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The Growing Climate Crisis

A presentation by Dr. Sam Miller Professor of Meteorology at Plymouth State University in the Cheshire Community Room. Hosted by Franklin Pierce University Institute for Climate Action on the FPU campus. Free Food. https://www.facebook.com/events/174194607206847/

Building Operator Certification Class I

The course covers topics such as LED lighting, HVAC operations, indoor air quality, electrical systems, benchmarking energy performance and maximizing NHSaves incentives. An optional BOC I certification exam is also available. Through NHSaves, eligible participants get a 50% tuition award. Course information at LRCC's Energy Training Calendar. Contact LRCC tel. 603-524-3207 or Andy Duncan for registration […]

Radically Rural – Chicago

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy is hosting the 2020 Radically Rural Energy Conference in Chicago, IL. This dynamic one-day event will explore how energy efficiency and clean energy are increasing rural prosperity. Our interactive sessions, plenary panels, and networking breaks will connect you with leaders from utilities, government, industry, nonprofits, financial institutions, and academia. […]

Building Operator Certification – Building Energy Conservation Class

Building Operator Certification courses cover topics such as LED lighting, HVAC operations, indoor air quality, electrical systems, benchmarking energy performance and maximizing NHSaves incentives. An optional BOC I certification exam is also available. Through NHSaves, eligible participants get a 50% tuition award. Course information at LRCC's Energy Training Calendar. Contact LRCC tel. 603-524-3207 or Andy Duncan […]

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Postponed until further Notice – Solarize Monadnock 2020 Solar Fair – Keene, NH

SOLAR FAIR POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO THE SMALL BUT PRESENT RISKS OF COVID-19. PLEASE SIGN UP FOR OUR EMAIL-LIST on the WEBSITE TO RECEIVE NOTIFICATION OF FUTURE EVENT DATES. YOU MAY CONTACT ANY OF THE PARTICIPATING INSTALLERS ABOUT A SITE VISIT TO EVALUATE  POSSIBILITY OF ADDING SOLAR TO YOUR RESIDENT OR BUSINESS. THANK […]

Building Operator Certification – Building Operations & Systems Class

Building Operator Certification courses cover topics such as LED lighting, HVAC operations, indoor air quality, electrical systems, benchmarking energy performance and maximizing NHSaves incentives. An optional BOC I certification exam is also available. Through NHSaves, eligible participants get a 50% tuition award. Course information at LRCC's Energy Training. Contact LRCC tel. 603-524-3207 or Andy Duncan for […]

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Canceled – Button Up Workshop Keene, NH

Free Home Energy Workshop NHSaves Button Up Workshop is a free presentation to help local residents conserve energy & save money on their heating and cooling bills. Learn about saving electricity, insulation & air sealing, energy audit and weatherization programs, rebates on electric and gas appliances, and other incentives from NH's energy utilities. Where? Keene […]

Rindge Chamber Members: Business Webinar Opportunity

On Thursday April 2, 2020 Matt Ward will be hosting a Zoom Conference call for anyone interested. He will be discussing ways for business to succeed during this difficult and unknown time. If you are interested, click the link below and follow the steps to join the conference call. Here Is the appointment link to […]

City of Keene Webinar – 100% Renewable Energy Presentation

From the City's Website The City of Keene invites all residents and interested individuals to participate in a webinar presentation on Thursday, April 2 from 12:00-1:30 pm to learn about strategies and actions the City is considering to help the community achieve its goal to source 100% of all electricity from renewable energy sources by […]

City of Keene Webinar – 100% Renewable Energy Presentation

From the City's Website The City of Keene invites all residents and interested individuals to participate in a webinar presentation on Thursday, April 2 from 12:00-1:30 pm to learn about strategies and actions the City is considering to help the community achieve its goal to source 100% of all electricity from renewable energy sources by […]

NHSaves Button Up Webinar

Tuesday, April 7 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm. The Button Up Workshop is an hour long presentation about improving the energy efficiency of your home. It covers energy savings tips and NH Saves energy efficiency programs. Learn about saving electricity, insulation and air sealing, energy audit and weatheriation programs, rebates on electric & gas appliances, & more! Register here.

