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.
Reposted from the VT Digger. November 6, 2013. Editor’s note: This commentary is by Democratic Sen. John S. Rodgers of Glover, who represents the Essex/Orleans District in the Vermont Senate.
Reposted from the VT Digger. Opinion. September 9, 2013. Editor’s note: This letter to Gov. Peter Shumlin was written by Cynthia E. Barber, executive coordinator of Newark Neighbors United, and Pamela Arborio, president of Brighton Ridge Protectors.
I had a great experience last Saturday at the Rendezvous in Irasburg. The event pulled together energy activists from all over the Northeast. The goal of the event was to start a new conversation about how we can live in concert with our natural resources. From my perspective the event was a huge success.
The big news this week is that S. 30, the bill introduced as a moratorium on utility-scale wind development,passed the House. The House version differs substantially from the Senate version. It calls for the Natural Resource and Energy Committees from both the Senate and House to meet over the summer to discuss the Siting Commission’s recommendations. Now […]