Vermont by Design 2004 ReportBased on the inputs and the knowledge and experience of Council members, the Vermont Rural Energy Council crafted a set of recommendations for actions that would advance rural energy generation, fuel development, and efficiency in Vermont. These recommendations include:

  • Systematically Advancing a Vermont Renewable Energy Program
  • Expanding Net Metering
  • Adopting Clean Energy Policies
  • Constructing an All Fuels Efficiency Program
  • Improving Transportation Efficiency
  • Targeting Economic Development Assistance
  • Building a Green Investment Strategy
  • Adopting Time of Use Rates for Electricity
  • Beginning a Vermont Carbon Plan
  • Expanding Property Tax Incentives for Renewable Development

Read the “Vermont by Design” Report.