Vermont’s Green Mountain Power first in the country to offer Tesla Powerwall

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For Immediate Release: December 3, 2015    Customers can sign up now, with Powerwalls set to start arriving in January Colchester, Vt. – Green Mountain Power is pleased to announce it is the first utility in the country to offer home battery offerings for customers. Under this innovative filing, Vermonters have the option to purchase the Tesla […]

Confronting Our Climate Denial

Catamount Solar project N. Tunbridge VT

This commentary is by Dan Jones. A Montpelier resident, a Managing Partner of Net Zero Vermont Ventures and former chair of the Montpelier Energy Advisory Committee. My wife recently returned from a business trip to Silicon Valley, where she had spent much of her career.  “Its dry dusty and depressing,” she moaned.   “There is no greenery.  The […]

Vermont Natural Resources and Energy Committee Hear Carbon Pollution Tax Testimony

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Regional Economics Models, Inc (REMI) prepared The Economic, Fiscal, Emissions, and Demographic Implications from a Carbon Price Policy in Vermont Scott Nostrum, M.A., Senior Economic Associate presents to the Vermont Natural Resources and Energy Committee Quoting from the study: Executive Summary This study examines the potential impacts of a carbon price in Vermont on the […]

Dan Jones Commentary: The cost of our prosperity

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This commentary is by Dan Jones. Dan, a Montpelier resident is a Managing Partner of Net Zero Vermont Ventures and former chair of the Montpelier Energy Advisory Committee. My friend Ed is in his 70s and he’s rebuilding his house near Spruce Mountain. To make his life easier in old age, he is laying a new […]

David Blittersdorf: A brighter energy future for Vermont

Homeowners, Neil and Theresa Fitzgerald, along with Dan Kinney of Catamount Solar, talking with neighbors about the solar project.

This commentary is by David Blittersdorf. He is the president and CEO of AllEarth Renewables and past president/founder of NRG Systems, both Vermont manufacturing companies. In a recent commentary, “Destroy Vermont to save it,” Sen. Joe Benning, the Republican minority leader, demonstrates a dangerously backwards ideology that is inclined to try to save Vermont by […]