The purpose of this community is for Vermonters (and Vermont lovers) to come together and discuss the pros and cons of alternative energy systems and how we can work together to create a healthier, happier, and more sustainable Vermont for future generations.
Note: The moderator of this group is a 2007 graduate of the University of Massachusetts (Amherst) and a practicing renewable energy system installer/educator. He has been in the renewable energy field since the Summer of 2003 and obtained his Bachelor's degree in environmental and public policy. He currently lives and works in the Southern Vermont area doing installations of photovoltaics, solar thermal, and wind energy systems. He is also entry level certified by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) http://www.nabcep.org/ and is currently working towards his full certification. In addition to this he assists in the teaching of a photovoltaics installation course at Greenfield Community College in Greenfield Massachusetts and he does biological field research on Anadromous fish in the Connecticut River for the controversial "Salmon Resteration Project."