What is Your Carbon Footprint?

By Sally Miller Calculating your climate footprint helps you understand your impact on climate change. A carbon footprint is the total amount of greenhouse gas emissions that come from the...

16th Mar 2018
Brent Mellen from Building Energy meets with Pomfret homeowner Vern Clifford during his home energy visit.

Last Chance for Weatherize Woodstock Pomfret Bridgewater

By Sally Miller There has been a lot of excitement in the community about Weatherize Upper Valley. The extreme cold temperatures this winter have really motivated people to explore ways...

20th Feb 2018
John Endicott measures a tree to determine the carbon dioxide stored in the tree.

Community-Based Effort to Lower Toxic Levels of CO2

By Dr. Lynn Peterson and Zachariah Ralph Last Saturday about 20 people attended the first of a series of eight monthly presentations and conversations on how we, in our region,...

20th Feb 2018

Five-Town Initiative Aims to Build Regional Resilience

By Ron Miller Although “Woodstock” is part of our name, the mission of Sustainable Woodstock since its founding has been to serve five towns within our regional school district—including also...