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WAMC: Rail Disaster Spurs Debate Over Energy Transport in Region

Jul 11, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from WAMC. July 10, 2013. Fifteen people have been confirmed killed and Quebec Police estimate 60 remain missing following the derailment and explosion Saturday of Montreal, Maine and Atlantic Railway cars carrying crude oil.

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WAMC: Energy Siting Report Released

May 05, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from WAMC. The Vermont Energy Generation Siting Policy Commission issued its final report to the governor and legislature earlier this week. Reaction to the report’s recommendations runs the gamut from enthusiastic to lukewarm.

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VPR News: Work Begins On Montpelier Heating District

Apr 23, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from VPR News. Work has begun in Montpelier on a project to expand the heating system used by state government buildings to serve public and private buildings in the downtown.

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Rutland Herald: PACE program taking shape in Cavendish

Apr 09, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from Rutland Herald. CAVENDISH — Paying for energy efficiency projects in Cavendish is about to get easier.

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Rutland Herald: Opinion: The making of a NIMBY

Apr 02, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted  from Rutland Herald. There have been several letters to the editor in which allegations of NIMBYism are leveled at the people of Windham. What does it take to make a NIMBY out of someone who is deeply concerned about greenhouse gases and climate change and is a fervent believer in the idea of community […]

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Rutland Herald: Opinion: Slow it down on energy

Mar 27, 2013 No Comments

Reposted from Rutland Herald. The hue and cry over efforts to better regulate and evaluate renewable energy development in Vermont is revealing to many Vermonters a bully mentality previously seen only by those who live in areas where development has been occurring. 

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Rutland Herald: Mount Holly celebrates weatherization efforts

Feb 26, 2013 No Comments

Reposted from Rutland Herald. MOUNT HOLLY — Thirty-two residents in Mount Holly weatherized their homes last year as part of an energy efficiency contest around the county.

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Rutland Herald: Private meeting on woodchip plant cancelled

Feb 26, 2013 No Comments

Reposted from Rutland Herald. SPRINGFIELD — An “invitation only” presentation about the proposed North Springfield Sustainable Energy Project for area select boards today was cancelled Monday after questions were raised about the legality of the meeting.

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