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United We Move: CCL’s Plan for Action 2021

Register for December virtual conference: United We Move

One month after the 2020 election, join thousands of your fellow CCL advocates for a virtual conference on Dec. 5, when we’ll lay the groundwork for taking action on climate solutions in 2021.

Registration is now open for United We Move, a free event featuring […]

Urgent! – Join the Climate Strike! – Friday, Oct. 16 – 1 PM – University Green, Burlington

Join the Climate Strike Friday – October 16 – 1 PM University Green, Burlington A coalition of activist organizations, led by Club Organize UVM and UVM Union of Students, have called for a climate strike on October 16th, beginning at 1pm on the University Green in Burlington. The action will begin with a rally, […]

Your Input is Important – 2021 United States Energy and Employment Report (USEER)

Call for Participation in the U.S. Energy and Employment Report 2021

Over the past 3 years, the survey has been led by the National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO) and the Energy Futures Initiative (EFI). The purpose of the survey is to compile employment-related data from the energy, energy efficiency, […]

Press release from the Office of Vermont Attorney General

September 15, 2020

Attorney General Donovan’s Statement on the Governor’s Veto of the Global Warming Solutions Act:

“Climate change is real, and it is already affecting our state. The Global Warming Solutions Act, recently passed by the Vermont Legislature, tells government: When it comes to climate change, do your job. I testified in favor of […]

From the Vermont Natural Resources Council

Fantastic news! Yesterday, the Vermont House passed the Vermont Global Warming Solutions Act (H.688) with 102 representatives taking a stand for real climate action in Vermont. The 102-45 vote margin means we expect there will be enough votes to override Governor Scott’s decision – if he chooses to veto this pollution-reducing, job-creating bill.

This […]

VT EV Stories and Drive Electric Week Virtual Community Conversation

As part of National Drive Electric Week (September 26 – October 4), the Vermont Sierra Club is holding a contest for members to capture 2-minute video stories on why they drive an Electric Vehicle. During last year’s National Drive Electric Week event, we heard from numerous community members that stories like this inspired them to […]

From the Vermont Natural Resources Council

Contact your lawmakers today to urge them to support the Global Warming Solutions Act!

Earlier this week, lawmakers reconvened for the final days of the 2020 legislative session, with a primary focus on finalizing a FY 2021 budget. That said, a few key policy priorities remain in play, including the important, job-creating, pollution-reducing, Global Warming […]

We stood up for solar rights — and we won!

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Together, we stood up for solar rights — and we won! Thank you!

You spoke and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) listened. Today, FERC unanimously dismissed a petition to end net metering.

Anti-solar interests tried to deny solar owners fair compensation for the solar […]

Reminder! Congressman Welch & Town Energy Committee Conversation — June 5 at noon!

 

We wanted to send a quick reminder of the great opportunity coming this Friday, June 5, from noon-1 p.m.!

Please join a conversation with Congressman Peter Welch! This virtual meeting will be a good chance for the Congressman to share an update on what’s happening (or not) at the federal level, hear success […]

We Stand in Solidarity

Green Energy Times Stands in Solidarity with Union of Concerned Scientists

The protests that are sweeping the country are a direct response to the fact that racism is an inescapable reality in the United States. That these protests are happening right now, in the midst of a pandemic that places the protesters at risk from […]