Concentration of CO2 in the Atmosphere

Ship and Shore Environmental Solutions

The 10,000 SCFM Ship & Shore Environmental Regenerative Thermal Oxidizer (RTO). (Courtesy photo).

Ship & Shore Environmental, Inc. is a Long Beach, California-based, woman-owned, certified business specializing in air pollution capture and control systems for industrial applications. Ship & Shore helps major manufacturers meet Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) abatement challenges by providing customized, […]

White House Awards $20 Billion to Nation’s First ‘Green Bank’ Network

At least 70% of the funds will go to disadvantaged communities while 20% will go to rural communities and more than 5% will go to tribal communities.

Kristoffer Tigue

On Thursday, April 4th, 2024 the nation’s first “green bank” network, an historic $20 billion investment aimed at making clean energy affordable to low-income […]

Efficiency Maine Green Bank Receives Grant from the National Clean Investment Fund to Bolster Loan Initiatives

The Efficiency Maine Green Bank proudly announces that it will receive approximately $15 million to support energy loans through a grant from the U.S. EPA’s National Clean Investment Fund (NCIF), an initiative of the Inflation Reduction Act’s Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund. Efficiency Maine is a sub-awardee under an application submitted by the Coalition for […]

EPA and DOE Name NHSaves® Utility Partners a 2024 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award Winner

Utility partners nationally recognized for Sustained Excellence for their New Home Construction program for 11th consecutive year

The NHSaves utility partners Eversource, Liberty, New Hampshire Electric Cooperative and Unitil are proud to receive the 2024 Partner of the Year Award for Sustained Excellence – from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. […]

The Potency of Food Recovery for Climate

(Photos courtesy of Willing Hands)

Jessie Haas

Willing Hands, the fresh food recovery nonprofit located in Norwich, VT., has three missions: ending hunger, improving health, and reducing waste. But as they note in their new Climate Action Plan, reducing food waste is more than just a value. It is a way […]

The Evolution of a Sustainable Mushroom Farm

Avery Stempel harvesting Golden Oysters in Wynantskill, NY.

An interview by Sandra Stempel

Avery Stempel is a mushroom farmer, poet, philosopher, entrepreneur, artist and the face of Collar City Mushrooms in Troy, New York. His reach into the world is akin to a network of mycelium running miles under the forest […]

Green Mountain Enclosure Consulting, LLC, Bristol, VT

Interview with Nate Gusakov, Owner

Nate Gusakov of GMEC performs a blower test on a large building. (Courtesy photo)

G.E.T. Staff

G.E.T. What is your background?

Nate Gusakov.: I was born and raised in the town of Bristol in Addison County, VT. My parents’ house is on the edge of Hogback Mountain […]

Winning Businesses in the News

Matt Desmarais of Energy Catalyst Technologies

G.E.T. Staff

Energy Catalyst Technologies

There is an accelerator for climate technology manufacturing called Scale for ClimateTech. It assists hardware-focused cleantech startup companies’ growth by helping to build teams, users, and relationships with suppliers. By doing these things, it works to transform business […]

Carbon Pricing Is Inevitable

When we do it matters!

Countries with carbon taxes and emissions trading systems (ETS). Source: World Bank, “State and Trends of Carbon Pricing 2022”, Washington, DC. Doi: 10.1596/978-1-4648-1895-0. License: Creative Commons Attribution CC BY 3.0 IGO

John Gage

The next major development in human civilization, the transition from fossil fuels to […]

August Temperature Update, a “Thank You,” and Biden’s Report Card

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James Hansen, Makiko Sato, and Reto Ruedy

The past three months were remarkably warm on global average – remarkable because this is a La Nina year, when the cool phase of the El Nino Southern Oscillation keeps the low latitude Pacific […]