Gov. Scott applauds fish hatchery system
Saturday, September 23, 2017, 00:20 (GMT + 9)
At a recent press conference, Gov. Phil Scott recognized a series of staff-led energy efficiency projects across Vermont's fish hatchery system, which will generate at least USD 1.4 million in energy savings and substantially reduce the hatcheries' carbon footprint for years to come.
Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department employees, with support from the Department of Buildings and General Services' State Resource Management Revolving Fund, have led the way on several energy efficiency projects that will reduce energy usage, produce green energy, save money and decrease greenhouse gas emissions at Vermont's fish hatcheries.
"This is a tremendous example of staff leadership and cross-agency coordination to improve efficiency in state government in a way that saves money and supports our environment, and I commend the team for developing these projects and implement... FULL STORY