Clean Energy

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I am writing to express my concern about the future of Vermont gas. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Since 2011, a group of environmentally-conscious citizens have been giving presentations, visiting classrooms, circulating petitions and lobbying Warren County officials to enact a countywide ban on single-use plastic bags. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Rising sea levels. Melting ice. Droughts. Fires burning more quickly, and more frequently, on the west coast. People in coastal towns displaced by dramatic changes to the landscape. Read more

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Vermonters opposed to a carbon tax were in Montpelier earlier this week wearing yellow reflective vests, just like their comrades in France last month. Read more



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Election Day results from Vermont and across the United States may profoundly affect state, national and global energy policy. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Colin Read isn’t a communist.  But since the city imposed an 18-month moratorium on cryptocurrency nearly four months ago, the City of Plattsburgh mayor has gotten an onslaught of emails telling him he is. Read more

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KEENE | A de facto, all-volunteer energy department for the Town of Keene helped the town council accomplished four clean energy goals in less than a year. Read more

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For the past year, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has been on a warpath, leading a crusade against what he views as a “federal assault” on health care, the environment and social justice issues. Read more



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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). Read more

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MONTPELIER | In Colorado, commercial marijuana cultivation comprises about half of all demand for new electricity. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | A new joint project will bring solar power, via 325 photovoltaic panels on the rooftop of Green Mountain Power’s Middlebury facility to 35 low-income residents of Addison County. Read more

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

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

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PLATTSBURGH | The Town of Plattsburgh has been named the county’s first state-designated Clean Energy Community. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County has OKed a pair of electric vehicle charging stations. Read more

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Mr. Hans Kurr’s letter supporting our president’s withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement in the June 17 issue is rife with incorrect assertions and faulty logic. Read more

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To say it’s been an exciting time for current affairs is an understatement. Read more

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Arrays to provide power, discounted rates to over 1,000 homes in Clinton County Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — New York has made an aggressive effort to position itself as a national leader in renewable energy. Read more

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CHAMPLAIN — The village is working with the state to be designated as a Clean Energy Community. Read more

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