Renewable Energy

One of SASD’s focus points is promoting renewable energy in Sullivan County.  Here is some basic information about all the main technologies we recommend.

Click on any photo to get to an information page explaining how the technology works and how it can work for you.

                                           Solar Electric                                                                         Solar Thermal

Apple Pond Farm's Solar Electric System          Apple Pond Farm's Solar Thermal System

                                            Wind Power                                                                             Geothermal

The Apple Pond Farm 10kW Bergey Turbine          Geothermal Ground Source Horizontal Slinky Loop Install

                              Hydroelectric/MicroHydro                                                                 Biofuels

Hydroelectric building by weir on River Wharfe in England © Copyright Andrew Curtis. Licensed for Creative Commons reuse          Wood--the classic biomass fuel