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Concentration of CO2 in the Atmosphere

Petitioning The U.S. Senate:

Congress: Don’t let the dirty energy industry kill vital wind power incentives

By Senator Rob Hogg, with Climate Parents Portland, Oregon

Sign The Petition

Unless we act now, vital funding for clean wind power could disappear on December 31. The Koch brothers and dirty energy companies have been lobbying our elected officials to kill […]

Travel Grants Available for Northeast Climate Change Preparedness Conference

Funding for municipal teams to travel to AUNE, EPA event

Northeast Climate Change Preparedness Conference is offering travel grants to teams from New Hampshire municipalities attending the conference, thanks to a grant from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation.

Travel grants up to $375 will be awarded, with preference given to teams with at least one […]

2013 Vermont Community Energy and Climate Action Conference

Last Chance to Register

The 6th Annual Vermont Community Energy & Climate Action Conference is this Saturday, December 7, from 8:30 a.m – 4:30 p.m at the Lake Morey Resort in Fairlee, VT.

Online registration closes soon. Avoid long lines Saturday morning!

Register Now!

Cost for the day is $40 and includes a largely local […]

Why Four Scientists are All Wrong

A note on the news of November 4

By George Harvey

Four environmental scientists got a lot of press today, after they called on green groups to back development of ‘safe’ nuclear reactors. The reason they did this is that they believe we cannot rely on solar and wind to do the job.

I believe […]

New Economy Night slated for Sunday, October 13th in Enosburg

Lower taxes, better maintained roads and bridges, and a new source of revenue for the Vermont State budget will be the focus at the New Economy Night on Sunday, October 13th in Enosburg. The presentations and subsequent discussion will focus on how a Vermont State Bank can make these things possible. The event will take […]

Renewable Energy Vermont response to Vermont Electric Co-op Position on Net-Metering

Renewable Energy Vermont response to Vermont Electric Co-op Tariff Filing

“The Vermont Electric Co-op proposal regarding net-metering drastically under-values the full benefits of renewable net metering, including its recent role in deferring one transmission upgrade representing a savings of $250 million to all Vermonters. By valuing net metering substantially below retail rates, this proposal is […]

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Vermont Clean Energy Industry Report

Vermont Clean Energy Development Fund, Vermont Public Service Department

September 9, 2013

The Vermont Public Service Department’s Clean Energy Development Fund (CEDF) seeks the services of a qualified contractor or group interested in researching, analyzing and working with the Clean Energy Development Fund leading to the publication of the Vermont Clean Energy Industry […]

Statement by Renewable Energy Vermont on WEC’s decision to limit net metering

Capping net metering below 1% utility demand undermines popular program

Montpelier, VT — Renewable Energy Vermont Executive Director Gabrielle Stebbons issued the following statement after Washington Electric Co-op’s decision to limit net metering:

“The recent announcement by Washington Electric Co-op to limit net metering to 5kW systems– smaller than what is required the average Vermont […]

Sage Alliance Flotilla 2013

Saturday, August 10th, 11am Prospect St. Boat Launch Hindsdale, NH

Calling all kayakers, canoers, anglers and lovers of the water! Our river needs you! Join us on Saturday, August 10th at 11am for Flotilla 2013.

The Entergy Corporation continues to pollute the Connecticut River by dumping tens of thousands of gallons of heated water […]

Climate Change is Bad for Business

REPORT: Small Business Impacts from Climate Change, Extreme Weather

The “Engine of U.S. Jobs” – Employing 60 Million Americans – Faces Major Challenges and Need for Increased Resilience; Report Examines Case Studies in Following Sectors: Retail, Tourism, Landscape Architecture, Agriculture, Roofing, and Small-Scale Manufacturing.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – July 25, 2013 – U.S. small businesses – […]