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A year ago Gov. Phil Scott created the Vermont Climate Action Commission in response to clamor generated by the state’s environmental organizations determined to make Vermonters take bold action to defeat... more

The Vermont Eagle

Several readers expressed interest regarding our Panton energy storage story appearing in last week’s Eagle. more

Editorials

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Thom Randall

PLATTSBURGH | Lawmakers issued resolutions in the U.S. Senate and House on Wednesday formally calling for embattled EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to step down. more

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MONTPELIER | Vermont’s landmark energy policies are not solving the problems they were designed to solve, according to a March 12 report from Vermonters for a Clean Environment. more

The Vermont Eagle

Just as the Vermont-connected “Fossil-Free Fast” resistance kicked off its climate-change crusade Jan. 31... more

Editorials

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Pete DeMola

PLATTSBURGH | Forestry associations, environmental groups and state lawmakers are asking the governor to prioritize reform of a program designed to preserve timberlands by giving private forest owners tax breaks and other incentives. more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | State Rep. Amy Sheldon of East Middlebury has been named a Climate Champion by the social-justice activist group Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR). more

The Vermont Eagle

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U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Vermont utilities have to import “offset” nuclear power via New Hampshire’s Seabrook Nuclear Power Station, a zero-carbon, high energy workhorse. more

Editorials

The Carbon Tax really is the zombie, body snatcher legislation that will not die. more

The Vermont Eagle

A recent op-ed by Sabrina Melendez, a self-described climate activist and student at Bennington College, leaves one’s mouth agape, wondering if the author actually expects anyone to buy what she’s saying about the carbon tax... more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Adirondack Council has painted a foreboding portrait of the Adirondack Park, calling its successes “threatened” by a confluence of internal and external forces. more

The Sun

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