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Photo by Pete DeMola

PLATTSBURGH | The use of hydrogen as an alternative to fossil fuels is catching on in Europe, where two dozen nations last week pledged to boost research funding into the technology. more

The Sun

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

As a lifelong dairy farmer, I bring a unique perspective to my work with the Governor’s Climate Action Commission. more

The Vermont Eagle

ALBANY | Local National Grid customers will see an 11 percent increase in their electricity and gas rates over the next three years. more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermonters have stayed warm during winter since the days native Abenaki people hunted the woods and streams of  the future Green Mountain State. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Billing itself as 350.org’s climate-resistance campaign, Fossil Free Fast kicked off an anti-Trump campaign 2020 lobbying effort Wednesday via the internet. more

The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY | Jan. 9 Middlebury Selectboard agenda more

The Vermont Eagle

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Photo courtesy of the Town of Wallingford

I received a draft of our revised town plan back in October and decided to attend our commission’s next meeting, which was held on Oct. 25. more

The Vermont Eagle

Low energy prices have helped lead the United States to its 101st consecutive month of economic recovery, the third longest in history, Vermont State Economist Tom Kavet on Nov. 30 told a one-day gathering of the Vermont Legislature. more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has co-signed a letter expressing concern over drilling in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR). more

The Sun

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

The Vermont Eagle

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

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

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

The Vermont Eagle

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Photo by Lou Varricchio

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

The Vermont Eagle

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

The Vermont Eagle

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

The Sun

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MONTPELIER | Jake Perkinson, former investor and board member of a medical marijuana dispensary, has been named co-chair of the Governor’s Marijuana Advisory Commission. more

The Vermont Eagle

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Photo by Pete DeMola

PLATTSBURGH | Two days after the election that swept President Donald Trump into office, Emily Martz went on her morning jog in Saranac Lake. more

The Sun

Vermont, along with 19 other states, has a long-term greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction mandate. more

The Vermont Eagle

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