The court, in deciding the company logged too much to qualify for a tax break based on the current use of its forestland, says the overcutting could prove costly.
In a pair of meetings, the board will work out details of a pilot program meant to better locate renewable projects and will address a side effect of another program that it says makes energy more costly.
The rusty patched bumble bee is being considered for federal protection through the Endangered Species Act, thanks in large part to postdoctoral research assistant Leif Richardson.
The utility is buying 14 plants and power supply contracts from multinational energy giant Enel Green Power.
ANR says it had no choice but to call for changes in the management of the dam to protect the environment. But the utility and others say that would cost money and go against renewable energy objectives.
The rules follow new maximum limits on agricultural pollutants that the federal government will permit Vermont farms to emit into the Lake Champlain watershed.
There’s no rush to build a road and no pressure to halt the solar project, but Burlington wants energy regulators to consider its airport master plan when reviewing the project.
A biologist hired by the opponents’ lawyer said she found signs of unrecorded wetlands next to where Vermont Gas Systems has dug.
The Public Service Board granted an easement through Hinesburg’s Geprags Park for the company’s pipeline extension to Addison County.
Taking out the dam opens nearly 100 miles of upstream habitat to migrating fish and will ease the flood risk for buildings near river level, according to advocates.
While welding pieces of a 41-mile natural gas pipeline extension, Vermont Gas contractors failed to properly ground the pipe sections.
College officials want to make sure they understand the intent of the Legislature when it allocated the funds.
Swanton Wind, LLC filed an application Thursday for a 20-megawatt project made up of as many as seven wind turbines standing as tall as 500 feet.
Whether an increase in the project’s cost constitutes a “significant change” is key.