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Response to GMP pilot program heats up

Program expanded due to high interest, but now closed to additional customers

RUTLAND, Vt. – Due to an extraordinary customer response, Green Mountain Power is expanding plans for what is believed to be the first utility-sponsored heat pump rental program in the country, but has closed the pilot to new customers effective today.

“The pilot […]

Thermal Efficiency on Life Support – Help!

Good morning wonderful community energy leaders,

I wanted to send a quick personal email to let you know that the heating efficiency bill we all know needs to pass is literally on life support. According to H.216’s lead sponsors — Chair and Vice Chair of the House Natural Resources and Energy Committee, Tony Klein and […]

“Button Up NH” Weatherization Workshop

“Button Up NH” Weatherization Workshop on March 20, 2013 from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Sponsored by Liberty Utilities, City of Nashua, Nature of Things, Joyce Cooling and Heating, Merrimack Tax Associates and Merrimack County Savings Bank for Southern New Hampshire Residents

NASHUA, N.H. – March 20: Liberty Utilities in conjunction with the Plymouth Area Renewable Energy Initiative (PAREI) […]

PAREI Button Up NH Workshop

Plymouth Area Renewable Energy Initiative

Please Attend

Button Up NH Workshop Thursday, February 7th Pease Public Library 6:30-8:00pm Refreshments provided by Local Foods Plymouth

The Plymouth Energy Commission, Plymouth Better Buildings and PAREI are hosting a free Button Up NH weatherization workshop where participants will learn basic building science concepts and learn […]

2013 — A Year for Essential Thermal Efficiency Investment

By Johanna Miller

Karl Tilden Insulates Walls

Vermont has a goal of improving the thermal efficiency of a quarter of the state’s old, leaky homes: 80,000 — by 2020.

Unfortunately, the state is far from meeting this target.

In March 2012, the Public Service Department convened a Thermal Efficiency Task Force (TETF) charged […]

Electrical and Thermal Energy Efficiency Programs for Vermonters have Arrived!!

Thermal efficiency improvements to Vermont […]

Energy Services Field Experiences being offered by PAREI

Attn: Newly trained energy professionals, property managers, building supply employees. observe or assist a BPI certified Energy Auditor while they conduct a final post-retrofit Blower Door Test at two local homes in Plymouth, NH […]

Air Sealing and BPI Testing with the Efficiency Training Program

The cold weather will be here before too long, and the Efficiency Training Program continues with programs. […]


Learn about Advances in Pellet Boilers and ask any questions you may have about this incredibly renewable and Vermont appropriate heating technology! […]

Vermont Energy Leaders Combining Efforts to Advance Sustainable Energy Locally and Nationally

VEIC will continue to maintain BERC’s particular focus on the use of woody biomass … and sustainable management of biomass resources… […]