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ONLY 10 Days Left to Submit Your Speaking Proposal for REV2022!

Interested in speaking at the largest comprehensive renewable energy event in New England? NOW is the time to submit your speaking proposals for REV2022! The deadline for submissions is Monday, May 2nd at 11:59 pm EST. There is some guidance in the submission form for what we are preliminarily looking for, but please do limit […]

The Green Mountain State’s Electricity Isn’t So Green

Since wind and solar output tend to peak at night and day respectively, they are highly complementary clean energy resources. (Photo: alcse.org)

Peter Sterling

Vermont’s electric sector is estimated to contribute only 2% of our climate-change-causing greenhouse gas emissions- seemingly insignificant compared to the whopping 74% of emissions coming from our […]

Comment on the Draft Comprehensive Energy Plan

Public comments on Vermont’s draft Comprehensive Energy Plan may be made until December 20, 2021.

From Renewable Energy Vermont:

The Vermont Department of Public Service has released its draft Comprehensive Energy Plan to guide the State of Vermont’s energy policy for the next five years. While the draft Plan has some notable high points such […]

REV2021 Virtual Conference: REV it Up! Climate Action, Equity and Resilience

October 18-19 and October 26, Renewable Energy Vermont (REV) will host its 21st Annual Conference, a two-part, virtual event. “Thought leaders,” advocates, entrepreneurs, elected officials, state agency heads and regulators, will convene virtually for in depth discussions on this year’s theme, REV It Up: Climate Action, Equity and Resilience. Each session features opportunities for networking, […]

Renewable Energy Vermont Welcomes Peter Sterling as Interim Executive Director

Peter Sterling joined Renewable Energy Vermont as Interim Executive Director this week. Over his career, Peter has established himself as an effective advocate on a range of issues including access to affordable health care, protection of our natural resources, and promoting economic justice.“There has never been a more urgent moment in the fight against […]

INVITE: New Storage BYOD Opportunity – June 11 @ 11:30

VEC Energy Storage BYOD Program

Webinar: Friday, June 11 @ 11:30 – 12:30 pm

Partnering with GMP on a pioneering BYOD program, REV dramatically expanded energy storage opportunities in Vermont. Following that successful example, VEC will now launch a similar BYOD program, expanding again the market for resilient battery storage and lowering costs.

Join VEC […]

Action Alert–Save Standard Offer. Contact Legislators TODAY!

Renewable Energy Vermont is working hard to ensure that the Standard Offer program continues and we need your help. If legislators don’t take action this year, then next year will be the last Standard Offer RFP and this highly successful, cost-effective, diverse, renewable electricity market opportunity will end.

Senators need to hear from you now. […]

Governor Scott Proposes Investments in Clean Energy Economy, Making the Benefits of Renewable Energy Accessible to All Vermonters

In his annual budget address, Governor Phil Scott today proposed a range of clean energy investments to lower energy burdens and climate pollution while supporting Vermont’s economy. The Governor’s climate economy proposals include $10 million toward an initiative to bring local, renewable energy to those with low and moderate incomes, $5 million to accelerate […]

Wed, Dec 9: National & Vermont State Leaders on Energy Equity and Recovery

Dec 9 Conference Assesses Paths to Equitable Access to Clean Energy and Role of Clean Energy in Economic Recovery

In partnership with the Vermont Energy and Climate Action Network (VECAN), Renewable Energy Vermont convenes the final, virtual session of REV2020 at 9:00 am on Wednesday, December 9th. Business leaders, policy makers, community […]

Expanded Electric Lawnmower Incentives Save Money for Vermonters

REV MEMBERS OFFER NEW INCENTIVES FOR ELECTRIC LAWNMOWERS, REDUCING CLIMATE POLLUTION AND SAVING MONEY FOR VERMONTERS

It’s that time of year again! The grass is growing and the lawn needs to be mowed. The great news is that this gas-guzzling, climate-polluting chore can now be completed with much lower emissions and at much lower cost […]