VT Community Climate Change Grants

The Vermont Community Climate Change grant program supports projects that increase energy efficiency, achieve measurable reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, and increase ue of clean, renewable resources. Municipalities and non-profit organizations are eligible applicants. Grant awards require a 10% match, are maxed at $12,000 per project, and $360,000 is available statewide for this round. The application deadline is April 1, 2009. Each applicant is eligible for only one grant award per year, and grants are awarded on a competitive basis. For more information and the eligibility criteria, go to www.anr.state.vt.us/air/Planning/htm/ClimateChange.htm.