VT Digger: MARGOLIS: NIMBY HERE, THERE AND EVERYWHERE

Sep 23, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from the VT Digger. By Jon Margolis. September 22, 2013. Jon Margolis is VTDigger’s political columnist. Look out! The NIMBY fraud is coming back.

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Rutland Herald: Vt. turning to solar power for state buildings

Sep 12, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from the Rutland Herald. By Wilson Ring. September 12, 2013. MONTPELIER — Vermont is going to use solar power to run 10 state office buildings, including all seven of its prisons, officials said Wednesday.

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VPR: Shumlin Explores More Power From Hydro Quebec

Sep 10, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from VPR. By Bob Kinzel. September 9, 2013. Governor Peter Shumlin says it might be possible to funnel the power through Vermont without building large new transmission lines.

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Rutland Herald: GMP unveils plethora of Rutland energy projects

Aug 22, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from the Rutland Herald. By Gordon Dritschilo. August 22, 2013. Green Mountain Power loosed a barrage of new initiatives Wednesday aimed at making more power in Rutland while using it better.

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VPR: Grid Constraints May Hamper NEK Wind Proposal

Aug 20, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from VPR. By John Dillon. August 20, 2013. A Connecticut company wants to develop a new wind project on a Northeast Kingdom ridgeline just south of an existing wind development.

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WCAX: Rendezvous around renewables

Aug 19, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from WCAX.By Cat Viglienzoni. August 17, 2013. IRASBURG, Vt. – Energy issues are a hot-button topic in Vermont. In Irasburg this weekend, different protesting groups are meeting to try to find common ground.

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VT Digger: Hallquist: Solar is on the rise

Aug 15, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from the VT Digger. By David Hallquist, CEO of Vermont Electric Cooperative. August 14, 2013. Vermont loves solar. As you drive around the state, solar installations — large and small — are popping up everywhere. Tourists comment on the proliferation of panels, an advertisement to Vermont’s commitment to the environment.

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Rutland Herald: Solar project approved in Chester

Aug 14, 2013 No Comments by

Reposted from the Rutland Herald. By Christian Avard. August 14, 2013. CHESTER — A private solar project in the town of Chester obtained Public Service Board approval recently, according to Town Manager David Pisha.

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