Annette Smith from Vermonters for a Clean Environment and Mark Whitworth from Energize Vermont join us to talk about the future of renewable energy in Vermont. Guests: Annette Smith, Vermonters for a Clean Environment Mark Whitworth, Energize Vermont Hosts: Pat McDonald, Vote802 Ben Kinsley, Campaign for Vermont Prosperity This is an ORCA Media presentation
The US state of Vermont, sees itself as a model for both America and the world where a city’s move from fossil fuels to renewable energy is paying big dividends. Al Jazeera’s Kristen Saloomey reports from Burlington, Vermont. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
Burlington, Vermont recently became the first city in the United States to use 100 percent renewable energy for its residents’ electricity needs. Renewables often come at a premium but in Burlington electricity rates haven’t increased in years. CGTN’s Karina Huber has more. Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobile Watch Live Subscribe to CGTN America on YouTube Follow CGTN America: Twitter: @cgtnamerica Facebook: @cgtnamerica Google+: CctvamericaTvnews »» Watch CGTN «« Washington, DC (and greater area) • MHz – Channel 3 • COMCAST (Xfinity) – Channel 273 • FIOS – Channel 277 New York City • Time Warner – [More]