Friday, June 10, 2005

The Next Steps

The Next Steps…
By all accounts the Commons Co-op had a very successful year. We lowered our energy consumption, started to change the culture of the school, and created an innovative carbon sequestration project. Our goal is to expand the impact of the project, by looking for business and organizations to collaborate with on…

  1. Ecological Accounting. Helping organizations figure out their CO2 impact and working with us to lower their electricity consumption.
  2. Ecological Restoration. Using the CO2 Sequestration Project to help in ecological restoration projects in New England and around the world.

So far we have had several interesting conversations with local businesses in having join us in the Commons Co-op. If your interested in working with the group e-mail me at or call (802) 865-8084 ext 13. We would love to work with you.

Friday, June 03, 2005

Article in the Burlington Free Press

The Burlington Free Press published a report on the Commons Co-op Project. It was a good article and great publicity for the school and the project. Many thanks to the Free Press for covering this story