Two novel greenhouse insulation systems will be tested for their energy saving capabilities; Energy audits will be conducted and workshops on energy conservation will be held in ME, NH & VT.
Lead Department or Center: Plant and Soil Science (PSS)
UVM Partners: Margaret Skinner & Vern Grubinger, UVM Extension
Community Partners: Craig Metz, EnSave; P.N.Skinner, E2G; John Bartok, Greenhouse Energy Specialist; Chris Conant, Claussen’s Greenhouses; Natural Resources Conservation Services, ME, NH & VT; Brian Krug, University of New Hampshire
Project Timing: May 1, 2010 – April 30, 2013