Past Events

At VEIC, we continually learn from and contribute to the community of practitioners, experts, and researchers in the field of energy efficiency and renewable energy. Through participation in conferences, events, webinars, and more we share information on best practices, new methods and technologies, and latest trends.VEIC has participated in the following events:

Modern Wood Pellet Heating Forum

1 Montshire Drive Norwich Vermont

Modern Wood Pellet Heating Forum

     Tuesday, Sep. 15, 2015, 6 – 8:30pm

Montshire Museum, 1 Montshire Rd., Norwich, VT

Streaming and archived viewing at

Modern wood pellet technology provides clean, efficient, renewable, easy, hands-free heating for homes and commercial buildings.

Experts in modern wood heating will discuss:

  • Central residential and commercial wood pellet heating technology, including efficiency
  • How pellets are processed, delivered, stored and automatically fed to the boiler
  • Environmental considerations (sustainable harvesting, short vs. long term carbon release, particulates, etc.)
  • Pricing and availability of boilers and pellets
  • Economic benefits of wood heat
  • Incentives and financing


    Participants include:

  • Adam Sherman, Biomass Energy Resource Center
  • Maura Adams, Northern Forest Center
  • Charlie Niebling, Innovative Natural Resource Solutions
  • Scott Nichols, Tarm USA
  • Morton Bailey, Lyme Green Heat

This forum is free and open to the public, and light refreshments will be served.  

Can't make it to the Montshire on September 15th? Thanks to Bob "The Green Guy" Farnham we will be streaming the forum live and posting the video for viewing after the event at:

The forum is sponsored by Lyme Green Heat, Tarm USA, Pellergy and Kedel Pellet Boilers.  Organizational cosponsors: Sustainable Energy Resource Group, Vital Communities, Efficiency Vermont, Northern Forest Center, Biomass Energy Resource Center, Renewable Energy Vermont, Sierra Club Upper Valley Group, Two Rivers Ottauquechee Regional Commission, Upper Valley Lake Sunapee Regional Planning Commission, Alliance for Green Heat, New Hampshire Wood Energy Council.

 For more information contact or 802-785-4126.