The “energy district,” as it’s called, consists of the towns of Barnard, Bradford, Norwich, Sharon, Strafford, Thetford and Woodstock.
Solar panels and buttoning up your house are obvious climate solutions. But how many of us consider the consequences of driving and what we can do about it?
We have a Climate Action Plan that lays out key strategies for creating healthier, more equitable and more resilient communities. The solutions identified here will be essential to keep our state on track.
A more desirable approach would be to forget about battery-powered electric vehicles altogether, and push for hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles.
No mention, anywhere in the plan, of light-duty hydrogen vehicles — FCEVs. More than 12,000 FCEVs have already been sold and are operating in California.
‘The goal, as presently articulated, leaves little room for economic development in the rural parts of Vermont, where such activity is desperately needed.’
All that high-flying language, all that ink and blood spilt for a new law that effectively boils down to a renewed commitment to the status quo.