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West Newbury Sunday Forum – Effects of Climate Change on Wildlife

Please join us THIS SUNDAY!

West Newbury Sunday Forum – January 19th, 2020 at 5:00.

Please join us to hear John Austin, a wildlife biologist with the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department. John will be discussing what we know about the effects of climate change on wildlife in Vermont and the northeast region, related challenges […]

Evaluation Gives High Marks for State’s Advanced Wood Heating Program

Report Measures Clean Energy Development Fund’s Efforts Since 2015 Montpelier, Vermont – January 7, 2020 – In 2019 the Vermont’s Department of Public Service contracted with the Cadmus Group to conduct an evaluation of the Clean Energy Development Fund’s (CEDF) advanced wood heat incentive and grant programs. Cadmus’ completed report concludes that CEDF’s programs on […]

Dairy Air Wind Announces Halt to Development Activity

WILLISTON, VT— Dairy Air Wind, the last remaining wind energy project being developed in Vermont, today announced the ending of all development activities surrounding the project. Project partner David Blittersdorf cited a current political environment that is hostile to wind energy as the leading cause for this step. Dairy Air Wind was intended to be […]

Addressing Food Waste in Schools

Food Connects Launches Program to Address Food Waste in Schools [BRATTLEBORO, VT] Thanks to a two-year $55,550 grant from the Claneil Foundation, Food Connects will increase support to child nutrition professionals, and their school partners, to reduce food waste and increase food access. In a single year, K–12 schools in the US throw out […]

The Facing the Climate Crisis Talks in Montpelier

Do you live near Montpelier and want to learn more about how to face the upcoming climate crisis? Through a partnership of several local organizations, five free talks titled Facing the Climate Crisis will be held once a month from January through May across Montpelier. These talks cover a wide range of topics on how […]

FINAL CALL! – PEOPLE’S STATE OF THE STATE RALLY – STATE HOUSE – JANUARY 9 AT NOON

ALL COME! PEOPLE’S STATE OF THE STATE RALLY AND PAN-DEMONIUM! TOMORROW, JANUARY 9TH AT NOON Before the Governor’s State of the State Address Extinction Rebellion Vermont and a coalition of climate justice partners from around the state will rally outside the State House in Montpelier with our voices and our noisemakers to demand that […]

People’s State of the State Climate Rally-Montpelier, VT-Jan​uary 9

PEOPLE’S STATE OF THE STATE ADDRESS

AND CLIMATE RALLY

Vermont State House Steps – Montpelier January 9th, 2020 at Noon

Join Extinction Rebellion Vermont and a coalition of climate justice partners from around the state to rally outside the State House, joining together to offer an […]

Window Dressers Build Events in Vermont

WindowDressers Insulating Window Inserts are built at Community Workshops across Maine and Vermont. Typically, a rotating crew of 10-12 volunteers per half-day shift come together to assemble the inserts over several days. No special skills are necessary and every simple job is taught on-site by our experienced volunteers. Below is the schedule for Vermont locations:

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Climate Solutions Event

The VECAN Conference is December 7

The VECAN Conference is Saturday!

For those who are interested in energy or climate change, who you are in Vermont, or close to it, there are not many events that can even come close to matching the VECAN Conference. This year’s conference is on Saturday, December 7, at the Lake Morey Resort in Fairlee, Vermont.

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