Solve Climate by 2030 Webinar Event

Hosted by: Solve Climat by 2030 and Antioch University New England PLEASE REGISTER HERE to watch the webinar live, or if you would like to be e-mailed a link to the recording. For more information please contact chatzell@antioch.edu. Agenda 5:00 - 5:05 pm Welcome to the Power Dialog - Solve Climate by 2030 Eban Goodstein, […]

Virtual Youth Climate Town Hall

The level of global mobilization underway to contain the Covid-19 crisis must also be applied to solving the existential threat of climate change.  Join 603 Forward, Next Gen NH, New Hampshire Young Democrats, Protect Our Winters Action Fund, and the League of Conservation Voters for a virtual town hall to focus on the urgent need for […]

John Kondos at Park Theater

Connect to the Interview here: Monadnock Tonight Our EARTH DAY Edition guests will be... JOHN KONDOS, Board President, Monadnock Sustainability Network John is a founder of the Monadnock Sustainability Network, Home-Efficiency Resources and Solar Source (now part of the Melanson Co.). He started his career in the renewable energy industry in the late 1970s with the […]

New Hampshire Virtual Environmental Trivia Night

Are you missing out on your trivia nights?  Do you want to learn more facts about climate and the environment?  Join the League of Conservation Voters and Rights and Democracy on Tuesday April 21st at 5:30 PM for a Virtual Environmental Trivia Night on Zoom.  There will be two rounds of environmental trivia, teams, break out rooms, and […]

Voices for the Earth Summit

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Earth Day • April 22, 2020 • 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. PT An online gathering of some of the great thinkers of our time to look at how we might come out of this pandemic ready to regenerate our planet and social institutions. Register Here: https://landing.pachamama.org/earth-day Event Details Imagine a new way forward Join […]

Energy Efficiency Can Get Us Halfway to Climate Goals – Webinar

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Energy Efficiency Can Get Us Halfway to Climate Goals Date and time: Wednesday, Apr. 22, 11:00 am ET As we battle the COVID-19 pandemic, the threat of climate change remains and will also demand incredible resolve to address. Energy efficiency is a vital tool for putting people back to work and slashing harmful emissions. On […]

Earth Day Movie Screening – DISRUPTION

Thursday, April 23rd, at 6:00PM. Screening of the movie, DISRUPTION by NextGen NH & 350NH. RSVP Here: https://www.mobilize.us/netgennh/event/267272/ "In the lead up to the largest climate mobilization in history, DISRUPTION weaves together the science, politics and psychology of our collective inaction to address the greatest ecological, social and moral challenge of our time. A who's […]

Uniting from Home: A virtual CCL event with Katherine Hayhoe celebrating Earth Day

Please join Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. Not all of us are able to focus on climate change right now. But for those who can, we’ll hear from climate leaders, learn about quick actions we can take to help climate change, and get trained. You can attend this […]

State Pollinator-Friendly Solar Initiatives

Clean Energy States Alliance Webinar Series Recognizing that solar installations can benefit from pollinator-friendly ground cover, many states have taken action to promote this promising solar PV design and management approach. In this webinar, hosted by the Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA), panelists will discuss states’ pollinator-friendly solar initiatives. Georgena Terry will provide an overview […]

Virtual Documentary Screening: The Need to Grow

Come enjoy this free virtual screening of The Need to Grow; a brilliant award winning documentary highlighting the importance of farmable soil. Kimberly McGlinchey, a local high-school teacher and expert on sustainable agriculture, will be in attendance to answer questions and discuss her efforts to educate our community about this necessity. Hosted by Climate Action […]

100% Clean Energy States and the 100% Clean Energy Collaborative

This Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA) webinar will provide an overview of the goals and activities that 14 states plus the District of Columbia have undertaken to achieve 100% clean electricity. David Hochschild of the California Energy Commission will discuss California’s 100% clean energy goal, how other states could benefit by adopting a similar goal, […]

Decarbonizing Electricity: The Critical Role of Firm Low-Carbon Resources

This webinar, hosted by the Clean Energy States Alliance, will be the first 100% Clean Energy Collaborative webinar highlighting the findings and perspectives of leading analysts states focused on achieving 100% clean energy. Jesse Jenkins, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering and Andlinger Center for Energy & Environment at Princeton University […]

Solar for All: The District of Columbia’s Innovative Strategy for Low-to Moderate-Income Solar

Register for the Webinar Here The District of Columbia’s “Solar for All” program is an initiative with a goal to provide 100,000 low-to-moderate income families, with the benefits of locally generated clean energy. In this webinar, guest speakers from the DC Department of Energy and Environment (DOEE) will present a documentary showcasing the successes and […]

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Decarbonizing the Transportation Sector Webinar

Transportation has surpassed electricity to become the largest source of emissions in the U.S. While recent studies project that electric vehicles will become cheaper than gas and diesel cars in the coming decade, we currently lack the proper charging infrastructure and incentives to accelerate that transition away from the internal combustion engine vehicles. Our current […]

Citizen Climate Lobby – National Virtual Conference

Register for this Conference begins May 13th - https://citizensclimatelobby.org/2020-june-conference/ This is a membership conference - see website for more details. Membership is free.

