Ever wonder what it’s like to be close to a big wind turbine? Click here to register with the folks at VPIRG for the tour When: Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Where: Sheffield Wind Farm, Duck Pond Rd., Sheffield, VT 05866
This commentary is by Sandra Levine, who is a senior attorney with the Conservation Law Foundation in Montpelier. From this summer’s sweltering heat in the usually cool Pacific Northwest, to the heat wave that grounded airplanes in Arizona, there is no question that the impacts of climate change are upon us. The recent draft of […]
This commentary is by Shay Totten, of Burlington, who is a former journalist and political columnist. Can we end this tired old trope that only conservatives understand business and liberals can’t “connect” with people when it comes to jobs, the economy and their personal pocketbook? Reading Mike Smith’s column: (“Democrats fail to connect with economic […]
“I like solar, just not where I can see it…” Vermont strives to run on 90% renewable energy by 2050, but opponents say they don’t want it in their back yard. A Charlotte Vermont couple has been planning on installing a solar farm in their back yard for 3 years. They just found out their project […]
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Vermont Governor introduces the Vermont Climate Action Commission to refocus Vermont’s attention to meeting statewide and worldwide goals for carbon emissions Live feed from Governor Scott’s Press Conference Vermont Natural Resource Council‘s Facebook Live feed Johanna Miller, Energy and Climate Program Director at VNRC, on the Vermont Climate Action Commission Sources: VT Digger article Vermont Business […]
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.