Sen. Dick McCormick of Windsor County and Rep. Mary Sullivan of Burlington, are co-chairs of the Climate Solutions Caucus of the Vermont General Assembly. On the global stage, President Trump’s unilateral action is an abdication of America’s leadership. His disregard for our strategic allies and global trading partners will have immediate and long-term implications. His […]
Dan Jones is a managing partner in Net Zero Vermont and a former chair of the Montpelier Energy Advisory Committee We have run out of time. Even with a few good days scattered in after two-and-a-half months of fairly constant rain, we can all share in a dispiriting view of what our climate-changed future might […]
WATCH Burlington Electric Partners with Renewable Energy Vermont Members Innovative partnership moves Vermont forward Watch this live press conference. Burlington Electric Department announces their new partnership with Renewable Energy Vermont members Catamount Solar, SunCommon, Peck Electric, DC Energy Innovations, and Building Energy.
Commentary from Sandra Levine, Senior Attorney for the Vermont Conservation Law Foundation, a member of Energy Independent Vermont. In this video from Feb 2016, Sandra talked about the rationale for a carbon tax, and how a price on carbon will work. The commentary follows. The U.S.’s withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord raises the stakes […]
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Lawrence Mott speaks on the current status of large scale wind and solar projects, technology, and policy here and abroad Portland’s Sustainability Series: Leading conversations on Maine’s changing climate Special thanks to the folks at the Portland Public Library for most of the content in this post and the permission to share it with you […]
The heart of a good democracy includes engagement and the honest discussion and debate of issues affecting the government and its people. It’s a forward-thinking bill that would strengthen our economy and create jobs.” ~ Mary Sullivan In this past election, it was extremely disappointing to see the carbon pollution tax, a bill that I […]
Press Release White River Junction— The Upper Valley Aquatic Center (UVAC) and Norwich Solar Technologies (NST) have completed the commissioning of a 500-kilowatt solar project just down the road in Hartford, for the benefit of UVAC and its members and guests. The system was turned on May 23rd and is now producing power. So far […]