What the Consortium partners intend to do is build on the region’s economic strengths (which extend outside of the region into New Hampshire) in the four areas of manufacturing, health care, education, and t […]
Public water supply and treatment are critical needs for any dense level of development. Larger downtowns have both water and sewer, but these systems are not necessarily adequate for the future in terms of […]
The issues of health and society are complex and intertwined. A healthy population is more productive, requires less health care and enjoys life more. So is a society with educated citizens that exercise, and […]
Wildlife is an important part of our natural heritage and of a fully functioning ecosystem. Even though the ECV region is a beautiful place, wildlife habitat is steadily shrinking for many species. Unlike us […]
This issue is focused on one facet of energy, energy use in the built environment – primarily heating, cooling, and lighting. We face considerable challenges if we want to maintain comfortable surroundings that a […]
Efficient transportation systems provide economic opportunities and benefits as well as lessen the impact on the environment. How should transportation dollars be prioritized to maximize economic growth and […]
Climate change is here and we have only just begun to experience the changes to come. Some of these future changes are now inevitable due to the increasing concentrations of gases already trapped in the […]
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