A Farmer’s Guide to Energy Self Reliance: How to Decrease Energy Consumption and Increase Profits
Vermont Law School: Institute for Energy and the Environment
Ag Energy Solutions
1 September 2008
This quick guide is designed to help farmers understand the opportunities for energy efficiency and energy production that are available to them. It discusses these opportunities in costs and savings and offers resources for further learning. Incentive programs, Renewable Portfolio Standards, Net Metering, and several efficiency programs are discussed throughout the guide.