Green Up Day postponed to last Saturday in May

SOME PEOPLE HAVE already started picking up trash along Vermont roads, as is shown by this Green Up bag spotted on Seminary Street Extension in Middlebury late last month. But the official Green Up Day has been postponed to May 30 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Independent photo/John S. McCright

MONTPELIER — Green Up Vermont has been closely monitoring cornonavirus (COVID-19) communications and guidance from the Vermont Department of Health, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) reports, an

Bristol dump could get solar array

THE ACORN ENERGY Co-op hopes to build a 500 kW solar array on the site of the former Bristol landfill. In this Google Earth image, the blue lines represent the co-op’s proposed layout of the array’s 1,862 solar panels. Image by Google Earth/Acorn Energy Co-op

BRISTOL — The Acorn Energy Co-op, which has successfully completed two community solar projects in Addison County, believes it has identified a great site for a third: the former Bristol landfill.


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