This August, Monadnock Food Co-op will join the American Independent Business Alliance (AMIBA), New Hampshire Food Alliance, and partners throughout North America to amplify the Eat Local movement. Granite staters call this celebration NH Eats Local Month: nheatslocal.com.
A strong local food system keeps communities vibrant, economies growing, and landscapes healthy. When community members […]
The NHEC Project Now Includes a 2.45 MW Battery for Storage
The 2.45 MW battery storage at the site of NHEC’s 2 MW Moultonborough Solar Array in New Hampshire (Courtesy image from New Hampshire Electric Co-op)
Last November, Green Energy Times published “Big, Bigger, Hugest,” an article about the […]
The New Hampshire 10-year State Energy Strategy is due for an update and your opinion matters. Help steer New Hampshire towards a greener and brighter future by submitting a public comment to the Office of Strategic Initiatives.
Some initiatives that we hope to see more of:
• Increase the Renewable Portfolio Standard for Class II […]
The Monadnock Region Permaculture Group Presents a Tour of an Emerging Community-scale Permaculture Project in Warner, NH.
When: Sunday, May 23, 2021, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
Where: 22 Loud Lane, Warner, NH (Park along the road in front of the 1760 farmhouse and half deconstructed barn)
Details: Join Bret Ingold for a tour […]
Today the Biden-Harris Administration announced an investment of $490 million in climate-smart projects throughout the U.S. under four programs: the Water and Environmental Program (WEP), Rural Energy for America Program (REAP), Electric Loan Program and Higher Blends Infrastructure Incentive Program. Learn more about climate-smart projects in Vermont and New Hampshire below: ‘Food in Full […]
Closing in on 100% Renewable Energy
Hanover’s Grasse Road Solar Farm. This image shows the 702kW phase 1 solar array. Phase II will be sized at 1021kW. Courtesy image: Sustainable Hanover.
Robert Taylor and April Salas
In May 2017, Hanover residents endorsed a vision for achieving 100% renewable electricity by 2030, and […]
Hanover, New Hampshire
A 68 kW solar system at the Water Reclamation Facility in Hanover. Images courtesy of Sustainable Hanover, unless otherwise noted.
Nancy Serrell and Robert Taylor
“Change is happening,” says Yolanda Baumgartner, co-chair of Sustainable Hanover, the town committee working with officials to accomplish Hanover’s commitment to 100% renewable energy. “We […]
New Hampshire Climate Action (of the League of Conservation Voters) held a first NH Innovation Conference for Climate Solutions via Zoom on February 24. It was well organized by Seth Paulson-Sacks of Climate Action. Panelists were NH State Senator Tom Sherman, ReVision Energy’s Kimberly Quirk, University of New Hampshire’s Clay Mitchell, and me, […]
Source: Department of Energy at Energy.gov
One topic I did not spend enough time talking about at the New Hampshire Innovation Conference (see page 7 for more information) is how electric vehicles (EVs) can help New Hampshire’s economy. This economic view of clean technology is critical to reaching a broader audience […]