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Federal money to fund solar water heaters

(via www.rutlandherald.com)

A federal grant will fund the installation of solar-powered water heaters at affordable housing complexes in four Vermont towns.

Ecobird .. Ecobird ..
on Jun 01, 2009 at 08:20 AM

How Vermont And Gainesville Could Revolutionize US Energy

(via www.huffingtonpost.com)

H. 446 is the first legislation calling for a full system of advanced renewable tariffs in the US to pass the legislature and become law....

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on May 29, 2009 at 02:21 PM

Vermont feed-in tariffs become law

(via www.grist.org)

Vermont’s feed-in tariff legislation became law at the end of business on May 27, 2009.H. 446 is the first legislation calling for a full system ofadvanced renewable tariffs in the US to pass the legislature and become

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on May 29, 2009 at 10:21 AM

Green energy bill is now law

(via www.timesargus.com)

Gov. James Douglas allowed a major renewable energy bill to become law Wednesday without his signature after raising concerns earlier this year that it would lead to increased electrical costs for Vermonters.

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on May 29, 2009 at 07:21 AM

Nearly $39 Million of Recovery Act Funding Will Go to Vermont – Protecting Water Quality and Creating Jobs

(via yosemite.epa.gov)

(Boston, Mass. – May 28, 2009) – Vermont is slated to receive nearly $39 million from EPA for clean water projects to create jobs and protect communities and the environment

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on May 28, 2009 at 01:20 PM

Renewable-energy bill becomes law

(via burlingtonfreepress.com)

Although he listed a string of reasons why he didn't like it, Gov. Jim Douglas let a renewable-energy bill become law Wednesday without his signature.

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on May 28, 2009 at 08:21 AM

Vermont increases parks spending

(via burlingtonfreepress.com)

WATERBURY, Vt. -- Vermont plans to spend $6 million on improvements at its state parks this year, bucking a national trend of cutbacks and service closures by cost-conscious states.

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on May 28, 2009 at 08:21 AM

State receives grant for solar powered projects

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A federal grant will fund the installation of solar-powered water heaters at affordable housing complexes in four Vermont towns.

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on May 28, 2009 at 08:21 AM

$2 Million in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic Development in Vermont

(via yosemite.epa.gov)

(Boston, Mass. – May 27, 2009) – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa P

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on May 27, 2009 at 11:50 AM

Douglas vetoes Yankee bill

(via www.rutlandherald.com)

Gov. James Douglas vetoed a bill Friday that would have required the owner of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant to make financial guarantees that it has the money to shut down and clean up the site.

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on May 26, 2009 at 07:51 AM