Catalysts of the Climate Economy Summit – 2017

Over 500 entrepreneurs, investors, and thought leaders attended the cc:econ Catalysts of the Climate Economy Summit – a 3-day national innovation summit in Burlington, Vermont to gear up for the next stage of economic development and prosperity in a low-carbon future and accelerate progress toward the significant economic opportunities associated with solving the unprecedented challenges…

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Empower Pownal Report – 2017

Pownal was the first community to participate in VCRD's Climate Economy Model Community Program (CEMCP), named Empower Pownal. CEMCP is community-driven process with local leaders, VCRD, Green Mountain Power, and Efficiency Vermont to cultivate economic development, innovation, and affordability in the face of climate change. Read the Empower Pownal Report and Action Plan. Through the…

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Lyndon Community Visit Report – 2017

We completed our 3-month Community Visit process in Lyndon. Community members identified 4 priority areas for future action: Support business growth and economic development Establish a unified recreation program and build a Lyndon community and recreation center Build a formal school, college, and community partnership Revitalize downtown businesses and storefronts. Read the Report and Action…

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