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NH Electric Co-op Announces Deadline for Board Candidate Nominations

NH Electric Co-op Nominating Committee Sets Deadline for Candidates Seeking Nomination to the Board of Directors PLYMOUTH – Members of the New Hampshire Electric Cooperative, Inc. (Co-op) interested in being considered for nomination to the Board of Directors should submit their material to the Nominating Committee by 4:30 p.m. on February 15, 2017.  More information […]

SAVE THE DATE–People’s CLIMATE MARCH–Washington DC Saturday April 29, 2017

Join the People’s Climate Movement this April 29th in Washington, D.C. and across the country to stand up for our communities and climate.

Throughout the first 100 days in office, the People’s Climate Movement is organizing a country-wide arc of action, culminating on April 29th in Washington DC in a powerful mobilization to […]

Women’s March Information

Most states have a women’s march planned for the end of this week.  “The Women’s March on Washington will send a bold message to our new government on their first day in office, and to the world, that women’s rights are human rights,” the group’s website says.

More than 200 organizations have […]

NY State Considering Net-Metering Policy Change: Call for Public Comment

New York’s energy regulators are considering a policy that would change the way distributed solar and wind energy projects are compensated for the energy they produce. This is the first step in a process to move away from “net metering” in New York.* For years, New York’s net metering policy has made it possible […]

Speak up now to defend community solar and other shared renewables

New York’s energy regulators are considering a policy that would change the way distributed solar and wind energy projects are compensated for the energy they produce. This is the first step in a process to move away from “net metering” in New York.* For years, New York’s net metering policy has made it possible for […]

24 HOURS OF REALITY: THE ROAD FORWARD

This fall, the world celebrated as the historic Paris Agreement to fight the climate crisis went into effect, opening the door to a sustainable future for us all. And as we look ahead in light of the US election results, we are committed to fighting harder than ever to protect our precious home.

Now, everyone […]

Tips for Making Thanksgiving Greener and Less Wasteful

EarthTalk® – From the Editors of E – The Environmental Magazine

Ah, Thanksgiving! For many of us, it’s the favorite holiday because it revolves around togetherness and inclusiveness and preparing and eating our favorite foods—and usually doesn’t include any overt commercialism. But just because you don’t have to […]

In the Midst of Tears On the Way to Marrakech

From TAKING THE INITIATIVE: Carl Pope’s Blog

San Francisco, CA  November 9, 2016 

It’s surreal to be heading for the Marrakech Climate Summit with Donald Trump’s victory on the front page. I’m not really ready yet to accept – much less think about – the consequences and how to deal with them, but the questions will […]

Apply now for the updated Green School Energy Challenge: deadline is August 15, 2016

This academics-to-action program bridges science and engineering with social aspects of addressing climate change, saves money for communities, and empowers youth. GSEC has been redesigned this year as a professional development program, supporting teachers who commit to undertaking projects that reduce energy use in their school or in the larger community. VEEP provides teachers with […]

Public Service Board Chooses Utilities Over Customers

 Stalls Climate Action and Renewable Energy Progress

MONTPELIER, VT – Environmental, climate, and sustainable business groups joined together this week to express grave concern over proposed changes to net metering, the program that allows Vermonters to choose renewable energy.  The diverse organizations are urging the Public Service Board to reconsider its proposed rule […]