Middlebury College and Project Partners Celebrate Groundbreaking for Anaerobic Digester

Representatives from Middlebury College, Vanguard Renewables, Vermont Gas, Goodrich Farm, and the State of Vermont gathered on August 20 at the farm in Salisbury, Vermont, to mark the groundbreaking for an anaerobic digester. The facility will combine cow manure and food waste to create Renewable Natural Gas (RNG). The facility will be the largest anaerobic digester east of the Mississippi River.

Eavor Begins Construction of Closed-Loop Geothermal Demonstration Facility

Canada’s Eavor Technologies has begun construction of its demonstration facility (Eavor-Lite™). The wells for this facility began drilling earlier this month. These wells, anticipated to be drilled and connected within two months, are the first step in the construction of the $10 million Eavor-Lite facility - the world’s first truly closed-loop geothermal system. 

Hill AFB in Utah Wins DOE Award for Energy Efficiency

The Energy Office at Hill Air Force Base in Utah recently received the 2019 Federal Energy and Water Management Award from the US Department of Energy. The annual award recognizes outstanding contributions in the areas of energy efficiency, water conservation and the use of renewable energy technologies at federal facilities.