Green Features at Daniel Webster

Daniel Webster Wildlife Sanctuary is doing its part to leave a lighter footprint on the environment by utilizing green technology.

Conserving Energy

  • Energy audit performed on the cottage and recommendations implemented
  • Additional insulation has been installed and the building has been airsealed
  • Programmable thermostats installed
  • All incandescent light bulbs have been replaced with LED light bulbs
  • Refrigerator has been replaced with EnergyStar model
  • EnergyStar dehumidifier installed
  • Energy efficient furnace and hot water heater installed
  • Electric-powered property management equipment purchased and in use

Buying Electricity Generated from Renewable Sources

  • 100% green electricity purchased from Green Energy Consumers Alliance (New England Wind product) for all electricity not produced on site

Conserving Water

  • 1 dual-flush toilet was installed
  • Bird garden features native plants to reduce maintenance and water needs