Tag Archives: heat wave

State News
July 18, 2018

Stored energy saved money, carbon during heat wave

The heat wave is over, the numbers are in. Green Mountain Power’s innovative network of Tesla Powerwall batteries in homes and solar installations leveraged stored energy to accomplish the equivalent of taking 5,000 homes off the grid, creating savings for customers that could reach $500,000.

Local News
July 5, 2018

Extreme heat advisory in effect until 8 p.m. Thursday

Staff report

An extreme heat wave impacting all of Vermont is expected to break 8 p.m. Thursday.

The National Weather Service in Burlington said temperatures peaked at 102 degrees, with the warmest weather between noon and 6 p.m. Thursday.

The break in temperatures, with cooler…