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On Farm Renewables with MicroHydro

Example of a potential micro-hydro site

Funding Opportunity!

Little Green Hydro, LLC (LGH) seeks farms in Vermont and/or New Hampshire to install and use the EcoHydro System with funding provided by LGH and the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture.

LGH has successfully completed USDA-REAP programs in prior years based on our Eco-Hydro System and we […]

May 6 Green Energy News

Opinion:

“Revealed: ALEC’s 2014 Attacks on the Environment” An internal tracking document – obtained from ALEC by the Center for Media and Democracy/the Progressive Inc. under Texas public records law – reveals the scope of ALEC’s anti-environmental efforts in 2014. [Huffington Post] “Crowdfunding could break stranglehold of the ‘big six’ energy firms” A publication from […]

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 Birthday Mr. President!

Happy Birthday Mr. President… May you make all the right choices this year and make this your best year yet… […]

Energy Independence with Microhydro

By James Perkins

Microhydro Benefits

Today’s microhydro technology can provide the lowest-cost per kilowatt-hour of any renewable source and can be responsibly installed in an environmentally-sustainable manner. Vermont has thousands of viable sites for microhydro systems that can contribute to meeting the State’s renewable energy goals with small-scale, distributed generation.

Regulatory Barriers

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The Making of a Microhydro Farm Project in Vermont!

June 1, 2012 Project Pre-Announcement

We are excited to announce a first-of-kind renewable energy project installing an EcoHydro System(TM) at a large dairy farm in Vermont to produce renewable, environmentally-sustainable electricity for the farm’s barns.

October 20, 2012 Project Pre-Announcement

The US Department of Agriculture Rural Energy for America Program (USDA/REAP) […]

Presidential Debate on October 3rd should address climate change & a renewable energy plan

Presidential Debate on October 3rd should address climate change & a renewable energy plan of descent away from our dependence on depleting fossil fuels. […]

Vermont’s latest energy statute: cap removed for locational benefits to the power grid

Vermont’s latest energy statute expands its statewide Clean Local Energy Accessible Now (CLEAN) Program and removes program cap for projects with locational benefits to the power grid […]

Repeal $113 billion of tax-breaks, handouts, & subsidies for the fossil fuel industry!

paying them a performance bonus for wrecking the climate. We’ll never get to renewable energy if we keep handing gobs of money to oil and coal and gas. …we need to come out as strong as possible. Add your voice to a brand new effort to end fossil fuel subsidies… […]

Sanders, Ellison File Bill to End Fossil Fuel Subsidies

“We need to get off the fossil fuel bandwagon that keeps us dependent on oil and contributes to climate change. The $113 billion in taxpayer handouts that oil, gas, and coal companies receive should be used to invest in green jobs. It’s time for this corporate welfare to end.” […]