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Sharon, VT Community Members Encouraged to Share Ideas June 8

On Thursday, June 8, all members of the Sharon Community are invited to a community gathering to discuss ideas for the future of Sharon from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Sharon Elementary School. A no cost community dinner and childcare will be provided to all who attend.

During the evening, Sharon community members will […]

Last Call: Join Hinesburg Community Solar Project

For the past eight months, the Acorn Renewable Energy Co-op of Middlebury has been marketing shares in a proposed community solar project, Acorn Energy Solar 4 (AES4), to be located on the closed Hinesburg landfill in Vermont Electric Cooperative’s (VEC) service territory. Acorn has agreed with its builder, Aegis Renewable Energy of Waitsfield, that […]

ATTENTION! Last chance to join the Hinesburg, VT community solar!

Due to the requirements of the contract with our project builder, Aegis Renewable Energy, Inc., unless we are able to complete the sale of at least 75% of AES4 to Series B investors by Thursday, April 20, 2023, Acorn Renewable Energy Co-op will be forced to cease marketing its community solar project in Hinesburg (AES4).

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Op-ed: Affordable Heat Act would be a gift to Vermont Gas Systems

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Stuart Blood: Affordable Heat Act would be a gift to Vermont Gas Systems

7 March 2023

Affordable Heat Act would be a gift to Vermont Gas Systems

Stuart Blood, op-ed

Almost 99% of the natural gas that Vermont Gas Systems delivers to customers is fossil fuel. The ironically misnamed Affordable Heat […]

REV2023 Conference RFP is Live!

Save the date & submit your RFP!

The 2023 REV Conference will take place on Wednesday and Thursday, October 18 & 19 in Burlington, VT.

Want to be a part of the largest gathering of its kind in the region? Take a moment to review the RFP guidelines and submit […]

Biointensive Gardening Workshop – 3/11/23

The Schoharie Master Gardener Volunteers will host a workshop on Biointensive Gardening, Saturday, March 11, 2023, from 10 to 11 a.m., at the Extension Center, 173 South Grand Street in Cobleskill. The workshop will be presented by Carla Crim, Horticulture and Natural Resource Educator, CCE Delaware County, to participants who attend in person and […]

Electric School Bus Demo Tour

Learn about the fuel and maintenance savings, zero-tailpipe emissions, and many other benefits. Experience firsthand the battery electric bus range, charging process, and handling in our northern New England climate and terrain.

 

Click to register: White River Junction, VT St. Johnsbury, VT Berlin, VT Bethlehem, VT Bradford, VT […]

VECAN Workshop on Thermal Energy Networks

We hope you join us today at noon for the next webinar in VECAN’s 2023 Winter Workshop Series – Keeping Vermonters Warm… and Cool: The Potential of Thermal Energy Networks.

Geothermal and other kinds of thermal energy networks are some of the cleanest, most efficient, safest, and healthiest ways to heat and cool buildings. […]

VEC Customers: Community Solar Zoom Weekly Event

Community Solar Opportunity Zoom When: Thursday, March 2, 2023 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Enjoy the benefits of solar without installing it on your roof or in your backyard.

The Acorn Renewable Energy Co-op of Middlebury, VT is offering shares in a new community solar array planned for the closed landfill in Hinesburg.

This […]

Affordable Heat Act Advances Unanimously through Vermont Senate Natural Resources & Energy Committee

Affordable Heat Act Advances Unanimously through Vermont Senate Natural Resources & Energy Committee

On February 17, 2023, in a huge victory for climate action and addressing Vermont’s second largest source of climate pollution – the thermal heating sector – the Senate Natural Resources and Energy Committee voted 5-0 to advance the Affordable […]