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Western Climate Initiative Information Session  – What Can Vermont Learn from Quebec?

On April 11, 2018 the Energy Action Network and Climate Economy Action Team co-hosted an information session at VEIC about the Western Climate Initiative. The goal was to help inform Vermont policy discussions by providing a first-hand overview of what …
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Position Description: EAN Network Director

EAN Network Director Position Description (pdf) Energy Action Network (EAN) is seeking a highly motivated, collaborative, and analytically adept leader to join our team. EAN is a multi-stakeholder, collective impact network of leaders across a diversity of sectors—non-profit, government, business, …
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VEIC Welcomes USDA Secretary Vilsack to Announce Clean Energy Financing

On January 8th, The Vermont Energy Investment Corporation (VEIC) joined U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT), representatives of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT), representatives of U.S. Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) and Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin in …
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Global Warming Conference

Sen. Bernard Sanders hosted a conference on climate change Saturday at Montpelier High School.
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Castleton Poll Shows Vermonters Support Wind Power 3:1

After a great deal of public debate, Vermonters continue to support the idea of building wind turbines along the…
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Home Energy Challenge Goes Statewide

Residents of Mt. Holly gather in their newly weatherized town office. After competing in an energy efficiency competition…
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Governor Shumlin Announces Clean Energy Loan Fund

MONTPELIER -Gov. Peter Shumlin, key legislative leadership, the CEO of the Vermont Economic Development Authority, and private partners today outlined…
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Green Lantern Capital Solar Fund

Green Lantern has raised the GLC Solar Fund, the first tax-equity fund of its kind in Vermont.
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Thermal Efficiency Task Force

The Public Service Department created and facilitated a task force to ensure an integrated and comprehensive statewide whole-building approach to thermal energy efficiency that will…
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Bill McKibben addresses House on Climate Change

Climate activist Bill McKibben brought his campaign to address climate change to the Vermont House of Representatives Wednesday, saying that Vermont can lead the nation in adapting to and stopping climate change. He praised the Legislature while outlining priorities for …
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