Category Archives: Energy

Ready for 100% Energy-transition Conversation 2018/11 updates

We’ve made some adjustments to our November 26 meeting about plans to develop a roadmap for taking Burlington to net zero energy and opportunities for community engagement in the roadmapping. Darren Springer has been asked to appear at the City Council meeting that evening. Jen Green, Burlington’s sustainability officer, will join us, instead. Here are […]

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David Blittersdorf speaking at UVM – 11/12

On Monday, November 12, as part of the Energy Action Seminar series, David Blittersdorf will be speaking in Aikin 102 about his career in the renewable sector. As a serial energy entrepreneur, co-founder of NRG systems and founder of All Earth Renewables he examines the impacts of energy use, production, and distribution and suggests various […]

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Become LEED Accredited – Vermont – Nov. 15

LEED Green Associate (GA) Training   This LEED workshop and passing the exam can be counted towards UVM course credit (For School of Environment and related majors/courses only) When: November 15th 2018 – 6:00PM to 10:00 PM Where:  UVM – Aiken – Room 311 Registration – https://leadinggreen.com/vermont LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is simply a sustainability scorecard for green buildings. […]

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November 2018 E-News: Updates from VNRC

Become a Member                Visit Our Website                  Donate November 2018 E-News  Tomorrow is Election Day. Don’t forget to vote, if you haven’t already!Find your polling location and hours here: https://www.sec.state.vt.us/elections/voters.aspx. Catch up below with VNRC’s latest news, and learn about opportunities to help us […]

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VT Interfaith Power & Light newsletter – November 2018

Green Mountains, Blue Water Earth Care News November 2018 In this newsletter: Video of George Lakey’s Keynote Address & Workshop on VTIPL Website Cool Congregations Challenge VT Climate & Health Alliance’s Letter to Vermonters & Video Support Needed for Washington State’s Initiative 1631 350Vermont Annual Convergence: Sunday, Nov. 11, Burlington Button Up Home Weatherization & […]

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Getting to net-zero energy – Developing a roadmap for Burlington – Nov. 26

Burlington Ready for 100% is pleased to invite you to another Energy-transition Conversation: Getting to Net-zero Energy: Developing a roadmap for Burlington Burlington Electric Department (BED) has a goal of making Burlington a net-zero-energy (NZE) city by 2030. At net zero, all energy for electricity, heating, cooling and in-city ground transportation will come from renewable […]

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VT Interfaith Power & Light newsletter – October 2018

Green Mountains, Blue Water Earth Care News October 2018 In this newsletter: Register Now for VTIPL’s Conference! Congregations Invited to be Sponsors of VTIPL’s Conference A Home Energy Forum in Manchester “Solar Baroque” Benefit Concert – October 28 Weatherize Program Kick Off in Jericho on Nov. 8 Ecology Monks in Thailand Seek to End Environmental Suffering […]

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Burlington 2030 District – September Newsletter

SEPTEMBER NEWSLETTER Burlington Home Energy Tour Saturday, September 29 from 10am to 1pm | Burlington, VT Self-guided tour of five inspiring energy efficient homes Please join us a week from this Saturday for our partner Burlington Electric Department’s second annual self-guided Home Energy Tour. Visit one or all of these open houses for inspiration on how to reduce […]

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2018 Burlington Electric Department’s Home Energy Tour – 9/29

Join Burlington Electric Department on Saturday, September 29, 10:00-1:00 for Burlington Electric Department’s second annual self-guided Home Energy Tour.  Visit one or all of these open houses for inspiration on how to reduce your own heating and cooling costs while living comfortably.  Learn from Burlington home owners who are using solar, heat pump technology, and in-home energy […]

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