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Utilities, Governor, Mayor Announce New Electric Vehicle Incentives for Low- and Moderate-Income Vermonters

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 […]

Help to Promote a Federal Geothermal Tax Credit

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 […]

NYSERDA Now Accepting Applications for Round 3 of Solarize Campaigns

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 […]

NHEC Launches New Demand Response Program

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 […]

Workplace EV Charging Station Incentive Program

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. […]

NH REF is in Danger!

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 […]

VT’s New Energy Efficiency Financing

Customers of Green Mountain Power (GMP) can now choose to repay home energy efficiency loans on their monthly GMP electric bill, thanks to a partnership with NeighborWorks of Western Vermont.

“We are so pleased to partner with NeighborWorks to make it possible for customers to make energy improvements to their homes with this unique partnership,” […]

Affordable Solar & Energy Improvements Available

Customers of Green Mountain Power (GMP) can now choose to repay home energy efficiency loans on their monthly GMP electric bill, thanks to a partnership with NeighborWorks of Western Vermont.

“We are so pleased to partner with NeighborWorks to make it possible for customers to make energy improvements to their homes with this unique partnership,” […]

ENTERGY VY MAKES $5.3 MILLION CLEAN ENERGY PAYMENT to VT

Montpelier, VT – Gov. Peter Shumlin and Public Service Department Commissioner Christopher Recchia announced today the receipt of $5.3 million from Entergy Vermont Yankee (VY) for the development of clean energy, and confirmation that Entergy has deposited $10 million as its first payment into the Vermont Yankee Site Restoration Fund. Both payments […]

An energy-efficient future for the Granite State

Christine Donovan – VEIC

A statewide energy efficiency policy study was recently performed by Vermont Energy Investment Corporation (VEIC).

In February, 2014, on New Hampshire Public Radio’s program, “The Exchange, ” Meredith Hatfield, Director of the New Hampshire Office of Energy and Planning and top energy advisor to Governor Maggie Hassan, explained the economic and […]