State environmental officials are continuing to float the idea of building a renewable energy project on the site of the abandoned asbestos mine in Eden and Lowell, but the town residents are opposed. The Rutland Herald has won a partial victory in the Vermont Supreme Court. Dartmouth College is spending the next five years helping China reform its health care system. The U.S Treasury Department is responding to a Vermont Advocacy group’s claims that there are big problems with changes being made in the way Social Security payments are made to beneficiaries. Vermont State Police are investigating a rash of home burglaries in Newbury, Ryegate and Topsham.