“We can connect the dots between events we just lived through and global rise in greenhouse gases concentrations, and we can work together with others around the world to help phase out the pollution that makes future Irenes ever more likely. And, as we rebuild, we can make Vermont a stronger, smarter place, powered by clean energy and ready for the extremes our already destabilized climate will likely send our way.”

Beth Sawin, Hartland, Vermont

Green Mountain Daily covers Beth Sawin’s thoughtful recommendations for decision-making under pressure of time and in the face of loss, suffering, and immediate need.

Vermont has the opportunity to lead the nation — the world, frankly — in progressive climate legislation. Moving Planet Vermont is our opportunity to show our support for a bold vision for a just transition to a sustainable future.