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Upper Valley Energy News – February 2019

Vital Communities Updates Last month, we hosted our Weatherize kick-off events, drawing more than 150 people to learn about our eight-town campaign. Don’t worry if you didn’t make it to your town’s kick-off event—residents of Andover, Canaan, Enfield, Newbury, New London, Sutton, Warner, and Wilmot can request their $100 home energy audit any time before […]

Sen. Hassan to Address Newfields Solar Project – February 8, 2019

Town to Save $530K with Clean Energy Transition

Town of Newfields Solar Ribbon Cutting Friday, February 8 at 1 p.m. Newfields Village Water and Sewer District 7 Hervey Court, Newfields, NH AGENDA 1. Speakers: Catherine Nelson, Commissioner, Town of Newfields

Maggie Hassan, U.S. Senator

Martha Fuller Clark, State Senator

Bill Behrens, Co-Founder, ReVision […]

Permaculture Program: Community Event, Wilton, NH

For more information, please contact Sandy Lafleur at (603) 654-1245 or souhegansustainabilityfair@gmail.com The Souhegan Sustainability Fair is sponsoring engaging and informative programs outside of their Annual Fair (this year on Saturday, May 4th from 10:00 – 4:00 at the Wilton-Lyndeborough Cooperative School.) We are pleased to offer a program on “Permaculture” by Dave McConville at […]

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NHEC Foundation to Award Six $1,500 Scholarships in 2019

Applications are now being accepted for six scholarships to be awarded this year to New Hampshire Electric Co-op (NHEC) members by the NHEC Foundation. The $1,500 scholarships, one of which is reserved for a student entering a vocational/technical institution, are meant to support the education and resulting careers of NHEC members and their children. Applicants […]

LES January Webinar – NHSaves Button Up – Register Now!

Please register for Virtual NHSaves Button Up Workshop on Jan 17, 2019 12:00 PM EST at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8364484526661443331

The popular home energy savings workshop, NHSaves Button Up, will be offered as a webinar on Thursday, January 17th, Noon – 1pm. This webinar will give you tips on how to improve the energy efficiency of your home. […]

Jan. 10th DEC Lunch: The Social Cost of Nuclear Power

Fukushima prefecture in Japan is the site of a 2011 tsunami and nuclear accident after a major earthquake off the east coast of Japan. Despite the very minor release of radiation into the atmosphere, the disaster has had profound effects on the lives of the local citizens. Dr. Davies will share field notes and invite […]

Monadnock Food Co-op Earns Bronze Bicycle Friendly Business Designation by League of American Bicyclists

Third Business in New Hampshire to Earn Designation KEENE, NH – The League of American Bicyclists, a national bicycling and advocacy organization of nearly 20,000 members, has recognized Monadnock Food Co-op with a prestigious bronze-level Bicycle Friendly Business (BFB) certification. With the announcement of 82 new and renewing BFBs across the country, the co-op […]

Milford Hopes to Construct Solar Farm on Town Property

From Union Leader:

Voters will decide in March whether to lease about 120 acres of town land for the construction of a large solar farm.

The Board of Selectmen has signed a letter of intent with Granite Apollo, a solar energy company in Manchester, to develop a solar project up to 20 megawatts on the […]

City of Keene, NH Deliberates 100% Renewable Energy Goal

On November 28th the Keene Municipal Services, Facilities, and Infrastructure Committee voted 4-1 to send the 100% Renewable Energy resolution to city staff to draft more formal language. Once rewritten, the resolution will make a return visit to the committee for passage before being sent to the full City Council for a vote. The goals […]