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Sign on: VT Business Supports Renewables

I am reaching out today to ask you to sign this letter before January 26th to demonstrate your support for a 100% Renewable Energy Standard (S. 267).

Nearly 100 businesses have already signed on and we hope you will, too. Share this email with your supply-chain vendors, contractors, business customers and fellow community business leaders […]

January 30 Deadline Set for Candidates Seeking Nomination to NHEC Board of Directors

PLYMOUTH, NH – Members of the New Hampshire Electric Cooperative, Inc. (NHEC) interested in being considered for nomination to the organization’s board of directors should submit their materials to the Nominating Committee by 4:30 p.m. on January 30, 2020. More information is available on NHEC’s web site at www.nhec.com.

“We are seeking qualified members with […]

FINAL CALL! – PEOPLE’S STATE OF THE STATE RALLY – STATE HOUSE – JANUARY 9 AT NOON

ALL COME! PEOPLE’S STATE OF THE STATE RALLY AND PAN-DEMONIUM! TOMORROW, JANUARY 9TH AT NOON Before the Governor’s State of the State Address Extinction Rebellion Vermont and a coalition of climate justice partners from around the state will rally outside the State House in Montpelier with our voices and our noisemakers to demand that […]

Op-Ed : National Grid Needs to Come Clean

I’m writing to comment on National Grid’s tactics regarding its proposed E37/Albany Loop fracked gas pipeline. It has been reported that National Grid has asked local government officials and leaders of development agencies to submit testimony to the Public Service Commission (PSC) concerning this proposed fracked gas pipeline extension. Many of the solicited individuals did […]

Let Governor Cuomo and the Public Service Commission Know We Expect them to Serve the Public’s Interest and Protect the Planet

Let Governor Cuomo and the Public Service Commission Know We Expect them to Serve the Public’s Interest and Protect the Planet PSC Meeting, Thursday, January 16th

As the climate emergency heats up worldwide, the NYS Public Service Commission will decide whether to approve the Joint Proposal for the Con Ed rate case. […]

NY: Climate Emergency, Halt New Fossil Fuels – January 8th

Climate Activists to Stage Rally and Die-in at Cuomo’s State of the State Address. Climate activists from the Hudson Valley and the Capital District will hold a die-in in the War Room of the State Capitol at noon. The groups are urging Governor Cuomo to declare a Climate Emergency, starting with a halt to […]

The Many Co-benefits of a Good Climate Solution

by John Gage, Citizens’ Climate Lobby New Hampshire state coordinator

The cheapest and quickest way to reduce climate pollution is to put a price on it and let efficient market forces unleash the investment, innovation, and transition to clean energy solutions required. We can protect household budgets during the process, and protect US […]

VECAN Conference Early Registration Extended!

Meeting the Moment: Collectively Confronting the Climate Crisis: The 12th Annual Vermont Community Energy and Climate Action Conference” is only TWO WEEKS away!

Due to technical challenges with the online registration system, we are extending the Early-Bird Registration rate of $45 for another week through November 29th. If you receive an error code while […]

Here comes TCI?!

Energy Independent Vermont has been advocating for carbon pricing for five years, and we are now seeing some progress. Coming up next week Senate president pro tem Tim Ashe and Deputy Secretary of the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources Peter Walke are hosting separate webinars to introduce and explain the Transportation & Climate Initiative […]

Mayors Vow to Work Together with Youth Climate Activists to Deliver Global Green New Deal

C40 Cities will create a Global Youth Initiative, bringing together leaders of climate movements from all over the world, to work with mayors Announcement comes out of several days of collaboration at C40 World Mayors Summit in Copenhagen

Copenhagen, Denmark 11 Oct. 2019 – Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, Lord Mayor of Copenhagen, Frank […]