While loving life upon the land, we are beginning to recognize that this lifestyle exerts a cost upon the earth that will not be sustainable.
News Release — The Vermont Council on Rural Development October 21, 2015 Contact: Paul Costello, VCRD Executive Director, 223-5763, [email protected] MONTPELIER, VT – A regional forum focusing on the opportunity to create jobs while developing innovative solutions to stem the impact of climate change will take place at Contois Auditorium in Burlington’s City Hall on […]
Fracking to get at new supplies releases large quantities of methane into the atmosphere, and building an expensive pipeline locks us in to using fossil fuels for decades to come.
The One Day application measures greenhouse gas emissions for daily energy use, including time spent in the shower and the night-time temperature of a home. The app is designed to help consumers learn how they can cut back on energy use and contribute to a greener environment.
At the rate we are going, in 20 years we might not be able to keep up with the dislocations coming from the steady stream of weather disasters.
Participants in a Climate Change Economy forum Tuesday in Brattleboro said existing homes and buildings must be made more energy efficient. But they also said such changes often are too financially and technically difficult for homeowners and business owners.
Former Vice President Al Gore credits Vermont for its renewable energy goals during a presentation at the University of Vermont.
Ever since Tropical Storm Irene flooded the slopes and valleys of Vermont, we’ve been much more aware of how climate change is affecting our lives.
With green building a hot topic in Windham County, the Vermont Council on Rural Development is hosting a Climate Change Economy forum Oct. 6 in Brattleboro.
Without immediate action, we can assume that our lives will each be much more challenged with climate disruptions and growing economic crises.
Even the most committed environmentalist might consider a book titled “The Yin and Yang of Climate Crisis” to be “out there.” But its author is confident as he explains how it starts “in here.”
The pope’s letter, Laudato Si, carries forward a church tradition of stewardship for the earth.
The Climate Change Economy Council launched a series of regional public forums this past week. But it spent much of its first listening session telling an audience of nearly 75 people just what it was — and wasn’t.
A new Vermont Climate Change Economy Council — composed of two-dozen business, public policy and environmental leaders — is aiming to simultaneously grow the local “green” job market and crop global warming. To do so, it’s about to tour the state to ask a question: Any ideas?