Climate & Community 3/28/24: Neighborly Energy with the Brooklin Climate Response Committee

Host: Brianna Cunliffe
Description: Climate & Community covers the Brooklin Climate Response Committee’s Neighbor-to-Neighbor Home Visit Program, which supports community members in seizing opportunities to decrease their emissions, save money, and improve comfort in their spaces. We speak with Island Institute Fellow Grace Carrier on the challenges and opportunities of climate work that starts right here at home. Learn more about this initiative at
Johannah, Brianna, Tanvi, Gus, Corey, and Beth are the team at A Climate to Thrive, a nonprofit working to build a model of community-driven, solutions-focused climate action. Since its origins around a potluck table as concerned neighbors gathered to take action on climate change, A Climate to Thrive, or ACTT, has been supporting solutions on Mount Desert Island and beyond since 2016. Learn more at