“This is an exciting project. Last year we installed solar panels to help their manufacturing process use green energy. This year we are installing the wind turbines. They are at the forefront of renewable energy generation!
Westport, CT (PRWEB) July 21, 2010
C Solar, a Connecticut based provider of renewable energy solutions, has been hired to install six wind turbines on Thornton International’s headquarters in Norwalk, Connecticut.
Glenn Cucinell, President of C Solar LLC, stated: “This is an exciting project. Last year we installed solar panels to help their manufacturing process use green energy. This year we are installing the wind turbines. In addition to 264 solar panels already installed, Thornton International’s headquarters will now include 6 wind turbines. When completed the entire project is expected to generate 87,512 kWH, which will equal an anticipated savings of $15,750 annually. Thornton International is truly at the forefront renewable energy generation for manufacturing and we are honored to continue our relationship with them.”
"As business people," says Brett Thornton, Thornton International's Vice President, "we want to do what we can to protect the environment; however, every decision we make must be done so with a cost benefit analysis. Glenn and C Solar worked closely with us to design a system that is commercially viable and will significantly reduce our energy costs after a brief investment recovery period. It’s a win-win all the way around; for the environment, for Thornton International and for our customers"
C Solar will be installing six Honeywell Wind Turbine units. The unique gearless units measure 6 feet in diameter and each is capable of producing up to 2752 kWh/yr. Traditional gearbox wind turbines require minimum wind speeds of 7.5 mph to cut in and start generating power. Honeywell’s design allows it to start generating energy with wind as low as 2 mph.
Thornton continued: “When we started this process we were not sure of the outcome. Today, however, we are so pleased and proud of our commitment to solar and wind power that we have incorporated it in all of our marketing efforts. Our website not only tells the history of Thornton International and the vision of my father, but it showcases our commitment to the environment. C Solar made it all possible; we could not have done it without them.”
About Thornton International, Inc.:
Headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut USA, Thornton International Inc. is a leading healthcare manufacturer of yarn-based interdental cleaning products designed for people with gum diseases and dental bridges and implants. To learn more about Thornton's "green initiative" and highly useful product offerings, please visit http://www.solarfloss.com.
About C Solar LLC:
C Solar LLC is a Connecticut based company with the ability to incorporate various renewable technologies. At the forefront of photovoltaic technologies, C Solar offers custom designed solutions that provide a cost-efficient alternative to the traditional fossil fuel based electricity. C Solar has been designing, consulting and installing energy efficient and photovoltaic systems for commercial and residential buildings throughout Southern New England and New York since 2005.
Its mission is to provide its customers with the best solutions to their energy needs by providing unparalleled service and professionalism. C Solar prides itself on the ability to offer a full in house support team, each member participate in design/concept phase right through to the final installation and commissioning. Throughout this process, C Solar works to navigate the various State and Federal incentive programs to ensure the most cost effective solutions are utilized in achieving their clients’ goals. C Solar LLC’s professionals are fully licensed and insured and have the knowledge and experience to handle projects of any size or scope.
C Solar LLC is proud to be a Connecticut company. Its officers are lifetime residents who attended Connecticut schools and colleges. They believe their company will help Connecticut become a leader in developing, manufacturing and implementing new technologies that will drive an independent, sustainable and prosperous way of life without damaging the environment. More information about C Solar is available on the company’s website at: http://www.csolarllc.com.
For the latest developments on C Solar and the Renewable Energy Industry, follow C Solar on their Facebook page: (http://www.facebook.com/pages/Westport-CT/C-Solar-LLC-Renewable-esources/191155618086) .
Aberdeen Associates, Inc.
The information contained in this news release, other than historical information, consists of forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act and Section 21E of the Exchange Act. These statements may involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those described in such statements. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to have been correct. Important factors, including general economic conditions, spending levels and other factors could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations.
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