Energize Vermont appears on Mark Johnson Show to discuss Lowell wind project permit

Jun 02, 2011 No Comments by

Energize Vermont spokesperson Lukas Snelling appeared on the Mark Johnson Show on Thursday June 2nd. Hear his comments by pressing play below. [audio:http://tranquil-dolls.flywheelsites.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/markjohnsonshow.mp3|titles=markjohnsonshow]

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Bloomberg: GE Sees Solar Cheaper Than Fossil Power in Five Years

May 31, 2011 No Comments by

Reposted here from Bloomberg.com. Solar power may be cheaper than electricity generated by fossil fuels and nuclear reactors within three to five years because of innovations, said Mark M. Little, the global research director for General Electric Co. (GE)

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This Week: Energy Law Signed, GMP Nuke Deal, Solar Price and more – 5/27/11

May 27, 2011 No Comments by

On Wednesday Governor Shumlin signed the Vermont Energy Act of 2011. The Act does some great things for smaller scale renewables and significantly helps out our efforts to build the Rutland County Community Solar Project and those of our friends over at the Mad River Valley Energy Network.

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VTDigger: New law enhances payback for net metering

May 26, 2011 No Comments by

Reposted here from VTDigger. Solar electricity is no longer for back-to-the-landers living in the woods, off the electric power grid. A growing number of homes and other buildings connected to the grid are using solar panels, without the hassles or expenses of a bank of batteries in the basement or a backup generator in a […]

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WCAX: Shumlin wants energy fund redesign

Apr 12, 2011 No Comments by

Reposted here from WCAX.   Montpelier, Vermont – April 11, 2011   Vermont now has a little more than $8.5 million in its Clean Energy Development Fund. That fund grants tax credits to builders of solar parks and other renewable energy projects.

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My Turn: Vermont needs energy alternatives to wind towers on ridgelines

Jun 28, 2010 No Comments by

My Turn: Vermont needs energy alternatives to wind towers on ridgelines By Lukas Snelling Vermont is blessed with extraordinary mountains. They provide much of the state’s special character and offer a picturesque backdrop to our daily life. Recent utility scale wind farm proposals across the state threaten to fundamentally alter these mountains. We must avoid […]

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