The Wilton Energy Commission, appointed by the Board of Selectmen, was formed in 2007. Its mission is “to promote resource conservation, energy efficiency and explore means to reduce the carbon footprint of the community through the use of renewable energy and other initiatives in public buildings, homes and local businesses.” The commission serves in an advisory role. It also provides education programs to the community on energy related topics.

Members are Bruce Hampson, chair; Debra Thompson-Van, vice chair; Peter Wrampe, vice chair; Walter Kress, Patrice Gillespie, Glenn Hemmerle, Richard Creeth, Gil Bray, Harold Clark and Rob Sanders. Visit or the town website for more information.