NH Saves Button Up Workshop – Learn about Weatherizing your Home in Webinar

June 11th from 7:00pm - 8:30pm. NHSaves Virtual Button Up Workshop is a free presentation to help local residents conserve energy and save money on their heating and cooling bills. Learn about saving electricity, insulation and air sealing, energy audit and weatherization programs, rebates on electric & gas appliances, & other incentives from NH energy […]

Real-Life Lesson for Trucking’s Clean Future Webinar

From Greenbiz.com Having flown under the radar for decades, the trucking industry more than proved its value during the COVID-19 crisis as hospital, grocery and e-commerce deliveries became critical. With more attention on the industry and its current practices, we want to focus on its future as well. Trucking is ready for a transition to […]

Nature Based Solutions Digital Dialogues

Despite the challenges of COVID-19, the climate and biodiversity crises are ongoing. Transformative action to address these interrelated crises is needed now more than ever. To this end, on 7-9 July the Nature-based Solutions Initiative will be hosting a virtual event, NbS Digital Dialogues, to discuss key issues around NbS and draw conclusions that can be fed into […]

CENH Policy Update Featuring FERC Net-Metering Petition Discussion

Join Clean Energy NH for our annual Policy Recap webinar! During this free virtual event open to all of our members and supporters, we'll take a deep dive into the 2019-2020 legislative session and discuss the major bills that lived & died as well as an explanation of the impact the coronavirus pandemic had on […]

Member Only CENH Ask Me Anything Webinar

Join Clean Energy NH's staff for the second edition of our popular webinar Ask-Me-Anything: Clean Energy version! This member-exclusive webinar series is a platform for our members to ask questions on their minds in a conversational format with our staff of subject-matter experts. Curious about how the legislative session wrapped-up and what may be coming […]

Moniff International Film Festival Presents: 2040

Virtual

The Moniff Film Festival Presents a free virtual film showing of the film "2040" Join us for the movie "2040" and a panel discussion around clean energy with board members John Kondos and Dori Drachman. More details and to register here.

Radically Rural Remote

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Hosted by the Hannah Grimes Center, the Radically Rural Remote summit is a virtual day-long conference discussing all things rural town development. The MSH is excited to be hosting the Clean Energy Track, featuring discussions with some of our nation’s clean energy experts. Panels will be discussing some of the most innovative solutions to carbon […]

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Energy Month

Virtual

October is Energy Month! To celebrate, MSH wants to share various clean energy and climate-related events happening in the Monadnock Region throughout the month of October. See the list of virtual events below. Visit cleanenergykeene.com for more details.

Virtual Tour of Homes Powered by Solar

The Keene Clean Energy Team invited 16 homeowners to share the stories, frustrations, and triumphs of generating their own energy with solar panels and making their homes more energy-efficient. Their stories, along with photos, drone imagery, and an interactive map comprise a virtual tour of Keene homes powered by the sun. Take the tour HERE

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Keene Community Forum on 100% Renewable Goals

The city of Keene is hosting a community forum with an update on our progress toward our 100% renewable energy goal and an opportunity to provide feedback. Attendees will choose from three break-out sessions. Each session will do a deep dive into one of three priority actions: Community Power, Home Energy Labeling/Benchmarking, and Electrification of […]

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Summit a Public Comment in Support of NH Emission Targets

Submitting a quick digital comment can make a difference in how New Hampshire chooses to proceed with addressing greenhouse gas emissions! The New Hampshire Emission Commission—an ad hoc commission working toward identifying science-based emission reduction goals for New Hampshire—is nearing a conclusion of it’s work and will soon be writing a report either supporting or not […]

Local Energy Solutions Conference

Clean Energy New Hampshire is hosting New Hampshire’s premier conference for clean energy. This two day event will discuss " renewable energy technology & policy, energy efficiency & net-zero, project management, siting, & financing, group net metering & community power, electric vehicles & beneficial electrification, community planning, cleantech, & more!". REGISTER HERE Cost ranges from […]

