GMP partners with Vermont businesses to help them cut carbon output

COLCHESTER, Vt. – Green Mountain Power’s Business Innovation Team is helping Vermont businesses offset 200 million pounds of carbon emissions. GMP offers free expert consultations including analysis of business operations, technical advice, and financial incentives that help businesses make significant … Continued

New England Coalition receives seed money to green Vermont Yankee site

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. – The New England Coalition on Nuclear Pollution Inc. has recently received $5,000 from the Lintilhac Foundation. These funds support the coalition’s new Vermont Yankee decommissioning effort titled, “The Greening of Vermont Yankee.” “Decommissioning can be adequate or … Continued

Live DIY demos for Button Up campaign

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – The Springfield Energy Committee has a mission, and part of that mission is to promote energy efficiency and conservation by creating opportunities for people to learn how they can become more efficient. On Thursday, Nov. 15, the … Continued

Londonderry Energy Committee hosts Button-Up workshop

LONDONDERRY, Vt. – The Londonderry Energy Committee is partnering with Efficiency Vermont to conduct a Button-Up workshop Wednesday, Nov. 7 starting at 5:30 p.m. in the Depot, 34 West River St., South Londonderry. Come learn how to air seal and … Continued

Free cold climate heat pump workshop

heat pump

  ASCUTNEY, Vt. – On Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, 9-11 a.m., join us at the Weathersfield Town Library, Route 5 in Ascutney to see newly installed heat pumps in action. Discover heat pump options and the savings for hot water … Continued

Community Solar for Community Action dedication announced

WESTMINSTER, Vt. – SEVCA is celebrating the achievement of a critical milestone its new project, Community Solar for Community Action, and invites the public to its project dedication Oct. 25 at 3:30 p.m. The solar array is being installed at … Continued

Clean Water Week to protect lakes, rivers, and wetlands

Clean Water Week

REGION – There’s no question that Vermont’s 800 lakes and ponds, 23,000 miles of rivers and streams, and 300,000 acres of wetlands are a point of pride and reverence for everyone from seventh-generation Vermonters to weekend tourists. This week, dozens … Continued

Food scrap hauling services opportunity

food scraps

LUDLOW, Vt. – Food waste comprises about a third of the waste Americans throw away in landfills and is in fact the largest solid waste contributor to landfills. Food scraps in landfills produce methane, a gas with 25 times the … Continued

Chester celebrates Green Up Day

CHESTER, Vt. – Vermont’s Green Up Day is on Saturday, May 5, 2018! The Town of Chester and the Chester Conservation Committee support Green Up Day by coordinating the Green Up efforts, distributing Green Up bags, picking up large loads … Continued

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