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Traning and Education Center for Semiconductor Manufacturing and Alternative and Renewable Technologies.

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Description:

2 small wind turbines and a 1.5 mW wind turbine for training students and the community about energy sources. This LEED Platinum building is an extension of Hudson Valley Community College. TEC-SMART is a community education center to showcase alternative and renewable energy technologies and sustainable design.

Efficiency or Sustainability Improvements:

Training in PV, Geothermal, Wind, and Alternative Fuel Vehicles. Building design features alternate greywater, Passive Solar, Energy Star Appliances, FSC Certified Wood, Local Materials, Masonry stove, Non-Toxic Products, Passive solar, Radiant floor heating, Recycled Materials

Open House Info:

From the North: 1. Take I-87 South to Exit 12 for NY-67 toward Ballston Spa/Malta 2. At the traffic circle, take the 3rd exit onto Dunning St./NY-67 East 3. At the next traffic circle, take the 1st exit and stay on Dunning St./NY-67 East 4. At the next traffic circle, take the 2nd exit and stay on Dunning St./NY-67 East 5. At the next traffic circle, take the 2nd exit onto County Rd 108/ Dunning St./Plains Rd 6. At the next traffic circle, take the 2nd exit and stay on County Rd 108/ Dunning St./Plains Rd 7. Turn Right at Hermes Road - Follow signs to Facility From the South: 1. Take 1-87 North to Exit 12 for NY-67/Dunning St toward Ballston Spa/Malta 2. Turn right at Dunning St/NY-67 E 3. At the traffic circle, take the 2nd exit and stay on Dunning St/NY-67 E 4. At the traffic circle, take the 2nd exit onto County Rd 108/Dunning St/Plains Rd 5. At the traffic circle, take the 2nd exit and stay on County Rd 108/Dunning St/Plains Rd 6. Turn Right at Hermes Road - Follow signs to Facility From The East: 1. Take NY-67 West/Saratoga Ave 2. Continue to follow NY-67 West 3. Turn right at NY-67 West/US-9 North 4. Turn right at Hemphill Pl 5. Take the 1st right onto County Rd 108/Dunning St/Plains Rd 6. At the traffic circle, take the 2nd exit and stay on County Rd 108/Dunning St/Plains Rd 7. Turn right at Hermes Rd From the West: 1. Take NY-67 East - follow until you enter Malta and reach the traffic circles 2. Continue straight through to Hermes Road as in directions above Large wind turbine for demonstration donated by GE - 2 small wind 5 kW powering the building - all used for instructional space.

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