World Energy

Boston Sand & Gravel Turns to World Energy Solutions
for Energy Efficiency Measures

World Energy Solutions, Inc., today announced it has helped Boston Sand & Gravel Company, implement two major projects to cut energy consumption at its main manufacturing and maintenance facilities in Boston. Through a series of mechanical and lighting retrofits executed by World Energy, and incentives, including a zero percent financing option, the energy efficiency measures are anticipated to reduce energy usage by approximately 19%.

Env Award

2013 Environmental Excellence Award

Industry group National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) presented BSG with the award for environmental excellence and innovative management.


Boston Sand pledge to the ENERGY STAR LowCarbon IT Campaign

We are proud to announce our recent pledge to the ENERGY STAR Low Carbon IT Campaign. Our company is listed on the US EPA ENERGY STAR website. In addition to saving energy and money, our commitment encourages others to save energy, ultimately reducing global warming. We also encourage you to publicize your participation in the Low Carbon IT Campaign by: • Following this link for sample content for your website, marketing materials, press releases, and newsletter articles. • Requesting a custom web banner (see attached Verizon version of the banner as an example) that will publicize your power management efforts, be placed on your website, and link to the EPA power management site.

green power partner

Green Power Partner

Accepted as Green Power Partner of the US EPA Green Power Partnership Program. Pledged to use 10% renewable energy for the facility by January 2012 and delivered 11.1 %.


Governor’s Clean Energy Challenge

Named as one of six mentor companies for the Governor’s Clean Energy Challenge and pledged as a member of the Challenge. Pledged to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 10% through 2012 and delivered a total reduction (gas and electricity) of 49%.

Energy Recduction award

Best Energy Reduction Project in New England

Awarded Best Energy Reduction Project in New England by the American Association of Energy Engineers, Northeast Section. Recognition for 81% energy demand reduction at the Charlestown maintenance facility.


Featured in Boston WCVB news story (Chronicle)

Old Company Goes Green – on installation of the largest commercial solar energy installation in the Commonwealth and Interview with Jeanne-Marie Boylan


2009 Green Summit Award for Energy Design by the Boston Business Journal

Awarded the 2009 Green Summit Award for Energy Design by the Boston Business Journal. Our solar installation at Charlestown was configured to have south facing panels for optimal solar capture – on a north facing roof!

Mayor Menino

2009 Green Business Award

Awarded 2009 Green Business Award by Mayor Menino of Boston