Governor puts off until next week’s budget address revealing plans to deal with budget gap, property taxes and health care reform. Address focuses on Lake Champlain cleanup and renewable energy.
Imagine being able to heat water, buildings and greenhouses using energy captured from compost without buying or burning any fuel.
The “heroes” of the new millennium must clearly grasp the urgency of the climate crisis and be ready to take important steps to address it.
If we are truly concerned with our environmental footprint, then Vermont must pay attention to how our imported power is generated, and conserved.
Whenever anybody criticizes or promotes an energy source (or program), I recommend a simple three word reply: “Compared to what?”
At the same time we are lowering our prices, GMP is also investing in clean, cost-effective energy sources.