One program is designed to help homeowners better
understand which energy efficiency measures have the greatest payback. Another will make low-interest loans
available to help homeowners finance projects.
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Two experts in heating efficiency will
share some valuable advice on what we can do around the house to reduce
our heating bills this winter. We’ll hear about some small steps that
are surprisingly effective, and what goes into a retrofitting an older
The House has given overwhelming support to legislation designed to make Vermont homes and businesses more energy efficient. The
bill replaces similar legislation that Governor Douglas vetoed last year. The
administration now says it likes the measure, but it faces questions in the
A delegation from China is in Vermont this week to learn about the state’s energy
high-level officials came to the Statehouse for a briefing with Vermont politicians and energy policy makers.