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The Eastman Charitable Foundation’s “Virtual” Fall Forum on Climate Change

Save the date! The Eastman Charitable Foundation’s “virtual” Fall Forum will be on Friday, October 16th at 7:00 PM. This year’s topic is “Climate Change in NH”. The presenter is Sherry Godlewski, Resilience and Adaptation Specialist from the NH Department of Environmental Services. Learn how climate change is effecting our state and local region, […]

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Installs EV Chargers for Visitors

Program supported by New Hampshire Electric Cooperative

EV charging station at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center is a longtime proponent of green initiatives. From composting toilets, to energy efficient lighting, and small changes that add up to larger impacts like turning off lights and recycling food waste, the Science […]

Making New Hampshire More Resilient Through Local Food Production and Working Lands

Join Vital Communities, Land for Good, and other partners to talk about the working lands that feed and sustain our communities in a series of three virtual forums in New Hampshire titled “Community Resilience through Local Food Security.” Each forum focuses on a different region within New Hampshire and involves presenters specific to that region.

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Drive Electric NH Webinar Series

Celebrate Drive Electric Week Virtually! Drive Electric NH is organizing or partnering on a series of upcoming webinars, including Drive Electric Week!

Virtual Site Visit: Eversource NH’s Biodiesel Bucket Trucks with Battery Powered Aerials – In partnership with GSCCC & VTCCC (9/17 @ 2:00pm, Registration) EV Owner Panel: Why Your Next Car Should be Electric […]

INRS Leading “NH Rural Renewables” Modern Wood Heat Assistance for Small Businesses

NH Rural Renewables is a team of energy professionals who provide no-cost, vendor-neutral technical assistance to rural NH small businesses for solar PV, energy efficiency and modern wood heat. NHRR is a program of Lakes Region Community College.

INRS is serving as technical assistance expert for small businesses and agricultural enterprises that want to consider […]

Shelburne, NH’s Energy Committee Sets Bar High for Energy Projects

A 15-kilowatt solar array was installed on the Shelburne town hall. The solar array offsets all of the electricity consumed annually by the Town Hall. Courtesy photo.

Emily Roscoe

The Town of Shelburne’s new energy committee is busy leading the way forward on clean energy projects. The northern New Hampshire town has a population […]

Municipal Solar Madison, NH

On July 20, 2020 a ribbon-cutting ceremony was held for the solar array built in Madison, NH for use of the town’s buildings. From the left are members of the Madison energy committee along with selectman Ray O’Brien’s wife, Brenda, and Brittany Angelo of ReVision Energy. Image: Tom Eastman

This article is adapted from […]

Solarize Hanover Continues Amidst Pandemic

Waters’ residence in Hanover, NH with both rooftop and groundmounted tracker systems. Image: Kim Quirk.

Yolanda Baumgartner

Solarize Hanover has launched its 2020 campaign with a toolkit of online events in place of their usual in-person open house gatherings. This is year two of Sustainable Hanover’s three-year campaign to double the number of residential […]

W.S. Badger Flips the Switch to 100% Solar Energy in NH

1,384 solar panels bring award-winning sunscreen manufacturer closer to its 2030 goal of NET-ZERO

The 486.7kW rooftop solar array at W.S. Badger is expected to generate approximately 600,000 kWh of clean electricity per year which will cover 100% of Badger’s electrical needs. Photo courtesy W.S. Badger.

With a flip of the switch, W.S. Badger, […]

Cars as an Energy Appliance: Tesla as Lead Actor

Tesla EV being charged by a Powerwall battery. Image: Tesla

Randy Bryan

Cars based on gasoline and diesel technology have been refined for over a hundred years, and their design and costs are projected to stay level or trend up. But, on the side, there is growing acceptance of global warming issues that combustion […]