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Want to know what's happening in social responsibility? VBSR's members are in the news almost every week, and VBSR's own public profile is growing. SR itself is showing up in national and international news more and more. 

Check out some of the articles we've gathered. They provide a good outline of the history of social responsibility, as well as what's happening currently. You can browse through all of the titles, or browse by category. And don't forget to join our mailing list to stay up to date with VBSR happenings!

PLEASE NOTE: News articles posted here express the views of the author of the article, and do not necessarily reflect VBSR's views. The posting of an article does not indicate support of or agreement with the author, the article or the publisher.

Energy Co-op of Vermont to Host Carbon Tax Forum

Sep 29th, 2016VBSR in the News

The Energy Co-op of Vermont, a northern Vermont heating fuel and energy efficiency cooperative that acts in the best interests of its members and the planet by placing efficiency and renewables at the heart of its business - will feature a carbon tax forum at its annual meeting on October 5th.

Green Executive Order is Good for Business and Taxpayers

Jul 20th, 2016VBSR in the News

Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) on Tuesday praised a move by Gov. Peter Shumlin that will level the playing field for green and environmentally-friendly businesses bidding on state contracts.

SunCommon to Host VBSR Networking Get-Together

Jul 19th, 2016VBSR in the News

Vermont’s newest net-positive building is open for business and VBSR members and friends are invited to tour the facility while networking with forward-thinking business leaders.

Public Service Board Chooses Utilities ; Stalls Climate Action and Renewable Energy Progress

Jul 7th, 2016VBSR in the News

Environmental, climate, and sustainable business groups joined together this week to express grave concern over proposed changes to net metering, the program that allows Vermonters to choose renewable energy.

Red Wagon Plants Hosts Networking Night

Jul 5th, 2016VBSR in the News

Guests were treated to an ideal early summer evening when Red Wagon Plants in Hinesburg hosted a Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) networking Get-Together in June.

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