Sustainability Partners

Dovetail Solar & Wind

Dovetail Solar & Wind

Reduce your electric bills and your carbon footprint with a customized renewable energy system from Dovetail Solar and Wind. Whether it’s a solar electric(photovoltaic) system, a wind turbine, a solar thermal system, or a combination of any of the three, you can trust Dovetail’s 20 years of experience to design a high performing system that will produce the maximum amount of energy using the best proven technologies and components available. Dovetail has built over 385 renewable energy systems, totaling over 14.6 megawatts. During installation, we ensure that your system is implemented in a safe, efficient and sustainable way while minimizing any disruptions at your site. Your solar or wind system will be up and running quickly, run reliability and require minimal maintenance for decades. Contact Julie Julie Jones,  jjones@dovetailsolar.com, Phone 513.477.5814, www.dovetailsolar.com


GreenBau

Greenbau Construction

Full Service Green Design + Build – With Anthony Beck, a Certified Green Professional, and a member of the NAHB and his partner Steve Hampton an Architect, NCARB, and LEED AP you can be confident in the quality and service you will see at every turn. By having design and build working as one, you can be assured there will be no costly miscommunications nor overruns that are so prevalent in construction today. Be it commercial or residential they do it right. Contact Tony Beck at P: 513-784-0037, 2913 Little Dry Run Rd. Cincinnati Ohio 45244, www.greenbau.cominfo@greenbau.net


Green Building ConsultingGreen Building Consulting

Green Building Consulting provides technical assistance on environmentally-sustainable building and community design, building science, and energy efficiency. Green Building Consulting serves as a consultant to the owner or design team of commercial and residential properties.  Our services provide comprehensive solutions to the make-up of a building in an effort to improve the comfort, safety, indoor air quality, and energy efficiency.  Our expertise spans all phases of a project from conceptual design through construction to project hand-over; in addition to continuous operation and maintenance.  We are structured to work in the manner most appropriate for your project needs. Contact Paul Yankie at 1411 Main St. Ste. B, Cincinnati, OH 45202, Phone (513) 381-1470, www.greenbuildingconsulting.compyankie@greenbldgconsulting.com


Green Cincinnati Education Advocacy

Green Cincinnati’s goal is to help promote Green Building and provide the public with the resources needed to advocate for the U.S Green Building Council’s LEED Certification process. We were the LEEP AP on our LEED Platinum office and provide LEED documentation services for commercial projects. Also please contact us for assistance developing branding, research, brochures, web sites, technical literature, presentations and publicity that doesn’t “Greenwash” the subject. Contact Chuck Lohre, President, Green Cincinnati Education Advocacy, the Green Building division of Lohre & Associates, Inc. Marketing Communications, 126A West 14th Street, 2nd Floor, Cincinnati, OH 45202, 877-608-1736, 513-961-1174, Mobile 513-260-9025, Fax 513-961-1192, www.green-cincinnati.comchuck@lohre.com


Greener Stock

Building Supply & Heather Curless LEED Accredited Architect – Whether home, office, or factory if you want to see the latest in energy conservation and sustainability you need to stop by Heather Curless’s shop Greener Stock. Whether it insulation made from recycled jean material to the highest end finishes you can imagine of course also made from sustainable materials. Heather and quite simply has it going on. Heather is also a LEED Accredited Professional / Architect who can work with you and our partners on your project in every way, every step of the way. Contact Heather E. Curless, Owner, Architect, LEED AP, http://www.facebook.com/GreenerStock, 3528 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, T 513.321.0567, F 513.323.1262, www.greenerstock.comheather@greenerstock.com


Green Streets

At Green Streets & Live Roof of Cincinnati we offer consulting and installation of the latest, most effective storm water mitigation and reuse options available on the market today. Rain water harvesting and renewal taken to a new level. Not only do we seek to mitigate storm water but create opportunities in property and site development by taking required retention underground.
At a time in our history when legal concerns and land use must be coupled with protection of the environment while sustaining viable development it is always best to protect yourself as well. Be it Brownfield  Remediation, Planning, to Real Estate Development and almost any legal concern imaginable Henry Sheldon can bring you positive results. We are proud to not only have “Tre” Henry Sheldon available to not only the Partnership but also have him as a new partner to Green Streets as well. Contact Ben Haggerty at (513) 257-5256, www.green-streets.nethaggerty.benjamin@green-streets.net


National Heating & Air Conditioning

National Heating and Cooling

Keeping Cincinnati homeowners comfortable in their homes for more than 80 years! We offer a wide range of heating & cooling products including the latest in energy efficient HVAC equipment, as well as insulation and home performance services. That’s why we take a holistic approach to building performance improvements that are designed to accomplish your goals, without requiring that you spend any extra money on products or services that you don’t need. We highly encourage our customers to begin the home energy upgrade process with a comprehensive home energy audit, in order to determine the best, most cost-effective upgrades for your home. Contact Tim Stratton at 7861 Palace Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45249Phone: c(513) 335-0715, w(513) 621-4620, Fax: (513) 941-­5927, www.nationalheatandac.com, timstrats@nationalheatandac.com.


 

One Small GardenOne Small Garden

Believes everyone has a green thumb. With this belief, we’ve created unique raised beds, or Greenspot Growing Systems™, that take all the hassle out of gardening. It’s easy, once your Greenspot™ is in place, you can harvest from it for years to come. Just add seeds, sun and water. With just a little bit of your own time, you can harvest a bounty of fresh food to eat and share. Each Greenspot Growing System™ is made with local cedar, and can be arranged to create a variety of shapes and sizes. Anywhere that can see the sun can become the perfect place for your Greenspot Growing System™! Explore the goodness of green, discover your green thumb today. Contact Juliann Gardener at 1049 Lila Avenue, at the North East corner of State Route 50 & State Route 131, Milford Ohio, 45150, 513.218.0573, www.onesmallgarden.comjuliann@1smallgarden.com


Patterned Concrete of Cincinnati

Pattern Concrete of Cincinnati

Decorative, concrete artisans of stamped and colored concrete including patios, pool decks, driveways, countertops and pervious concrete. Specialized, designer concrete finishes. A premiere creator of patterned and colored concrete from countertops to drive ways Patterned also offers permeable pavement that allows water to pass through the surface and back into to aquifers. Paul Schneider has beautiful solutions for any project great or small. They offer consultation and training to assist planning and specification writing of your architectural concrete project.
Contact Paul Schneider at 9470 Le Saint Drive, Fairfield, OH 45014, (O) 513-870-9449, (M) 513-460-4898, www.patternedconcrete.uspaul.pcoc@fuse.net


Tepe Services

They have been out on the forefront of sustainable landscapes and water conservation since day one. In fact they created the first certified Rain Garden in Hamilton County. They deliver time and time again on almost client need imaginable. Whether its drought resistant plants coupled with irrigation techniques that feed only what a plant needs directly to the source via full smart weather station technology, conservation is paramount to the Tepe’s. Contact Greg Tepe at 7021 Cleves Warsaw Pike, CincinnatiOhio 45233, Phone: (513) 941-4500, Fax: (513) 941-­5927, www.tepeservices.com, info@tepeservices.com