Green Power Partnership
|Town of Woodstock, CT|
|Organization Type||Govt. (Local, Municipal)|
|Percentage Green Power||100.0%|
|Purchasing Third-Party Certified Green Power Product?||Yes|
|Environmental Web Page|
Woodstock currently purchases 100 percent renewable energy through its participation in the CT Clean Energy Communities Program. Woodstock is the only town in the state who currently purchases 100 percent clean, renewable energy. The town's renewable energy certificate (REC) purchase began in 2010 is a five year agreement for wind and hydro. Woodstock also has four 9kW solar installations at all municiple facilities, a 9kW installation at the Town Hall, a 9kW installation at the Highway Garage, a 9kW installation at a Volunteer Fire Station, a 9kW installation at the Elementary School and a 4kW installation at the Middle School. Woodstock has been extremely proactive in renewable energy and has influenced many local residents in purchasing private installations. The town currently pursuing a 1 MW solar installation at the former land-fill.