VPR: Lawmakers Weigh Local Control Vs. State Energy Needs

Oct 31, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from VPR. By John Dillon. October 30, 2013. Vermont lawmakers are struggling with how best to give local communities a voice when big energy projects are planned for their towns.

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Burlington Free Press: Vermont lawmakers voice concerns on energy siting

Sep 26, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from the Burlington Free Press. By Dave Gram. September 25, 2013. MONTPELIER

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Bennington Banner: Benefits of solar power discussed at Rotary meeting

Aug 19, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from the Bennington Banner. By Elizabeth Conkey. August 17, 2013. BENNINGTON — Bennington Rotarians were treated to a presentation Friday by Executive Director of Energize Vermont Luke Snelling, who discussed the pros and cons of various renewable energy solutions.

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Rutland Herald: PSB wants more information about Springfield biomass MOU

Jul 19, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from the Rutland Herald. July 19, 2013. The Public Service Board has asked for additional review as it considers the impacts of a proposed new road that would help alleviate traffic concerns associated with the proposed wood-fired power plant in North Springfield.

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Rutland Herald: Norwich to host solar tours

Jul 09, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from the Rutland Herald. July 09, 2013. College to host solar tours STAFF REPORT

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Valley News: Vt. Energy Plan Is Wishful Thinking

Jul 01, 2013 No Comments

Reposted from the Valley News. June 30, 2013. Wilder In 2011, the Vermont Department of Public Service issued a Comprehensive Energy Plan that asserts that 90 percent of all energy used in the state ­— including electricity, transportation and building heating — will be provided from renewable sources by 2050.

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VPR: Springfield Approves Agreement With Biomass Plant Developers

Jun 19, 2013 No Comments

Reposted from VPR. June 18, 2013. The Town of Springfield has approved an agreement with the developers of a proposed wood-burning power plant in North Springfield.

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Rutland Herald: Springfield unveils understanding with biomass developer

Jun 18, 2013 No Comments

Reposted from the Rutland Herald. June 18, 2013. SPRINGFIELD — Saying they were trying to control the things they could control with the proposed North Springfield biomass plant, the Springfield Select Board unveiled a proposed memorandum of understanding with the project developer Monday.

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