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Homeowners getting home energy help from pilot program

(via www.rutlandherald.com)

MANCHESTER – Almost 500 homeowners in Vermont received energy-saving tips and devices with a personal touch through Efficiency Vermont's Community Energy Mobilization Project pilot program, according to organizer Paul Markowitz.

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on Jun 01, 2009 at 08:21 AM

Renewable energy bill praised

(via www.rutlandherald.com)

A new Vermont law designed to promote renewable energy in the state is winning praise both from the renewable energy industry and anti-nuclear activists.

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on Jun 01, 2009 at 08:21 AM

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.

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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

(via www.timesargus.com)

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