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RUTLAND | Castleton University officials announced a partnership with MHG Solar that will allow Castleton to purchase net-metering credits from a community solar site in nearby Poultney. Read more

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BURLINGTON | Peck Electric Co., a commercial solar engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company based in Burlington, has announced the completion of seven solar projects in the fourth quarter of 2018... Read more

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The Democrats’ Green New Deal’s dismissal of nuclear power dooms it to failure as a realistic plan to reduce carbon emissions, according to some climate change experts. Read more

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Are you aware the Adirondack Park Agency has quietly made a move toward embracing industrial wind and solar development inside the Blue Line... Read more

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MONTPELIER | You may have taken it easy on Labor Day, but Vermont’s electricity grid worked extra hard to keep the lights on– and boy, does it ever charge for overtime. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Construction began two weeks ago with the excavation of a limited access road that will lead to a new solar-power array site... Read more

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RUTLAND TOWN | One of Rutland County’s largest solar array facilities is planned for agricultural land owned by Thomas Dairy property in 2018. Read more

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MINEVILLE | Students at the CV-TEC campus in Mineville are now learning how to install and service solar panels. Read more

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NEW HAVEN | As of March of last year, the New Haven Town Plan cites Green Mountain Power as indicating that only a small portion of New Haven’s east side has available capacity left on its distribution lines. Read more

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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. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The anticipated solar energy project for Ticonderoga Central School District has been canceled because of cost escalation. 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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WESTPORT | Moving began last week — this time back into renovated Town Hall quarters. Read more

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

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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.” Read more

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MONTPELIER | Earlier this summer, Gov. Phil Scott announced plans for a marijuana legalization study commission. Read more

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JOHNSBURG | The Johnsburg Town Board voted to accept the bid of Kasselman Solar to install a solar array on the Town Hall/Town Library building. Read more

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JOHNSBURG — The Johnsburg Town Board is considering the merits of two bids for solar panels with the hopes the technology will result in lower electrical costs to the town. Read more

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JOHNSBURG — The Johnsburg Town Board has tabled a resolution calling for a moratorium on issuing permits for solar energy systems, arguing the proposal was something of a “knee jerk reaction.” Read more

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TICONDEROGA – With minor changes, the Ticonderoga Town Council is moving toward approval of a town zoning amendment that would require a permit to install solar panels at a home or business. Read more

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