A WHITE PAPER ON ACT 145 (H.626) From Under the Golden Dome

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A WHITE PAPER ON THE SENATE AND HOUSE AGRICULTURE COMMITTEES HOUSEKEEPING BILLS

A WHITE PAPER ON THE SENATE AND HOUSE AGRICULTURE COMMITTEES HOUSEKEEPING BILLS Every year, the Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets reviews legislation previously passed and requests changes from the two Agriculture Committees to either update or clarify existing statute. These are known as the “housekeeping” bills and are often used to attach some language which

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Act 146. Act 146 changes Vermont’s Use Value Appraisal (UVA)

As you may know, the Governor signed H.697 into law – now Act 146. Act 146 changes Vermont’s Use Value Appraisal (UVA) Program by adding a subcategory to Managed Forestland called ‘Reserve Forestland.’ Appropriately, folks have questions. I’m writing to provide an overview of the law to help you respond to questions from landowners, understand the timeline and

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Carbon Glossary of Terms

ADDITIONALITY To avoid giving credits to projects that would have happened anyway, rules have been specified to ensure additionality of the project i.e. to ensure the project reduces emissions more than would have occurred in the absence of the project. A project is additional if its proponents can document that realistic alternative scenarios to the

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Carbon FAQs

What to consider when choosing a carbon program Carbon projects are now accessible to small landowners in Vermont and neighboring states. As more options become available, it is important for both landowners and their foresters to explore the array of opportunities, including commitment, pricing, and quality associated with each project and developer. Additionally, compatibility with

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