State of Vermont looks to increase use of wood heat [From the web]
MONTPELIER, VT, Sept. 13, 2017 (Rutland Herald) -The state Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation has hired a new wood energy coordinator to help expand the use of wood heating across Vermont.
Emma Hanson will help the department educate Vermonters about wood energy as part of the state’s effort to meet a goal of doubling wood energy’s share of Vermont home heating capacity by 2035.
Currently, about 21 percent of the state’s home heating is from wood. The goal is contained in the state’s Comprehensive Energy Plan.
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