ReVision Energy to send solar-powered emergency relief trailer to Bahamas; asking community for donations of hard goods and other essentials In response to the Hurricane Dorian disaster, ReVision Energy is sending an emergency solar power unit to the Bahamas that will provide 24/7 electricity for lighting, critical medication refrigeration, cell phone and laptop charging, […]
Intersolar North America, the first major solar + energy storage trade show event of the year, announced today a new partnership with the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP). Eligible PV professionals will be able to attend the Intersolar North America expo hall for free at the San Diego Convention Center from February […]
Woodstock, VT – With the completion of a rooftop solar project in nearby White River Junction, Woodstock, Vermont, is offsetting its Town electricity bills at all its municipal facilities with clean, renewable solar net metering credits. The project was championed by Town Manager Phil Swanson, who recently lost his long, courageous battle with leukemia.
Solar energy has chronically had trouble getting access to the investment side of low income housing development. The concept of tax credit finance for low income housing is that low income folks need housing, spend money on rent, benefit the community when they have stable housing, but struggle to make long term investments individually and […]
Solar array on the roof of Hanover’s municipal building. Photo courtesy of ReVision Energy.
The citizens of Hanover, New Hampshire, voted in their town meeting of May 9, 2017 to join the “Ready for 100 Action” campaign, to make the town 100% renewably powered, including transportation, by 2050, […]
Left to right: Christa Shute, Vermont Law School (VLS) Energy Justice Fellow; David Riley, VLS Energy Clinician, Charlotte Cohn, VLS Energy Clinician. Image: Christa Shute.
New Hampshire is making strides in bringing equity to the energy transition. Thanks to forward- thinking legislation enacted in 2017, the New Hampshire Renewable Energy Fund supported […]
David Blittersdorf and John Miller, AllEarth’s Director of Engineering, display some of the RENewed inventory of pre-owned photovoltaic panels. Courtesy photo.
I have spent my life dedicated to renewable energy. Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about what it really means to be “renewable.”
Growing up in southern Vermont, I lived within […]
The modules of the new array are larger, but slimmer than my previous one. All photos: Susan Ross.
In 2001, we built a home in New Hampshire where power was an afterthought. I didn’t go into my lifestyle to live off-grid, but solar was the only option. […]
Twenty-nine panels sitting on the roof. Photos courtesy of David Abjornson.
New Hampshire resident, David Abjornson, has had a desire to reduce his carbon footprint for a long time. He did not want to jump into a big system, however, and wanted to start off with a smallish […]
Wind Poised to Overtake Hydropower This Year and Renewables Likely to Surpass Nuclear in 2019 or 2020
SUN DAY Campaign
An analysis by the SUN DAY Campaign of the latest forecast data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), confirms continued strong growth in electrical generation by renewable energy sources (e.g., biomass, geothermal, hydropower, […]