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Industrial Technology, Refrigeration, Uncategorized

Efficiency Vermont Pilots a CO2 Condensing Unit in a Supermarket

13 Mar , 2019  

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To justify end-user incentives, Efficiency Vermont will oversee a pilot comparing energy savings of a CO2 system to that of an HFC system. Efficiency Vermont, an efficiency utility under the auspices of the nonprofit Vermont Energy Investment Corp. (VEIC), is overseeing a test of a CO2 condensing unit in a supermarket, one of the first such installations […]

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Industrial Technology, Process

Vermont Beer Makers Delve into Energy Efficiency

6 Aug , 2018  

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How Vermont beer makers brew up energy savings by Morgan Hood, Efficiency Vermont, vermontbiz.com, July 19, 2018 Big things are brewing at Magic Hat Brewing Company in South Burlington. That’s where skilled beer makers from five Vermont breweries gathered recently with energy efficiency experts from Efficiency Vermont, Burlington Electric Department, and Loureiro Engineering Associates for a three-day intensive dive into energy […]

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Efficiency in Action, Markets & Business

Vermont Ski Resorts Lead in Energy Efficiency

11 Dec , 2017  

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Valerie Eacret, ERS, for Zondits Snow guns have some of the highest potential for energy savings in the efficiency world, and Vermont’s Bromley Mountain ski area has taken advantage of this to save both energy and money. Efficiency Vermont has awarded Bromley Mountain with the 2017 Energy Leadership Award ‒ Project of the Year for […]

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Program Implementation, Programs & Policy

Efficiency Vermont Invests in Local Breweries

2 Jan , 2017  

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CRAFT BREWERY ADDS ENERGY EFFICIENCY TO RECIPE FOR SUCCESS VT Digger, December 14, 2016 A craft brewery in St. Albans was recognized by Rep. Peter Welch, Efficiency Vermont and the Vermont Brewers Association for its leadership in embracing energy efficiency, supporting veterans, and hiring local contractors and vendors. Rep. Welch, who has long been a […]

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Markets & Business, Markets & Trends

Vermont and the Green Building Movement

27 Mar , 2016  

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GREENING VERMONT, BUILDING A MORE RESILIENT FUTURE The Vermont Independent, March 24, 2016. Image credit: johnoghue Here in Vermont, as everywhere, the built environment has a vast impact on the natural environment, human health, and the economy. 40% of our energy consumption comes from the building sector, and buildings also hold the greatest potential for achieving […]

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Finance, Markets & Business

USDA Invests $46 Million in Vermont’s Efficiency Programs

10 Jan , 2016  

USDA Awards $46 Million to Boost Energy Efficiency in Vermont USDA, January 8, 2016. Image credit: Doug Kerr Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today awarded $46 million in assistance to the Vermont Energy Investment Corporation (VEIC) to support energy efficiency and renewable energy improvements in rural areas across the state. USDA awarded VEIC $46 million in assistance […]

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Industrial Technology, Process

Laying the Groundwork for Maximum Energy Savings in Vermont

10 Jun , 2015  

Energy efficiency: Commonwealth Dairy saves on production costs Brattleboro Reformer, June 5, 2015. Image credit: PublicDomainPictures When German company, Ehrmann AG, partnered with Commonwealth Yogurt, LLC to expand to New England, they were impressed by Vermont’s approach to energy efficiency. That, coupled with a wealth of dairy farms and yogurt enthusiasts, was enough to convince […]

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Program Evaluation, Programs & Policy

Vermont’s Energy Efficiency Programs: A Cut Above the Rest

2 Feb , 2015  

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VERMONT’S ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROGRAMS ABOVE AVERAGE, REPORT SAYS VT Digger, January 30, 2015 Vermont’s electric efficiency utilities saved more money for electric customers than similar utilities across the country in 2012, but at a higher short term cost, according to a report commissioned by the Department of Public Service. Two utilities in Vermont are designed […]

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