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Shumlin: Vt. on track to renewable goals

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Governor Peter Shumlin has released a new report on the favorable health of Vermont's renewable energy sector.

At a press conference Monday, Shumlin said the clean energy industry employs more than 15,000 workers across the state -- an increase of nearly 3.5 percent from last year.
     
Advocates touted the success of subsidies, incentive programs and Vermont's growing solar industry. The Governor says the state is setting a course to receive 90 percent of its energy needs from renewable sources by 2050.

Click here to read the report.

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