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Heat Pump Clothes Dryers:

New Cutting Edge Appliances Use 40% Less Energy!

Neale Lunderville, General Manager of BED, Liz Gamache, Director of Efficiency Vermont, Lee Owen, Bouchard-Pierce General Manager. Photo courtesy Efficiency Vermont

By N. R. Mallery

A winner of the 2014 ENERGY STAR® Emerging Technology Award, heat pump clothes dryers combine the cutting edge efficiency […]

State Designates Green Energy Times as Vermont Green Business

Bradford, VT. January 13, 2015 – Green Energy Times, located in Bradford, VT, has been named a Vermont Green Business by the state of Vermont for their environmental stewardship and sustainability efforts. The Vermont Green Business Program provides assistance to businesses desiring to “green up” their operations and recognizes businesses of all sizes […]

U. S. Carbon Limits – Kudos to the Obama Admin – But sooner would be better!

Sanders Welcomes Carbon Limits Much More Needed to Curb Global Warming

BURLINGTON, Vt., June 2 – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) welcomed an Obama administration initiative unveiled today to reduce carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants, but the senator said real progress on global warming has been blocked by Republicans in Congress who have thwarted […]

The April 2014 Edition of Green Energy Times is now Available Online

You can now view the full version of our current issue of Green Energy Times from the ‘Current & Past Issues’ Quick Link here in the left side of this page.

There is a lot of exciting information in this issue, like where to find Solar Installers in your area, Green Builders, Building Efficiency and […]

Happy New Year From the DOE Challenge Home

What an incredible year for DOE Challenge Home! In 2013, we launched new national program requirements in January and then hung on for an incredible ride. Over the last twelve months we introduced a new Zero Energy Ready Home training program with over 30 sessions across the country; developed a customizable homebuyer brochure that […]

Leading builders recognized for transforming housing market

The inaugural DOE Housing Innovation Awards were presented on October 4, 2013 during the Solar Decathlon in Irvine, California. Nineteen DOE Challenge Home Builders were recognized for 21 amazing homes. Each one of these homes is highlighted in a case study. Learn how these outstanding builders are leading the race to zero energy ready homes. […]

Earth to Humanity!!

There are no emergency exits from our planet, if we don’t do something about Global Warming now! […]

Is Net-Zero the Best You Can Do?

What About Net-Negative?

By George Harvey

Many people question whether a zero-energy building is really possible. In fact, it is not really hard to imagine, if you think about it. And it is not all that hard to do – lots of people do it.

To achieve zero-energy does not really mean using no power […]

LRCC’s Building Analyst Class

LRCC’s Building Analyst class is starting next week. Gain hands-on experience with energy auditing in the Building Analyst course. Sign up now for the course and BPI testing. Low-cost review options are also available.

CLASS DATES: Wed. & Thu. Oct. 16 & 17, 23 & 24, and Oct. 30 & 31. plus Field Exam Review, […]

An Offer from Green Alliance

Winter is around the corner – and with winter comes inflated energy costs. Being prepared for the cold months has it’s advantages, and it’s safe to say those advantages are not just one shade of green.

Green Alliance Business Partner, Yankee Thermal Imaging is offering all new Green Alliance members in NH, ME, and MA […]