Mission: The center for ecotechnology helps people and businesses in massachusetts save energy and reduce waste. For more than 35 years, weve offered proven advice and resources to save you money, make you more comfortable at home, and help your business perform better. Working with partners throughout the region, were helping transform the way we live and work for a better community, economy, and environment now and for the future. We provide practical solutions that save energy, materials and money and have a positive impact on our environment and community. We serve residents, business and communities in the areas of energy efficiency and waste reduction.
Programs: Green home services - cet provided energy efficiency services to existing single and multi-family homes for customers of utility companies. These services included energy audits with installation of energy efficient lighting and other savings measures as well as recommending, arranging and inspecting contracted insulation and air sealing work to save additional energy. Cet also provided technical assistance to builders and homeowners to improve the environmental performance of new homes. Services included plan review, recommendations, inspection and verification, and assistance with participation in incentive and rating programs (energy star, leed for homes) and code compliance.
green business services - cet provided outreach, education and technical assistance to businesses to help them save energy and reduce waste and improve environmental performance.
ecobuilding bargains - cet operated a used building materials store that accepts donations of used and surplus doors, windows, cabinets, and plumbing and electrical fixtures to save them from disposal and sells them at low cost to help others fix up their homes.
Founded in 1976, CET is a mission driven, community based organization working in rural western Massachusetts. CET is active in the fields of recycling, waste reduction, reuse, energy efficiency, renewable energy, environmental education and environmental health. CET works with communities, businesses, individuals and schools. Over the past 30 years CET has provided affordable practical solutions to live our lives with less impact on the environment.