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REV Lunch-and-Learn: Workplace Safety & Best Practices in the Time of COVID-19

Join REV on Wednesday, May 13 @ 12:00 pm for a special Lunch-and-Learn Webinar – Workplace Safety Regulations & Best Practices in the Time of COVID-19.

Speakers: Deputy Secretary Ted Brady, Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development (ACCD) Dan Whipple, Program Manager, VOSHA About the Webinar:

As Governor Scott continues to relax […]

Statement on 50th Anniversary of Earth Day by Attorney General Donovan

MONTPELIER – Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan released the following statement for the 50th anniversary of Earth Day:

“Today is the 50th anniversary of Earth Day being celebrated around the globe. This year also marks the 50th anniversary of two important environmental laws: the federal National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and Vermont’s very own Act […]

SolarFest is Adapting and Growing

Sadly, we must cancel the 25th Anniversary SolarFest Celebration that had been planned for July 26th. The need to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus will prevent us from gathering in person this year at Earth Sky Time Farm. However, the spirit of SolarFest cannot be contained! Working with some of our outstanding […]

Vermont Electric Co-op’s Community Solar Program

George Harvey

Many people who would like to get their electricity from solar systems are restricted due to our living arrangements. Those of us who rent our homes are unlikely to be able to install solar systems, of course, and many who own their homes have unsuitable roofs and yards that are […]

Progress in Electric Transit

GMT riders try the Proterra electric bus at a ribbon-cutting event on January 28, 2020. Image: David Roberts.

David Roberts

There are clear environmental and economic benefits to switching over to electric vehicles for household travel, but the greatest savings and greenhouse gas reductions occur when we reduce the amount of driving we […]

Vermont Long Committed to Acting on Climate Change – in Words at Least

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Johanna Miller

In 2006, the State of Vermont enshrined strong carbon pollution reduction goals in statute. Unfortunately, despite that commitment, Vermont’s greenhouse gas emissions are 13% above 1990 levels, when they are supposed to have been cut significantly below that by now.

You need only […]

INVITE: Conversation with GMP–Energy & Climate Resilience

We hope you can join REV next Tuesday, March 31 @ 12:30 pm for a conversation with GMP about energy and climate resilience.

Speakers:

Brian Otley, Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, GMP Josh Castonguay, Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer, GMP Olivia Campbell Andersen, Executive Director, REV

GMP recently filed […]

All CSWD Drop-Off Centers closed 3/24 and 3/25; Environmental Depot closed 3/24 until further notice

All Chittenden Solid Waste District (CSWD) Drop-Off Centers (DOCs) will be closed on Tuesday, 3/24 and Wednesday, 3/25.

This pause will enable us to deep-clean facilities, modify our facilities to provide safer interactions between our employees and the public, and provide thorough training on public interaction protocols under these unprecedented conditions. We will post schedule […]

Addison County VT: COVID-19 – BUSINESS UPDATE 3/18/20 & URGENT REQUEST

URGENT REQUEST:

The Agency of Commerce and Community Development is currently seeking manufacturers and construction companies with a supply of N95 face-masks to consider assisting in the state’s response to the COVID-19 virus by making these masks available to healthcare providers immediately.N95 face-masks are a critical tool needed to ensure our healthcare professionals are able […]

Breaking News: Waterbury LEAP Energy Fair Cancelled

The 2020 LEAP Energy Fair scheduled to take place on April 18, 2020 has been cancelled. Waterbury LEAP volunteers have been organizing this popular event for several months, and it was shaping up to be another great LEAP Energy Fair. But besides caring about helping our neighbors learn how to save energy and money and […]