Videos filed under Impact on People from Vermont
Host Brett Gaskill speaks with Annette Smith, executive director of Vermonters for a Clean Environment, on the current issues of industrial wind power in Vermont.
The group drummed outside the rally, advocating against a recently proposed wind turbine project in Swanton. They want lawmakers to re-evaluate the pace and size of the renewable energy projects popping up across Vermont. Specifically, the group believes people and families living near the sites of these projects are being overlooked in the development.
Mr. Parisi lives within a mile of the operating wind turbines on Georgia Mountain in Vermont. The project consists of four Goldwind turbines each with a capacity of 2.5 MW for a total of 10 MW.
Testimony on living near First Wind's 16 Clipper Wind Turbines in Sheffield, Vermont. Duration: 10 minutes
Political ad exposes Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders for his support of industrial wind energy development. Duration: 30 seconds
Luanne Therrien and her family live near the Sheffield Wind Energy facility which consists of sixteen 2.5 MW Clipper turbines for a total installed capacity of 40 MW in Sheffield, Vermont. Duration: 5 minutes 5 seconds
This updated short feature from a larger documentary entitled Vermont's Energy Options examines several of the paths towards a renewable energy future for the state of Vermont. In this feature, utility-scale renewable energy is compared to community-oriented, small-scale renewable energy solutions. This feature, and the future full-length documentary, is produced by non-profit Energize Vermont. Energize Vermont advocates for renewable energy solutions that are in harmony with the irreplaceable character of Vermont and contribute to the people's well-being. Learn more at energizevermont.org. Duration 23 minutes 13 seconds
Vermont's Energy Options is a documentary work-in-progress being produced by non-profit Energize Vermont. The purpose of the documentary is to examine the different paths Vermont has to a renewable energy future and create a dialogue around their respective impacts and benefits. Duration: 19 minutes 27 seconds