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Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant (CPHD/C) Training: Scholarships Available

$500 SCHOLARSHIP available to the first 10 participants courtesy of our sponsor, Green Mountain Power

DATE: Mon, Nov 13 – Fri, Nov 17, 2017 9 am – 5 pm

LOCATION: Green Mountain Power, Montpelier, VT

NAPHN’s Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant course is the premier training program for low-energy, net zero and […]

Utilities, Governor, Mayor Announce New Electric Vehicle Incentives for Low- and Moderate-Income Vermonters

Roll Out General Motors Employee Pricing on Bolt and Volt from Shearer Chevrolet;

Celebrate Continued Success of Leaf Promotion from Freedom Nissan Burlington, VT – Vermont utility representatives from Burlington Electric Department (BED), Green Mountain Power (GMP), Stowe Electric Department (SED), Vermont Electric Cooperative (VEC), Washington Electric Cooperative (WEC), and Drive Electric Vermont […]

Day 2: Renewable Energy Vermont’s 17th Annual Conference & Expo Builds Cross-Border Partnerships, Honors Leaders, Hosts Governor

REV2017, northern New England’s premier event exploring clean energy innovation and climate solutions concludes Tuesday, October 3rd at the Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center in South Burlington, VT. Nearly 500 energy innovators, environmental advocates, facility managers, policymakers, and community leaders gathered on the first day of the 17th annual conference hosted by Renewable Energy Vermont […]

Energy entrepreneur hopes to bring commuter rail to Vermont

Carbon tax number one at climate hearing

(This story by by Cherise Madigan was posted Sunday in the Bennington Banner.)

Dr. Alan Betts, of Atmospheric Research in Pittsford, speaks at the Governor’s Climate Action Commission’s public hearing at Burr and Burton on Thursday. Photo by Cherise Madigan/Bennington Banner

MANCHESTER — The implementation of a carbon tax was the No. 1 request […]

Request for Proposal for Rutland County Low-income stove change out and pellet heating program

The CEDF released a request for proposals (RFP) to create and administer a program that will serve low-income residential Vermonters in Rutland County with the installation of pellet heating stoves/systems and change-out of old non-certified wood stoves with EPA certified wood/pellet stoves or heating systems.

Proposals are due by October 24, 2017. Please see the […]

REV2017 is coming!

What: 17th Annual Renewable Energy Vermont Conference & Expo Where: Sheraton Hotel, 870 Williston Road, Burlington, VT 05403 When: October 2nd & 3rd

For more than a decade, the Renewable Energy Vermont Conference has been the leading event for the renewable energy sectors in Northern New England. Organized by the nonprofit trade association, Renewable […]

Upcoming Household Hazardous Waste Events in Rutland County

CSWD Launches Grant Program to Fund Innovations in Recycling

The Chittenden Solid Waste District (CSWD) is launching a new grant program to help create or improve markets for hard-to-recycle products and packaging from Chittenden County.

The Recycling Market Development Grant Program will invest up to a total of $30,000 into projects that support or develop recycling markets for targeted materials — those that make […]

Vermont Climate Change Research News:

VT Climate Action Commission, Outbreak of Tent Caterpillars, and Rediscovery of Winged Loosestrife

Forest tent caterpillar. wikipedia.org

by Kirsti Blow, Center for Research on Vermont

Following 14 states’ creation of the U.S. Climate Alliance in a vow to uphold the 2015 Paris Agreement, Governor Phil Scott has established a Vermont offshoot—the Vermont Climate Action […]