The Vermont Soap factory was host to a press conference yesterday for those opposing the fracked gas pipeline that is to be built through Addison County. Larry Plesent, founder and President of Vermont Soap, made it very clear that he believes this is a step backward in Vermont’s progress toward cleaner energy.
“By using nature, we can create a sustainable future, but we have to get cracking. Now’s the time to do it,” said Plesent.
There are over 90 Vermont-based companies that are part of the movement to revoke the certificate of public good granted to Vermont Gas for the pipeline project by the Public Service Board.
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