U.S. EPA report shows 3.4 percent decrease in greenhouse gas emissions

News Release — Vermont Gas Systems April 24, 2014 SOUTH BURLINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released this month its 19th annual report of greenhouse gas emissions, showing a 3.4 percent decrease in emissions from 2011-2012. The federal agency attributes the reduction primarily to a decline in energy consumption across all sectors of […]

Bernie Sanders’ statement on Earth Day

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), a member of the Senate environment and energy committees and the sponsor of legislation to curb greenhouse gas emissions that cause global warming, issued the following statement on Monday’s observation of Earth Day.