The project will turn cow manure and food waste into renewable natural gas for use by Middlebury College.
“Geography is about the relationship between humans and the environment,” says Middlebury College fellow Carolyn Finney.
The Vermont Energy Education Program is helping teachers keep students engaged with clean energy curriculum.
Supporters think the state’s forests have an important role to play in transitioning from fossil fuel heating sources.
It’s unclear if falling gas prices will make the agreement an easier political sell since unemployment is also surging.