Killington turns to manure power
The largest ski and snowboard destination in the east just added another superlative: This winter Killington will become the first ski resort ever to use Cow Power to run a gondola. A recently announced deal with Green Mountain Power (GMP) of Vermont connects Killington's K-1 Express Gondola directly to electricity generated by cows on area farms -- a renewable form of energy that many mountain-goers haven't heard of yet.
"For the resort, it's simple," says Sarah Thorson, ...
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