Rethinking how we get around is hard Some can see the answers sooner than others Is AllEarth Rail too early for the market? More likely they’re right on time. Already, young adults are ditching their cars and seeking “alternative” ways of getting around. I think the other opportunity, supporting mass transit, is solving the final […]
Alternative Transportation for a Sustainable Future A Guest Post from David Blittersdorf As we rapidly approach peak oil, we must begin to consider what our energy future will look like. It’s clear that renewables will be an essential part of it, but we won’t be able to completely replace fossil fuels with renewable energy sources. We must […]
Get a clear-eyed look at what the transition to renewable energy may actually entail Join energy experts Tim Maker, Beth Sachs, Leigh Seddon, and David Blittersdorf on Thursday, July 7, at 6:00 PM at the Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Church in Middlebury for a practical, clear-eyed look at what the transition to renewable energy may […]
Corrections facility solar project commissioned helping support Make-A-Wish donation for local child “WATTS-FOR-WISHES” CHARITABLE DONATION ANNOUNCED St. Albans, VT, July 20, 2015 – A new solar farm is powering the state’s correctional facility in St. Albans and has helped fund the wish for a local Make-A-Wish child. The new 500kW solar project sited adjacent to the […]
Nearly every day there is a massive wind spill harvested by wind farms somewhere in this country Georgia Mountain Community Wind Open House showed hundreds of Vermonters that wind development can be done right Georgia Mountain Community Wind’s Managing Partner, David Blittersdorf said, “It is incredibly exciting to have this project complete and powering the […]
Celebrating Local Energy & Local Jobs The Project The 10 megawatt, 4-turbine Georgia Mountain Community Wind (GMCW) wind farm spans the border between Chittenden and Franklin counties. Two of the 2.5 megawatt wind turbines are in Milton and two are in Georgia, Vermont along the 3/4 mile northwest-southeast 1140 foot elevation ridgeline. Completed December 31, […]
Innovative Co-op Solar Program Back And Better For 2013 Shelburne, VT – Senator Bernie Sanders, Andrew Perchlik from the Department of Public Service and CEDF, David Blittersdorf, CEO of AllEarth Renewables and Board Member of the Energy Co-op of Vermont, Tom Berry from Sen. Leahy’s office, Jon Copans from Congressman Welch’s office, and local officials […]
Georgia Mountain Community Wind Project Beats New Year Deadline David Blittersdorf reports, on his Facebook page, that all the turbines came on-line yesterday at the Georgia Mountain Community Wind project. Construction was completed before the New Year deadline and this evening all 4 turbines were producing max power of 10MW!