Press Release: Energize Vermont Names Mark Whitworth Executive Director

Apr 03, 2014 No Comments by

Snelling Steps Down, Whitworth to Continue Organization’s Growth RUTLAND, VT – Energize Vermont is pleased to announce Mark Whitworth has been named its new Executive Director. Whitworth succeeds Lukas B. Snelling who helped establish Energize Vermont as an organization to further the interests of Vermonters who wish to support the development of renewable energy, but [...]

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VPR: Vote Against Wind Project Raises Questions About Future Development

Jan 15, 2014 No Comments by

Reposted from VPR. By Charlotte Albright. January 15, 2014. A vote against a wind energy project proposed for Seneca Mountain, near Island Pond, is raising questions about the developer’s next steps.

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Burlington Free Press: Groups make new case in opposing Lowell wind turbines

Dec 05, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from the Burlington Free Press. By Terri Hallenbeck. December 5, 2013. MONTPELIER — Nearly a year after the Lowell wind turbines began producing electricity, opponents were still fighting the project — this time taking their case to the state Supreme Court on Thursday.

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VPR: Eden Residents Mixed On Wind Towers

Dec 05, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from VPR. By Amy Kolb Noyes. December 5, 2013. The results of a survey taken by the Town of Eden are in and if one conclusion can be drawn, it’s that residents have mixed feelings about a proposed wind project in town.

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The Manchester Journal: Wind Forum Explores Concerns

Nov 25, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from The Manchester Journal. By Brandon Canevari. November 25, 2013. TOWNSHEND – Tears welled up in Larry Lorusso’s eyes and his voice began to crack as he spoke about the environmental impacts the Hoosac wind project has had since it first went online last year.

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Burlington Free Press: Hydropower Line Proposed

Nov 22, 2013 No Comments

Reposted from the Burlington Free Press. By Terri Hallenbeck. October 31, 2013 By 2019, two 6-inch-wide cables would extend 150 miles from Quebec under Lake Champlain and across land to Ludlow, carrying 1,000 megawatts of hydro-electric power, according to an announcement Wednesday by TDI New England.

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VPR: Wind Developer: No Buyer Yet For Deerfield Project

Nov 22, 2013 No Comments

Reposted from VPR. By Susan Keese. November 4, 2013. The developer of a major wind project in the Green Mountain National Forest has been unable to reach an agreement to sell the power it would produce.

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VT Digger: Hardwick Electric Department Raises Net Metering Cap

Nov 19, 2013 No Comments

Reposted from the VT Digger. By Anne Galloway. November 19, 2013. The Hardwick Electric Department board voted on Nov. 13 to accept an additional 125 kilowatts of renewable power from small scale net metering projects or 2 percent more than the previous net metering cap, according to a press release from the utility.

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