16 of Vermont’s 17 utilities now offer electric mower incentives, including REV members GMP, BED and WEC. Mowing is often overlooked as a source of air pollution, but mowing for an hour can generate as much greenhouse gas emissions as driving 300 miles (source). Find out more about mower incentives and electric lawn mowing […]
REV MEMBERS OFFER NEW INCENTIVES FOR ELECTRIC LAWNMOWERS, REDUCING CLIMATE POLLUTION AND SAVING MONEY FOR VERMONTERS
It’s that time of year again! The grass is growing and the lawn needs to be mowed. The great news is that this gas-guzzling, climate-polluting chore can now be completed with much lower emissions and at much lower cost […]
The Clean Energy Development Fund (CEDF) is proposing a new incentive to encourage Vermonters that heat with wood pellets to install a bulk pellet bin instead of relying only on the plastic 40 lb. bags of pellets. The incentive will provide Vermonters with a voucher worth up to $3,000 for the installation of a bulk […]
Are you considering adding solar to your home? Act now as every homeowner that installs a solar system this year will receive the benefit of claiming 30% on their federal taxes. After December 31, 2019, the federal tax credit will go down to 26% and within two years, the incentive could be 0% on a […]
Roll Out General Motors Employee Pricing on Bolt and Volt from Shearer Chevrolet;
Celebrate Continued Success of Leaf Promotion from Freedom Nissan Burlington, VT – Vermont utility representatives from Burlington Electric Department (BED), Green Mountain Power (GMP), Stowe Electric Department (SED), Vermont Electric Cooperative (VEC), Washington Electric Cooperative (WEC), and Drive Electric Vermont […]
There is an opening to restore the federal 30% geothermal tax credit and it is important that to contact our senators and congressional delegation for their support. This credit is key to our efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by replacing the burning of fossil fuels to heat our buildings. On the Senate side, Tom […]
Community-based NY-Sun Solarize campaigns improve access to solar The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has announced that applications are now being acceped for the third round of support for Solarize campaigns for communities across the State. Under Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s NY-Sun program, Solarize campaigns make going solar easier and […]
PLYMOUTH, NH – In an effort to curb the impact of rising peak period electricity costs in New England, New Hampshire Electric Cooperative (NHEC) is offering its members new incentives to reduce their power consumption when demand for electricity is highest.
The Go Beyond the Peak! program rewards members for curbing their usage during peak […]
Vermont Clean Cities with support from the Vermont Public Service Department is now offering two levels of incentives for the installation of EV charging stations at workplaces across the state. In addition to the $525 available for non-networked single-port stations, $1050 will be made available for networked single-port stations, and $1575 for dual-port stations. […]
What’s to Become of NH’s Only Renewable Energy Fund?
By Kate Epsen
The NH REF helped fund a solar hot air system at Sanborn Regional High School in Kingston, NH.
New Hampshire’s only dedicated fund for renewable energy is, once again, in danger. Millions of dollars ($9.4 million, to be precise) are at risk […]