Latest Vermont Energy Investment Corporation Stories

2010-06-30 12:43:00

PORTLAND, Ore., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, nearly $6.5 billion has been granted to states and communities across the U.S. for energy efficiency programs under the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grants (EECBG), State Energy Program (SEP), and Retrofit Ramp-Up Initiative. The ARRA SEP and EECBG Technical Assistance Program has been developed to provide state and local officials access to a network of financial and technical...

2010-03-26 16:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Fox Energy Specialists, a division of The Nelrod Company, is pleased to announce that it was recently recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with a 2010 ENERGY STAR Leadership in Housing Award. This award recognizes the important contribution Fox Energy Specialists made to energy-efficient construction and environmental protection by verifying more than 2800 ENERGY STAR qualified homes last year. Collectively, these homes...

2009-04-02 10:55:00

United States Department of Energy and EPA Honor Firm for Efforts in Energy Savings DALLAS, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy Education, the nation's leader and pioneer of people-driven energy conservation and efficiency programs, has been presented with the distinguished ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award for 2009 by the United States Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Agency. The ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award recognizes organizations that have made outstanding...

2008-10-27 18:00:22

CHICAGO, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) (mwalliance.org) today announced the winners of its 2009 Inspiring Efficiency Awards, the organization's 5th annual competition recognizing Midwest leaders who deliver groundbreaking advancements in energy efficiency across five categories: Leadership, Education, Impact, Marketing and Innovation. The five winners will be honored at a special Inspiring Efficiency Awards Dinner and Gala on January 8, 2009, as part of...

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  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
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The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).