Wrestling with an Environmentalist’s Dilemma

We at Sustainable Woodstock are wrestling with an environmentalist’s dilemma. On one hand, being intensely concerned about the worsening consequences of climate change, we actively encourage the development of renewable...

A Carbon Pollution Tax Could Have Many Benefits

Energy Independent Vermont is a growing coalition of environmental organizations and businesses trying to build support for a “carbon pollution tax” as a means of reducing consumption of fossil fuels....

04th Apr 2015

Sustainability Starts With a Sense of Place

One primary goal of activists working for long-term resilience, including those of us in Sustainable Woodstock, is to strengthen local residents’ sense of belonging to a thriving, inclusive community. We...

03rd Apr 2015

Youth Summit Highlights Young People’s Community Involvement

On March 21 (2015),  24 adults and 19 students from several schools in the area convened at the Woodstock Inn for the second annual Youth Summit. Sustainable Woodstock was represented...