UVM Study: Warming seas could lead to 70% increase in hurricane-related financial loss

News Release — UVM Oct. 16, 2017 Contact: Jeff Wakefield, [email protected], 802-578-8830 If oceans warm at a rate predicted by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the United Nations-sponsored group that assesses climate change research and issues periodic reports, expected financial losses caused by hurricanes could increase more than 70 percent by 2100, according to […]

Vermont Journal of Environmental Law presents ‘The Energy Transition’ Oct. 20 at Vermont Law School

News Release — Vermont Law School Oct. 11, 2017 Contact: Maryellen Apelquist, Director of Communications, Vermont Law School office: 802-831-1228, cell: 802-299-5593, [email protected] SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt., Oct. 11, 2017––The editors of the Vermont Journal of Environmental Law (VJEL) at Vermont Law School will address the legal, regulatory, and policy challenges associated with transitioning from the […]

Vermont Climate Action Commission to host statewide ‘Listening Tour’

News Release — Vermont Agency of Natural Resources September 5, 2017 Media Contacts: Peter Walke, Agency of Natural Resources 802-828-1294 [email protected] Tom Rogers, Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department 802-377-2628 [email protected] MONTPELIER, VT – The Vermont Climate Action Commission will be hosting a series of public scoping sessions through the state in September and October to […]