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The Woodlands Saves with Solar

Alice Peck Day Lifecare (APD) is powered by their new solar system. Courtesy photo from Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital.

Anonymous $500,000 Gift Funds 179kW Solar System for Alice Peck Day Lifecare

Due to the generosity of an anonymous donor, Alice Peck Day (APD) Lifecare has installed a 179kW rooftop solar system at The […]

LES Webinar | Virtual Button Up Workshop with NHSaves

Title: Virtual Button Up Workshop with NHSaves When: Tuesday April 7, 4pm – 5pm Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5116257807328604683 Blurb: A Button Up Workshop is an hour presentation about improving the energy efficiency of your home. It covers energy saving […]

SUPPORT SENATE BILL 603-FN: The Biomass and Forest Products Workers Assistance Act of 2020

Sponsored by Senators Feltes, Fuller Clark, Hennessey, and Cavanaugh from Catherine M. Corkery, NH Chapter Chair of New Hampshire Sierra Club catherine.corkery@sierraclub.org, c – 603-491-1929, o – 603-224-8222

AN ACT relative to financial assistance for biomass and forest product workers.

Summary:

This bill authorizes the Department of Employment Security to use up to $250,000 […]

New Hampshire Electric Cooperative Announces 26% Reduction in Electricity Supply Rate

New Hampshire Electric Cooperative’s (NHEC) Board of Directors approved a 26% reduction to its members’ electricity supply rate.

The rate reduction applies to the Co-op Power portion of members’ bills, and will result in an overall bill decrease of over $11.00, for the average residential member using 500 kilowatt-hours (kWh) per month.

NHEC typically adjusts […]

Monadnock Food Co-op Hosts CSA Farm Fair

A free Monadnock Region CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) Fair will take place at the Monadnock Food Co-op cafe on Sunday, March 8, 2020, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Seven area CSA farmers will set up informational tables and answer questions about their farms and CSA memberships.

Although each local CSA farm is unique and […]

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 […]

Good News for NH EV Shoppers!

Nissan LEAF at charging point. Image: Wikimedia

Randy Bryan

Happy New Year to all, especially electric vehicle (EV) lovers! The year 2020 will start the breakthrough years for EVs in NH and around the country. New EVs from multiple manufacturers are being introduced and sold. Compliance cars made only for CAL-ZEV mandate states are […]

Learn to Ice Fish on NH Free Fishing Day

 

Above: Learning the basics of ice fishing with a jig rod.

Educational programs offer instruction, equipment, and fun

New Hampshire has more than 1,000 lakes and ponds scattered across the state adding up to 277 square miles of water. Everyone knows that lakes are fun to explore in the warm days of […]

Clean Energy NH Award Winners

Clean Energy NH Announces 2019 Award Winners Clean Energy Champion of the Year, Clean Tech Business of the Year Awardees Recognized at Annual Member Holiday Dinner

Concord, NH – Clean Energy NH, the Granite State’s leading clean energy advocate and educator, held its third annual Member Holiday Dinner on December 11th and announced the winners […]

“Healthy Diets and Sustainable Food Systems” Workshop

The Monadnock Food Co-op will host a free workshop called “Healthy Diets and Sustainable Food Systems” on January 8, 2020, from 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the Hannah Grimes Center, 25 Roxbury Street, Keene.

In 2019, the EAT-Lancet Commission released its “Planetary Health Diet” Report with accolades from agricultural scientists and nutritionists, but organizations […]