Over 420 participants came together on February 22, 2016 for the 2nd Climate Economy Summit: IDEAS to ACTION produced by the Vermont Council on Rural Development. Participants worked to identify strategies to make Vermont a national leader in achieving climate economy business development, innovation, and job creation for the future. Find links to the report, video, photos, and press coverage of the day here: www.vtrural.org/summit16.
The Summit was also the founding point of the Vermont Climate Economy Partnership devoted to collective effort to advancing Vermont’s Climate Economy. Individuals and organizations/businesses are invited to join the Partnership in a united effort to advance Vermont as a national center for innovation, entrepreneurship, and business development in the climate economy. Add your voice, keep informed, and promote innovation and creative climate economy development in Vermont: http://vtrural.org/programs/climate-economy/join-the-partnership.