Local Energy Leadership Meets Legislative Leadership
Last week, the House and Senate Natural Resources and Energy Committees hosted the first-ever special joint legislative hearing specifically to hear from town energy committee leaders across Vermont. About 30 town energy committees testified, artfully articulating the benefits of programs they’ve already undertaken and the potential power of new policies to meet Vermont’s energy efficiency and renewable energy goals. The goal? Deepen the dialogue between the grassroots and state policy making to promote the best, most ambitious strategies. Check out what energy committee leaders had to say to that end here…
Click here to listen to the audio recording from the February 2 Joint Legislative Committee Hearing on Energy
Click here to check out a video from House Natural Resources and Energy Committee Chairman Tony Klein, who describes his perspective on why grassroots efforts on energy matter.
Click below to read some of the testimony provided by energy committee leaders on Feb. 2.
Click below to view video some of the testimony provided by energy committee leaders and legislators on Feb. 2