Community Supported Solar Informational Zoom Meeting

The Cheshire County Conservation District is in the process of constructing a Community Supported Solar array at Sun Moon Farm in Rindge, NH. They are now taking requests from farms who would like to purchase shares in this net metered project! There are currently 18 shares available for purchase on a first come, first served […]

Group Net Metering Updates: An Overview of What You Need to Know

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Clean Energy New Hampshire is hosting a webinar all about group net metering. "Group net metering (GNM) is a popular mechanism for "sharing" renewable energy generation in the Granite State. Although similar to "virtual net metering" in other states, there are key new aspects of this program that are important to know and understand before […]

The Climate Solution that Pays Families: A Local Conversation on A National Policy

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What if there was a way to stop climate change while boosting the economy AND putting money in your pocket? It’s called the carbon cash-back solution, and with your help, it could become a reality. Join the Keene Clean Energy Team & the Monadnock Sustainability Hub for a free virtual event on Jan. 12th, featuring […]

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Clean Energy Jobs Forum: Insights from Young Professionals to Students & New Grads

Clean energy is a rapidly growing industry across the nation and the world as businesses, governments, and individuals take action to strengthen sustainability, increase energy independence, and reduce harmful pollution. This diverse and exciting industry poses unique opportunities for young professionals. Join the Clean Energy Jobs forum to learn from fellow young professionals about different […]

Heat Pumps 101: How They Work & How They Can Be Used

Virtual

Clean Energy New Hampshire will be hosting a free webinar on the basics of heat pumps. It will cover topics related to how heat pumps operate, their inner workings, and how these systems can be used in home and commercial settings. This is a great opportunity to learn more about a new technology, and to […]

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New Hampshire Solve Climate by 2030: Green Recovery, Climate Solutions, and a Just Transition

Virtual

Join Antioch University New England’s Alliance for Youth Climate Leadership for a state-wide virtual teach-in on ambitious, but achievable New Hampshire-specific solutions to climate change. Hear from a panel of experts and participate in a discussion on steps you can take to solve climate by 2030. You can find more information here and contact aycl@antioch.edu […]

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Clean Energy Communities Panel

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Working Towards 100% Renewable Energy in Peterborough: Keene and Hanover share their roadmaps to a clean energy transition. Achieving town-wide 100% renewable electricity by 2030 and 100% renewable heat and transportation by 2050 is an ambitious goal ... but Peterborough is not alone. Many towns and cities across the nation have adopted this goal, including […]

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Earth Day Film Festival

Virtual

Monadnock International Film Festival, Monadnock Food Co-op, and Feast On This! Film Festival invite you to this virtual community Earth Day Film Festival, April 22-24, 2021. This online event will feature films and panel discussions to celebrate and cultivate a more resilient world. REGISTER HERE Here's a sneak peek at some of the films that will […]

Home Energy Workshop – NH Save Virtual Button Up Workshop

Virtual

The NHSaves Button Up Workshop is a free presentation specially designed for local residents who would like to conserve energy and save money on their heating and cooling bills. The workshop is hosted by the Keene Energy and Climate Committee, the Keene Clean Energy Team, and the Monadnock Sustainability Hub and it is sponsored by NHSaves and coordinated statewide by the Plymouth […]

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Pioneering Smart Large-Scale Solar in NH

Join Clean Energy New Hampshire for this special event! Solar development isn’t new to New England, but the recent solar boom in Maine has garnered significant attention both for the speed at which projects were queued up and the interest across the border as to whether NH could soon witness the same economic and environmental […]

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Elena Cahill presents “Power Economics” – Zoom Event

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Join the Keene Toadstool Bookshop in welcoming Elena Cahill in an online Zoom event where she will be presenting her book Power Economics: An Executive's Guide to Energy Efficiency, Conservation, and Generation Strategies. Elena Cahill is an attorney, educator, business executive, investor, and entrepreneur. She is a respected thought leader and energy industry consultant with […]

Radically Rural Summit 2021

September 22nd - 23rd This September, join Radically Rural for their 2021 conference, which will feature a track all about clean energy! In this track, Radically Rural seeks to provide solutions, guidelines and models for community leaders, groups and individuals to promote clean energy as a means to combat the climate crisis. In addition to […]

