Talkin’ Trash with Olivia Lapierre
When: Thursday August 17th
Where: Kilton Library Community Room in West Lebanon
Time: 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Co-sponsored by: Be Zero & the Sierra Club Upper Valley Group.
What does “zero waste” mean? Join Olivia Lapierre for the “Talkin’ Trash”event in which she […]
Stop the Fracked Gas Pipeline Planned for the Upper Valley
from towns across the Upper Valley will gather on Saturday August 12th from 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm for a rally demonstrating community wide opposition to Liberty Utilities’ proposed natural gas depot and pipeline distribution system in Hanover and Lebanon.
Speakers at the rally include: […]
Vermont By Rail Vermont Rail Action Network’s Annual Award & Dinner Celebration Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 Rutland, Vermont
The VRAN Board is pleased to introduce its new Executive Director, Larry Lewack, two new board members, Ben Elmore and David Schilling, new offices in downtown Burlington, website improvements, and ambitious rail […]
Local Groups Host Electric Vehicle Expo in White River Junction
Vital Communities, Upper Valley Sierra Club, and volunteers from several Upper Valley energy committees are joining forces to host the Upper Valley Electric Vehicle Expo on Saturday, September 9, from 12 to 4 p.m. (rain or shine) at the Dothan Brook School […]
The New York State Energy and Research Development Authority (NYSERDA) is leading the development of offshore wind on behalf of the State. Throughout 2017, NYSERDA is conducting extensive stakeholder outreach and directing more than twenty studies and surveys to ensure offshore wind is developed responsibly. This work will culminate in the New York State Offshore […]
PD in Practice: Teacher Learning Teams
Explore NGSS and develop three-dimensional learning for your classroom with a regional cohort and […]
Learn how to use our NGSS-aligned kits and curricula in your classroom! Trainings begin August 8, and some training days may be canceled if there is not enough interest, so sign up soon. Here’s the lineup:
Tuesday, August 8: Solar Challenge for grades 5–12, Morrisville Monday, August 14: The Electricity Grid for grades 4–12, Burlington […]
Kenneth Kimmell President of the Union of Concerned Scientists Monday, October 30, 2017 7:00 PM Dartmouth College Filene Auditorium, Moore Hall Ken Kimmell is president of the Union of Concerned Scientists, a leading science-based nonprofit that combines the knowledge and influence of the scientific community with the passion of concerned citizens to build a healthy […]
This Friday, Al Gore’s new movie, An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power, opens in theaters nationwide.
This is a powerful sequel to Gore’s Inconvenient Truth, which won an Oscar and led to Gore’s Nobel Peace Prize. It’s also a great chance to engage our friends and family in the urgent fight for climate action. […]
People and Planet over Profits – Public Hearings Start this Week
National Grid wants to raise electricity and gas rates in upstate New York, starting next year. If the request is granted, the average residential customer’s bill would go up by $17.63. (Customers who receive electricity service only from National Grid would see […]