SunWaterMV open house will highlight energy technology


SunWaterMV will host an open house designed to demonstrate how to slash fossil fuel use and harvest local energy with new solar thermal technology, at the home of Diane Hartmann, 249 Great Plains Road, West Tisbury from 10 am to 2 pm, Saturday.

Engineer Tim Twombly, owner of SunWaterMV, will demonstrate an installation of evacuated tube solar technology for home and hot water heating. Visitors will be able to inspect a sophisticated, running system and speak with the home owner, according to a press release. Information about the technology and how to maximize rebates and incentives will be available.

Mr. Twombly is a mechanical engineer with a long-term background in energy technology. Ms. Hartmann said that she has already reduced her fossil fuel use by 60 percent with this system. For more information call Mr. Twombly at 508-693-4592 or 508-560-0009.