Real-world Reasons to Drive Electric: A Q&A with EV Owners

There’s a lot of buzz around Electric Vehicles (EV). Automakers are announcing exciting new models, including electric SUVs and pickup trucks, and significant investments are taking place that will help enable EV travel across NH and throughout the region. There are many reasons to drive electric – join us to hear from your friends and […]

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Tools for Developing Shovel-Ready Electric Vehicle Charging Station Projects

Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations have the potential to generate new economic benefits and engagement opportunities with consumers, visitors and the workforce. Join us for a webinar geared for New Hampshire businesses, destinations, towns and cities. If you are interested in becoming an EV charging station site host, you are likely wondering how to go […]

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Webinar: Building a Better Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow

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Thursday October 7th • 6:30-8:00pm Join Greenerborough to learn how individuals, businesses and communities in southwestern NH are taking steps to ensure a more resilient future by employing a variety of sustainable practices in sourcing energy, creating infrastructure and building/remodeling housing. REGISTER HERE

Local Energy Solutions Conference, 2021 – Energy Systems of Our Future

  Friday October 8th, 2021 at the Grappone Center in Concord, NH The Local Energy Solutions Conference is the event of the year for local energy champions, policymakers, municipal officials, town staff, regulators, and industry representatives.  This year, session topics for the conference include: Community Power, Grid of the Future, Next Generation Efficiency Regulation Design, […]

Self Guided Solar Tour with Clean Energy Keene

The Keene Clean Energy Team has put together a self-guided walking tour from Oct. 18th - 23rd with yard signs highlighting 30+ buildings powered by the sun, along with a companion virtual tour featuring stories, aerial photos, advice, and more.   Learn more & take the tour here

Webinar: Save Energy and Invest in Your Business’s Future

Virtual

Saving energy and switching to clean energy sources can save your business money and make it more resilient by reducing energy costs and shielding against rising energy costs. Hear success stories from small businesses like yours that have completed energy efficiency projects. And learn how the NH Community Development Finance Authority (CDFA) and the NH […]

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En-ROADS Climate Solutions Workshop – Hosted by the Monadnock Food Co-Op

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What actions are most effective at mitigating climate change? Find out at our upcoming Climate Solutions Workshop! In collaboration with the Monadnock Food Co-Op, MSH will be presenting a virtual Climate Solutions Workshop. In this workshop, participants will explore the impact of various climate actions—from energy efficiency, to carbon pricing, to renewables—on global temperature change. […]

Solar Development Workshop

Virtual

On Tuesday, November 9th, at 1:00 p.m. the NH Municipal Association, in collaboration with the NH Association of Counties, will host a webinar on solar development and how to implement a solar project at the local level. Subject experts Amy Manzellli, Esq. of BCM Environmental & Land Law along with Maureen Callahan and Steve Birndorf of USource […]

En-ROADS Climate Solutions Workshop

Virtual

RSVP HERE! Explore solutions to avoiding rising temperatures with the EN-ROADS simulator from MIT. Most of us, along with the vast majority of world scientists know that the climate is threatened by greenhouse gases put into the air by human activity. We know there are a lot of potential actions that might be taken to […]

Unwrap the Future: Practical Advice to Reduce Plastic Pollution in our Communities

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Unwrap the Future: Practical Advice to Reduce Plastic Pollution in our Communities |A Panel Discussion to Launch the Ten Towns ● Ten Actions Toolkit Sponsored by New Hampshire NETWORK: Environment, Energy, Climate With help from League of Conservation Voters and Community Action Works Monday, February 7th 6:30 - 8 pm (Virtual Event) | SIGN UP […]

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Clean Energy Action in the Monadnock Region

Virtual

Co-sponsored by the Harris Center for Conservation Education and the Monadnock Sustainability Hub. Calling all New Hampshire-based climate advocates and energy enthusiasts! Join the Monadnock Sustainability Hub (MSH), a local non-profit focused on strengthening the sustainability and resilience of the Monadnock Region, to discover local climate action initiatives. Learn about community-driven clean energy and sustainability programs taking […]

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Building Community Around Climate Action | Community Clean Energy Solutions

Virtual

Co-sponsored by the Harris Center for Conservation Education and the Monadnock Sustainability Hub. This class will feature a panel representing 3 programs: Ready for 100 campaign, Solarize Monadnock campaign, and Community Solar. It will discuss several ways to engage community and make tangible gains in local renewables. Course information: The Climate Crisis is  humankind’s greatest […]

