Efficiency Vermont

Administration rebuffed on call to cut energy efficiency funds

The Public Utility Commission’s order says continuing the same level of investment will save money for all utility customers in the long run.

First Zero Energy Modular Home in Burlington Delivered

News Release — Efficiency Vermont June 9, 2017 Contact: Alayna Howard [email protected] 802.540.7656 Mike Kanarick [email protected] 802.735.7962 First Zero Energy Modular Home in Burlington Delivered to North Ave Community Efficiency Vermont, Burlington Electric, and North Avenue Co-op partner to promote affordable housing Burlington, VT – Today a new type of home was delivered to the […]

Karen Glitman named Efficiency Vermont director

Glitman has worked for the Vermont Energy Investment Corp, most recently as director of strategy, policy and public affairs.

Efficiency Vermont Earns Award for Sustained Excellence in Energy Efficiency Program Delivery

News Release — Efficiency Vermont April 26, 2017 Media Contact: Alayna Howard Efficiency Vermont [email protected] 802-540-7656 April 26, 2017, Burlington, VT – Vermont’s statewide energy efficiency utility, Efficiency Vermont, has been named a 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award winner. The award is given for continued leadership in environmental protection […]

Dan Hoxworth: Fighting poverty and climate change through transportation efficiency

Making transportation more efficient is a way to put more money in the pockets of Vermonters who need it most.

Pownal Selected as First Climate Economy Model Community

News Release — Vermont Council on Rural Development April 11, 2017 Contact: Jon Copans, Vermont Council on Rural Development Phone: (802) 225-6393 E-mail: [email protected] The Vermont Council on Rural Development (VCRD) joined with partners Green Mountain Power and Efficiency Vermont to announce that the town of Pownal was selected as the first to participate in […]

Energy Bill Assistance Grants Available to Help Low-Income Vermonters

News Release — Efficiency Vermont, Burlington Electric Department March 2, 2017 Contacts Alayna Howard, Efficiency Vermont, 802.540.7656 Mike Kanarick, Burlington Electric Department, 802.735.7962 Efficiency Vermont and Burlington Electric launch 3rd round of funding to non-profits to help ease energy burden of Vermonters around the state Burlington, VT – For a third year, Efficiency Vermont and […]

Johnstone to Step Down as Executive Director of Vermont Energy Investment Corp.

News Release — VEIC Jan. 12, 2017 Contact: Jeff Buell [email protected] Jan. 12, 2016 – Burlington, VT – The Vermont Energy Investment Corporation (VEIC) announced today that Scott Johnstone has resigned his position as the executive director, effective early this summer when a new Executive Director has been selected. “I’m proud of the pioneering work […]

Craft Brewery Adds Energy Efficiency to Recipe for Success

News Release — VEIC Dec. 14, 2016 Media Contact Jeff Buell [email protected] 802-540-7662 Rep. Peter Welch toasts 14th Star’s leadership in efficiency, supporting veterans, and hiring locally December 14, 2016, St. Albans, VT – A craft brewery in St. Albans was recognized by Rep. Peter Welch, Efficiency Vermont and the Vermont Brewers association for its […]

Efficiency Vermont, Vermont Brewer’s Association join Rep. Peter Welch to toast 14th Star Brewery’s Success, Commitment to Energy Efficiency

News Release — Efficiency Vermont Dec. 12, 2016 Contact: Jeff Buell Efficiency Vermont 802-540-7662 (o) 802-233-9480 (m) [email protected] Efficiency Vermont, Vermont Brewer’s Association join Rep. Peter Welch to toast 14th Star Brewery’s success, commitment to energy efficiency December 12, 2016 – St. Albans, VT – Efficiency Vermont Director Liz Gamache will join Rep. Peter Welch […]

Efficiency Vermont Offers Tips to Cut Energy Costs and Stay Warm This Winter

News Release — Efficiency Vermont Nov. 1, 2016 Contact: Alayna Howard Efficiency Vermont 802-540-7656 [email protected] Top 10 tips from Efficiency Vermont According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s Winter Fuels Outlook, we’re in for a winter that is 17% colder than last year and heating fuel prices that are more than 20% higher than last […]

Nine Vermont Communities Awarded Grants to Promote Button Up Day of Action

News Release — Efficiency Vermont Oct. 13, 2016 Media Contact: Alayna Howard Efficiency Vermont 802-540-7656 [email protected] October 13, 2016, Burlington, VT – Efficiency Vermont has awarded nine community organizations throughout the state with grant funding to support and promote the Button Up Day of Action happening on November 12, 2016. The Button Up Day of […]

Vermont Businesses Share Energy Saving Strategies at Annual Best Practices Exchange

News Release — VEIC Sept. 30, 2016 Media Contact: Alayna Howard [email protected] 802-540-7656 September 30, 2016, Killington, VT – On Tuesday September 27 more than 150 people representing some of Vermont’s largest commercial, industrial, and institutional businesses gathered at Killington Grand Resort Hotel to participate in Efficiency Vermont’s fifth annual Best Practices Exchange. Each year […]

Business Forward Campaign Encourages Vermont Businesses to ‘Go Big’ on Energy Efficiency

News Release — Efficiency Vermont Sept. 26, 2016 Contact: Media Contact: Jeff Buell [email protected] 802-540-7662 September 26, 2016, Burlington, VT – Efficiency Vermont is encouraging business customers to lead the way toward a more energy efficient Vermont. Through Efficiency Vermont’s new campaign, “Business Forward,” businesses and commercial customers in all sizes and sectors have access […]