1st Renewable Energy


1stRET, LP office (412) 374-0200
8147 Clear Shade Drive fax (412) 856-9535
Windber, PA 15963 Sales@1stRET.com

About 1st Renewable Energy Technologies

1stRET markets and sells complete turnkey modular renewable energy CHP systems as well as HTS and ORC module equipment for waste heat recovery.  The HTS and ORC Modules will be produced in Pennsylvania by 2011.  1stRET also provides a range of ancillary services to support the design, engineering, parts, service, and training associated with renewable energy CHP systems. 

1stRET provides exemplary renewable energy CHP products that:

  • Provide both Electric and Thermal energy
  • Proven technology with over 125 systems operating in Europe
  • Utilize a myriad of renewable, low priced energy feedstock
  • Operate at low costs
  • Require few operational personnel and minimal operator involvement
  • Produce low pressure and temperature thermal energy compared to the high operational pressures and temperatures of steam systems
  • Utilize lower cost construction requirements, material specifications, and personnel than steam units do.
  • Are environmentally friendly with low emissions and carbon neutrality


1stRET's mission is to be the leading North American manufacturer of modular renewable energy Combined Heat and Power (CHP) systems utilizing Heat Transfer Systems (HTS) and Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) modules.  1stRET is introducing this proven European technology in North America to decrease dependency on foreign oil, decrease greenhouse gas emissions, foster alternative energy sources, recover waste heat, and to provide a source of clean renewable electric and thermal energy.

1stRET prides itself on being a good environmental steward that provides exemplary customer support and services to promote clean energy production to the market sectors it serves.