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Environmental Judge Orders Vermont to Act on Stormwater

Environmental Judge Orders Vermont to Act on Stormwater

MONTPELIER, Vermont, February 23, 2009 (ENS) – For the second time in seven months, the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources has been handed a court order to implement stormwater regulations that will protect water quality in five Chittenden County brooks. Environmental Court Judge Thomas Durkin last week reaffirmed his August 2008 order to the state…

Vermont Streamlines Hydropower Permitting Process

Vermont Streamlines Hydropower Permitting Process

WATERBURY, Vermont, January 14, 2008 (ENS) – The Vermont Agency of Natural Resources is seeking to increase renewable energy in the state by jumpstarting small hydro projects. The agency now is working more closely with developers so they understand the feasibility of their sites and the permits that will be required to enable their projects.…