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Building Community Around Climate Action |Electrify Our Transportation

Virtual

Co-sponsored by the Harris Center for Conservation Education and the Monadnock Sustainability Hub. This class will feature: Global & US EV markets & trends, highlighting selected cars & trucks available and coming, exciting opportunities such as vehicle to grid (V2G) and E school buses. EV owners  Panel - Featuring different cars w/ each owner highlighting why bought it, […]

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Building Community Around Climate Action | Community Power

Virtual

Co-sponsored by the Harris Center for Conservation Education and the Monadnock Sustainability Hub. Discover how your town can take control of its electricity supply, save money, and increase its consumption of renewable energy! Community Power is a new New Hampshire program that allows local governments to buy electricity for all of their residents and small businesses at wholesale […]

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Building Community Around Climate Action | En-ROADS Climate Change Solutions Workshops

Virtual

Co-sponsored by the Harris Center for Conservation Education and the Monadnock Sustainability Hub. The En-ROADS climate solutions simulator enables citizens and policy makers to evaluate various solutions to determine their effect on the temperature rise at the end of this century. The latest update allows for exploring numerous climate change impacts in greater detail such as the impacts […]

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Button-Up Weatherization Workshop

Button up your home, not your coat! Come join the Keene Clean Energy Team, ButtonUp Vermont, the City of Keene, and the Monadnock Sustainability Hub on May 25th from 6-7:30 PM at the Keene Parks and Recreation Center for this free home energy workshop! Presenter Bob Eldredge, BPI certified energy auditor, will reach us now […]

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Monadnock Community Power Roundtable

Keene Public Library Heberton Hall 60 Winter Street, Keene

Join the Monadnock Sustainability Hub and the Southwest Region Planning Commission in celebrating the Monadnock towns that passed their Community Power plans and in supporting towns that are in the process of creating theirs! During the Community Power Roundtable, we will hear insights, ask each other questions, and create a stronger network of Community Power […]

Winchester Unveils Wastewater Treatment Plant Solar Array

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The town of Winchester installed their first solar array at the Winchester Wastewater Treatment Plant. The 297-kilowatt array — installed by Brentwood-based ReVision Energy — is estimated to produce nearly 390,000 kilowatt-hours of solar electricity annually, according to a news release from ReVision Energy. Winchester is celebrating the new installation at a ribbon cutting Monday […]

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Networking for a Sustainable NH: What We Can Do Together

Virtual

The event is sponsored by NH Network: Environment, Energy, Climate In New Hampshire, 18 months ago during the COVID lockdown, a group of concerned citizens from across the state Zoomed together to share information about how NH was preparing for climate change (or not).  That group, NH Network: Environment, Energy, Climate is exploring ways to move the […]

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Clean Energy Track

Wed-Thurs  September 21-22: Radically Rural includes a Clean Energy track with intriguing presentations and panels over both days.  You can register for either in-person attendance in Keene or virtual attendance at a lower rate.

Drive Electric Expo – Franklin Pierce University

Franklin Pierce University 40 University Drive, Rindge

Come out for a day of Learning and Fun about Electric Vehicles and Exciting Plans that you can take part in for the Monadnock Region!  Check out electric vehicles (EVs), talk to EV owners, take a test drive!

Button Up Workshop

Sullivan Town Hall 452 Center Street, Sullivan, NH

This presentation by NHSaves energy professionals, covers home energy efficiency and weatherization, plus includes information on energy audits and potential matching funds for completion of air-sealing, insulation, and energy-efficiency appliances. In person or virtual via Zoom. Register by emailing bcummings708@gmail.com or call Wendy at 603-847-9621.

Button Up Workshop

Keene Recreation Center 312 Washington Street, Keene, NH

This presentation by NHSaves energy professionals, covers home energy efficiency and weatherization, plus includes information on energy audits and potential matching funds for completion of air-sealing, insulation, and energy-efficiency appliances.  ButtonUp home weatherization workshop, sponsored by Clean Energy Team.  

Local Energy Solutions Conference, Doubletree Center in Manchester

Doubletree Center in Manchester 700 Elm Street, Manchester, NH

Friday, October 14, all-day Local Energy Solutions Conference, Doubletree Center in Manchester. The annual event hosted by Clean Energy NH in partnership with the LES Workgroup features presentations by industry leaders, panel discussions on the Granite State’s most pressing topics, and demonstrations of new clean energy technologies. Early Bird registration through Sept 9.

