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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

Dec 12, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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

Dec 12, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

Here’s an interesting insight into the arcane world of global renewable energy politics, based on the Oct. 30 column in Forbes by widely-read energy blogger Rod Adams. more

Dec 6, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY | The Vermont Council on Rural Development (VCRD) invites communities interested in charting a path to a more prosperous and self-sufficient future to participate in the 2018 Climate Economy Model Communities Program. more

Dec 2, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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

Nov 25, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Citizens of Middlebury and surrounding towns gathered on Oct. 26 as part of the Greater Middlebury Climate Economy Initiative to prioritize action ideas that will guide the work of the program moving forward. more

Nov 14, 2017 3:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER |  On Oct. 12, former Vermont state Sen. Wendy Wilton of Rutland asked her Facebook friends, “Anybody have an update on whether or not Vermont is meeting its [greenhouse gas emission reduction] goals?” more

Nov 8, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Environmentally minded residents of the Addison County shire town of Middlebury are determined to place climate change front-and-center in shaping the college community’s future economic path. more

Nov 8, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY |  The long-term prognosis for the health of Vermonters who work and play in the great outdoors isn’t good. more

Oct 29, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

Free electricity from the Sun has been a dream for decades. more

Oct 25, 2017 12:00 PM 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

Oct 20, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | People come to the Adirondacks to escape from urban woes. more

Oct 17, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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STONY CREEK | How U.S. citizens are resisting governmental restrictions in order to retain their homes, businesses and land rights is the theme of the 21st annual conference of the Property Rights Foundation of America. more

Oct 13, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | VCRD’s mission in conducting public discussions around Vermont is to urge communities to “confront climate change through innovative economic development.” more

Sep 26, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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KEENE VALLEY | There is a new executive director in place at the Nature Conservancy (TNC) Adirondack Chapter office. more

Sep 14, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

The pictures and stories coming out of Houston tear at our hearts. more

Sep 6, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 3 Comments

In the Aug. 5 edition of The Sun, Hans Kurr wrote about climate science and climate change and I thought: “How could virtually all of our scientists be so wrong, and Mr. Kurr be so right?” more

Aug 25, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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The newly-formed Vermont Climate Action Commission must grow the economy, put Vermonters on a path to affordability and not leave anyone behind, a July 20 statement from the office of Gov. Phil Scott stated. more

Aug 4, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

Word limits alone, Mr. Rossi, kept me from earlier sharing the 99.7% consensus that Nature (our Sun) drives climate change. more

Aug 3, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

LAKE GEORGE —  A plot of village land off Transfer Station Road will soon be offered for sale. more

Jul 28, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

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