The Northwest Hills Council of Governments

September 29th Focus Group on CLIMATE & ENERGY

Thursday, Sept. 29th at 6:30pm is our next 5th Thursday session for land use commissions. This will also be a focus group session for our Regional Plan of Conservation & Development on “Renewable Energy and Climate Change Adaptation in Northwest Connecticut”. Are you a planning, zoning, or conservation commission member? local energy task force member? Please join us.

Thursday, September 29th • 6:30-8pm NHCOG office: 59 Torrington Road, Goshen

Panelists will include:

  • Lynn Stoddard, Institute for Sustainable Energy, Eastern Connecticut State University
  • Joseph MacDougald, Executive Director, Center for Energy and Environmental Law, UCONN (invited)
  • Michael Criss, Harwinton’s First Selectman will talk about Solarize Harwinton

Provide your input on:

  • the strategies our towns and NHCOG should purse to reduce energy consumption, promote renewable energy, and adapt to climate change. These will be included in our new Regional Plan of Conservation & Development.

Planning to come?! RSVP TODAY!