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February 2016 Articles Online

Front Page

1  The Snow is Melting *
1  To Buy or Lease A Solar System?
1  Warning on Investments in Fossil Fuels

Editor’s Page

2  Solarize Ammonoosuc

News and Happenings

3  Climate Reflections on 2015 *
3  Pipelines – Yea or Nay

Transportation

4  Is An Electric Car On Your Radar?
5  Smart Transportation in Vermont
6  The Electric Road

Energy News

7  Should We Divest?
7  Wind in VT Exceeds Expectations *

Solar Photovoltaics – Battery Backup

8  The TriMetric Monitor: A Gift for “Off-gridders”

Solar Photovoltaics

9  Solar Siting Issues
11  Solar Investment Tax Credit Extended!
12  Largest Solar System in Butternuts, NY
12  Fort Drum: Solar Training for Veterans
12  Solar Garden Freely Spills Power Into City of Amsterdam, NY

Renewable Energy

13  Encore Renewable Energy
14  Hydronic Heating
15  Wind Energy Whispers Ahead
15  Wind Power Continues to Power America

Heating Efficiency

18  Froling is Poised for Expansion
19  Woodstoves, Emissions & the Environment

Events and Happenings

20  Forest Biomass, Energy, and the Environment
21  BuildingEnergy Boston 2016

Business and Financial

22  Renewables Saw More Money Invested and Capacity Added in 2015 than Ever Before
23  Appraising High Performance Homes
23  Renewable Energy, Efficiency, and Insurance

News, Clues, Reviews

24  Renewable Energy Advancements: 2015
24  Bipartisan elected leaders from across NH call for Net Metering cap increase, improved legislation
24   Vermont: #3 for Solar Jobs* in USA

Addressing Climate Change

25  Benchmarking CO2 Reduction in Your Town
25  Bold New Strategy Proposed for Vermont’s Economy

Building Efficiency

26  Air Barriers for Retrofits
27  Passive House… at the Crossroads of Sustainability and Affordability *
29  Steps to Net Zero Living

Energy Efficiency

30  Air Ducts: Out of Sight, Out of Mind
31  The Golden Hours: The Impact of Peak Demands on Electric Rates
32  Franklin, NH: A Vision for a Permaculture City

Sustainable Education

32  Sustainable Schools in the Northeast
33  Colby-Sawyer College Announces 3-yr Degree in Community Sustainability

Ingredient of the Month

35  What is Natural?
35  Plastic Bag Facts!

It’s a Green Life After All

36  A Wooden Toothbrush is Born in VT
37  Gale River Motel Goes Solar
37  Winter Cooking ‘with the Sun!’
38  Bringing Nature and Organically Inspired Elements into Your Interiors
38  Green Grocery Environmental Leaders
39  GrandyOats: Green & Yummy

 

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