climate change economy

Science Group Shows Vermont How to Tap Over $100 Million in Investment for Local Clean Energy Projects

News Release — Union of Concerned Scientists Dec. 14, 2016 Contact: Ashley Siefert at UCS, [email protected] 202-331-5666 Mike Trahan at NESEMC, [email protected] 860-256-1698 Andrea Colnes at EANVT, [email protected] 802-595-2622 Clean Energy Financing Initiative Could Cut Electric Bills by $14 Million Annually, Boost Economy CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (December 14, 2016)—Vermont, already a national leader in clean energy […]

Gregory Dennis: Trump and the climate change narrative

How might we alter what we say about global warming so it becomes a more pressing issue for voters?

Joe Fusco: Sooner or later, climate change economy will happen

Why shouldn’t Vermont make itself a spectacularly attractive place to start and run businesses that solve these problems?

Ron Miller: Second climate economy summit offers plan of action

The Climate Change Economy Initiative is not another conventional strategy for economic development — it is a bold effort to redefine economic development.

Vermont’s Climate Economy Summit will transform ideas into action

News Release — Vermont Council on Rural Development November 30, 2015 Contact: Paul Costello, VCRD Executive Director, 802 223-5763, [email protected] MONTPELIER, VT – “Ideas to Action” is the theme for the second Summit on Vermont’s Climate Economy, to be held at Vermont Technical College in Randolph on February 22, 2016. Anyone interested in the goal […]

Forum to explore next steps for Vermont’s climate change economy

News Release — Vermont Council on Rural Development October 8, 2015 Contact: Paul Costello, VCRD Executive Director, 223-5763, [email protected] MONTPELIER, VT – Area businesses and nonprofits are increasingly involved with climate change–both its challenges and opportunities. Their creative solutions are becoming a growing part of our state’s economy. What are your experiences? Do you have […]

Christopher Louras: Rutland taking leadership in Vermont’s climate economy

Beyond highlighting the economic significance and value of sustainable energy initiatives, Rutland is also bridging the divide between the two competing philosophies designed to confront climate change: mitigation and adaptation.

Rutland forum to explore next steps for Vermont’s climate change economy

News Release — The Vermont Council on Rural Development August 3, 2015 Contact: Paul Costello, VCRD Executive Director, 223-5763, [email protected] MONTPELIER, VT – Area businesses and nonprofits are increasingly involved with climate change–both its challenges and opportunities. Their creative solutions are becoming a growing part of our state’s economy. What are your experiences? Do you […]