Pedal Power Transitions to Solar Power at Seacoast Homeless Shelter
After a two-year fundraising effort, a Seacoast homeless shelter will soon be powered by the sun. A solar electric array will be installed at Cross Roads House in Portsmouth over the course of several days, beginning November 10th. The transition to solar power will save the shelter thousands of dollars per year. Click to read more.
Green Homes with Habitat for Humanity
After a year of planning and building, the Evan and Deni Shangraw family was given the keys on Saturday November 12, 2016 to their newly finished Habitat for Humanity home in Tamworth NH that far exceeds standard energy efficiency codes. To read more, click here.
Solar Canopies Coming to Parking Lots
If you park at either of Haverhill's train stations to catch the commuter rail, you will soon have a solar canopy over your car. To read more about them, click here.
Fossil Fuel Free Energy
The Hollis Energy Committee has set a goal to have their town operations become fossil fuel free!
Milton Solar Installation
With the installation of solar panels, Milton is producing power that is equivalent to powering 160 NH homes.
NHSaves Offering No Cost Energy Walk Through Audit
NHSaves wants to help your business save energy, reduce costs, and protect the environment with cost effective solutions. When companies invest in energy efficiency, they improve their bottom lines, now and in the future. For more info click here.
Energy Department Launches Zero Energy Schools Accelerator
Six school districts, two states and several national organizations are working collaboratively to develop zero energy design that is cost-competitive to conventional construction in the education sector and in local communities across the nation. A Zero Energy Building is an energy-efficient building, where on a source energy basis, the actual delivered energy is less than or equal to the onsite renewable exported energy. Read the full story here.
Volkswagen Group of America Invests in Zero Emission Vehicles
Volkswagen Group of America is investing $2 billion over the next 10 years in Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) infrastructure and awareness. Check out www.electrifyamerica.com for information on VW's Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) infrastructure and awareness campaign, as well as details on how states, municipalities, and others can submit proposals to help inform VW's ZEV investment plans over the next ten years.