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Dairy Air Wind Farm

Vermont’s last hope, for now

This photo simulation shows the proposed Dairy Air Wind turbine from the Holland Congregational Church at 693 Gore Road in Holland, VT, 1.8 miles away. Photo credit: VERA Renewables.

By George Harvey

Holland, Vermont, a rural community on the Canadian border, is the home of the 450-acre […]

Solar Adds To Sustainability at Newmont Farm’s Fairlee, VT Location

A mid-summer evening at the main Newmont Farm location in Bradford, VT. Image courtesy of Newmont Farm

By Evan Lawrence

Newmont Farm, in Fairlee, Vermont, recently completed a photovoltaic system that will supply about half the farm’s electricity.

Walter and Margaret Gladstone bought the former Mallary Farm in 1987. Their son Will joined them […]

Community Solar for Community Action

New Solar Array Planned at SEVCA’s Westminster Location

Rendering of SEVCA’s 150kW solar array consisting of ground- and roofmounted systems. Image: John Ruvelson, RREAL

By Becky Himlin

Over 33 million American households struggle with energy poverty, forcing them to make difficult choices between home energy and other basic necessities, such as health care, housing, […]

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, […]

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, […]

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, […]

David Blittersdorf, president and CEO of AllEarth Renewables, plans to shift renewable development resources out of state

Note from Nancy Rae Mallery, publisher of Green Energy Times: “Green Energy Times finds the following news to be very disturbing. This is a huge loss of support to our state, and the future which we have been working so very hard to achieve. This is not the time to be going backwards or standing […]