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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Lebanon Launches Municipal Solar Project

photo of Lebanon City Hall rooftop by clock tower

The City of Lebanon is looking for a solar company to develop and finance a multi-site solar PV project that includes both building rooftop systems and ground-mounted systems. 

The total project is to be multi-phased with the first phase exploring...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: September 5, 2018

Reminder: Energy Expo on Saturday 9/29

Energy Expo Flyer

You are invited to attend the Mascoma Valley Energy and Sustainability Expo being held on Saturday, September 29th, 2018 from 10:00AM to 3:00PM at Mascoma Valley High School on 27 Royal Rd. in Canaan, NH. 

This Expo is brought to...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: September 10, 2018

Business Energy Innovation Conference

Business Energy Innovation Conference flyer

On Thursday, September 27th from 8:30am to 1:00pm, the Lebanon Energy Advisory Committee and the Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce will be co-sponsoring a conference at the Fireside Inn and Suites, 25 Airport Road, West Lebanon, NH, designed to help busine...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: August 20, 2018

Addressing the Energy Burden in Lebanon

Energy Burden Volunteer Advocate Training Information

Lebanon’s Human Services Director and Energy and Facilities Manager have been working with other organizations in the region to help residents who are struggling with the cost of energy, aka the ‘energy burden.’

Support is available, but residents often ha...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: August 1, 2018

Lebanon Solar Subcommittee

Lebanon Solar Subcommittee Logo

The Lebanon Energy Advisory Committee (LEAC) has recently established a Solar Subcommittee to review the potential for solar power on City-owned property. Over 30 different sites are being explored with total power production of 5 to 10 megawatts. The int...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: June 21, 2018

City Explores New Electricity Program

light bulbs all darkened except for one with words Energy Savings

The City of Lebanon has just contracted with a new electricity supplier to provide power to the municipality based on Real-Time Pricing. Freedom Energy Logistics of Auburn, NH and South Jersey Energy Company will be our new suppliers. This will be effecti...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: April 25, 2018

Police Station to Undergo Energy Audit

photo of police department with energy audit graph overlay

Lebanon's police station on Poverty Lane will receive the first energy audit of the year. A major component of the audit is to look at the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning systems and make recommendations for improvement or replacement. We will a...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: April 4, 2018

The Future of Energy - Dartmouth Lecture

The Future of Energy - Dartmouth Lecture on CATV

The future of electricity production and distribution is a topic that is consistently growing and ever-evolving. Mary Powell, CEO of Green Mountain Power, and Dr. Elizabeth Wilson of Dartmouth College, two pioneering women in the field of energy gave a le...

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View the lecture on CATV. Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Weatherize Off to a Great Start

Local residents participating in Weatherize program at Kilton Library

Over 70 people crowded into the Kilton Library last week to learn about Weatherize Upper Valley, a program for Lebanon residents offering $100 home energy audits, fixed pricing for energy saving upgrades (typically insulation and air sealing), support, an...

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Energy & Sustainability
Posted on: January 30, 2018

Recycling Saves More than Ca$h

Recycling saves more than cash infographic

Very often we talk about the financial benefits of recycling our waste. It is true that recycling does cost less than disposal. For example, recycling efforts in 2017 avoided disposal charges of approximately $170,000 and the sale of recyclables generated...

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View our Recycling Saves 2017 Infographic Energy & Sustainability