Keene Energy Week Expo

Railroad Square Main Street, Keene, NH

Join others to learn about what is being done locally and ways you can help the City and the region move toward a clean energy future. Solar Tour organized by the Clean Energy Team: a bike or walking tour of central Keene solar installations available as a virtual tour at your convenience. Solar tour information […]

Keene Climate Café

Brewbakers Cafe 48 Emerald Street, Keene, NH

Concerned about the climate crisis? Hopeful? Overwhelmed? Want to help but not sure how? A Climate Cafe is an open, inclusive, nonjudgmental space for connecting about climate change,  sharing experiences, speaking from the heart, and seeing what ideas emerge. Climate Cafe models are used all over the world: come be a part of the first […]

Why are NH’s Electric Bills So High? (…and what can we do about it?)

Virtual

Soaring energy bills are top-of-mind in New Hampshire these days. Can we blame them all on the war in Ukraine, or are they a result of policy action and inaction over a number of years? Two experts on the NH energy scene discuss how we got here and explore ways to remedy the situation. WHO […]

Get Going with Green Energy

Cheshire County Delegation Hall 12 Court Street, Keene, NH

Renewable energy and efficiency measures can help businesses and other organizations save money, make energy costs more predictable, and reduce their carbon footprint all at the same time. Figuring out which approach is best for your organization, however, can be challenging, especially if you’re only beginning to research your options. Join us on October 27th […]

Window-Dressers

Organized by the Keene Energy and Climate Committee with assistance from Habitat for Humanity. This is an energy efficiency initiative bringing volunteers together to build simple interior storm windows, with an emphasis on providing them for low-and-moderate income households. For information or to volunteer: https://windowdressers.org/new-hampshire-massachusetts-community-builds/

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is a great time to support MSH’s collaborative efforts toward a green, clean Monadnock region. Give where you live!

Button-Up Workshop in Keene

Keene Recreation Center 312 Washington Street, Keene, NH

12-7-22 CANCELLED DUE TO PRESENTER ILLNESS - TO BE RESCHEDULED FOR JANUARY OR FEBRUARY - PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR NEW DATE AND TIME Button-Up workshop at the Keene Recreation Center on Weds., December 7th. Keene’s Clean Energy team invites homeowners and landlords from all area towns to learn about rebates and incentives to save money […]

NH Agricultural Policy Forum

Virtual

Topics include 2023 Farm Bill policy priorities, Inflation Reduction Act impact on New England small-scale farms; soil health; farm to school; food access bills coming to the NH legislature, & more. Register now for this free event.

Climate resilience grants for farmers

Virtual

Cheshire County Conservation District (CCCD) offers an informational session for this year's grant program (applications due on February 1st).

The Electric Grid of the Future Needs Transactive Energy

Virtual

Lately we have heard about “smart electric grids,” which balance demand with available power. Transactive Energy can coordinate distributed energy resources, such as solar panels, batteries, and electric vehicles. The utility NH Electric Co-op  provides a speaker and moderator for this webinar from 5:30-7pm. Click here to register.

Jaffrey-Rindge Martin Luther King Day Commemoration

Park Theater, Jaffrey 19 Main St., Jaffrey, NH

Aaron Mair, recent past president of the national Sierra Club, will speak about Environmental Justice at the Park Theater, Jaffrey on Monday, Jan. 16, 5-6pm, with a livestream option. More information may be found in the chamber of commerce newsletter, ( p. 11), or at MLK Celebration Jaffrey Rindge on Facebook.

What to know before Community Power goes live this spring

Community Power is coming to many towns in New Hampshire in April 2023! Energy costs have risen, and New Hampshire utility customers are paying the price. Everyone wants access to clean power with lower bills. Community Power can do this for you and more utility customers! This event is both in-person in Derry and accessible […]

Free Home Energy Savings Workshop for Homeowners

Keene Recreation Center 312 Washington Street, Keene, NH

Learn about money-saving tips and tricks, rebates and other incentives, to make your home more comfortable and energy-efficient! Presented by certified energy auditor Bob Eldredge, courtesy of NH Saves and Keene Clean Energy in partnership with the Monadnock Sustainability Hub. (This event has been RESCHEDULED from January 25th, due to the forecast for that day.) […]