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SolarFest Summit Celebration

Saturday August 18th & Sunday, August 19th Stratton Mountain, Vermont

The SolarFest commitment to energy education through the arts continues this year in partnership with the Stratton Mountain Summer Concert Series.

Save the dates: 8.18.18 & 8.19.18

The SolarFest Summit Celebration will feature inspiring nationally recognized speakers, over 50 leading experts in workshops and […]

April 8th: Flavors of the Valley, Hartford, VT

 

Flavors of the Valley See you Sunday, April 8 11 am-3 pm at Hartford High School, Hartford, VT (map here) at the best Flavors of the Valley ever! Click here to buy discount tickets Click here to see the 50 vendors

Tips

Typically the gym is fullest between 11 am-1 pm. This year, […]

Energy Independent Vermont: Leaders testified in the Senate on Carbon Pricing

On Tuesday, April 3, 2018, EIV leaders testified in the Senate Committee on Appropriations in favor of funding a carbon pricing study– and they knocked it out of the park.

See for yourself here.

Many of you have already contacted your Senators, and it has made an impact.

If you haven’t already, use this […]

ATTORNEY GENERAL AND VT AGENCY OF NATURAL RESOURCES SECRETARY OPPOSE ROLLBACK OF VEHICLE EMISSIONS AND FUEL ECONOMY STANDARDS

Attorney General Thomas J. Donovan, Jr., and Vermont Agency of Natural Resources Secretary Julie Moore announced today that the State of Vermont will continue to vigorously oppose the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) planned efforts to weaken greenhouse gas emission and fuel economy standards for 2022-2025 model year cars and light-duty trucks. Late Tuesday, […]

ATTORNEY GENERAL, TAX COMMISSIONER WARN VERMONTERS OF TAX SCAMS, OFFER HELPFUL TIPS AS FILING DEADLINE NEARS

Vermont’s Attorney General and Tax Commissioner are urging Vermonters to avoid the worst kind of April Fool’s trick: scams that could lure them into losing hundreds or thousands of dollars. State officials met at the Tax Department two weeks before the April 16th tax filing deadline to warn Vermonters about the “IRS scam”, identity theft, […]

April household hazardous waste events scheduled for the Solid Waste Alliance Communities towns

SATURDAY, APRIL 14, 2018 – 8:30 – 12:30 p.m. – RUTLAND TOWN Transfer Station, 218 Northwood Park, off Post Road Extension, Rutland

SATURDAY, APRIL 28, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – FAIR HAVEN Transfer Station, 175 Fair Haven Avenue (off West Street), Fair Haven

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. […]

Press conference on Monday, 4/2/18: Attorney General, Tax Commissioner to Warn Vermonters of Tax Scams

Attorney General, Tax Commissioner to Warn Vermonters of Tax Scams Public Officials Warn Vermonters: “Don’t Be April Fooled” as Tax Filing Date Nears

On Monday, April 2, 2018, Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan and Tax Commissioner Kaj Samsom will release the latest information about tax scams in Vermont. The purpose of the news conference is […]

Green Mountain Power Offers New “Bring Your Own Device” Program to Cut Energy Peaks

Home Battery Storage Owners Can Reduce Energy Costs for All Customers Through GMP’s “BYOD” Program Green Mountain Power (GMP) has announced a new program to partner with customers to reduce costs during high energy use times. During peak times such as cold winter nights, GMP will share access with customers’ home or business battery storage […]

Deadline Nears for Weatherize Upper Valley

The deadline is March 31 for residents in 11 Vermont and New Hampshire towns to sign up to participate in Weatherize Upper Valley. The Vital Communities program encourages homeowners to invest in energy efficiency projects by offering free or discounted home energy assessments and chances to win cash prizes.

Residents in Orford, Piermont, Lyme, Lebanon, […]

Help stop bee-killing pesticides in Vermont — Voting soon!

The Vermont House of Representatives needs to hear from you as soon as possible to ask for key improvements to H.915. Instead of protecting our bees and butterflies from bee-killing neonicotinoid (neonic) pesticides — 10,000 times more toxic than DDT — it relies upon public service announcements, compiling survey results and passive measures for neonic-free […]