29, 2014, John Rhodes, president and CEO of NYSERDA ,and Joe Martens, DEC commissioner, held a press conference at Evoworld in Troy, NY to announce the roll-out of a comprehensive set of programs to build a regional wood-fired heating industry under Governor Cuomo’s Renewable Heat NY initiative.