How Burlington Vermont Produces 100% Renewable Energy! Nice Work Guys!
Across the U.S.A. the concept of getting off the grid has gone viral. The need to be self sustaining, to improve the environment, to produce energy economically from natural sources has hit its tipping point! Nuclear and hydro power have been around for a while, and are known to be financially efficient forms of power generation. But nuclear has its opponents in the wake of Fukishima. The real news here is that in Burlington, in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, has had has had to rebuild much of its infrastructure. It has come to the conclusion that it was cheaper over the long run to build renewable forms of energy production going forward, and the rates to customers will not have to be increased!