Resilience and Energy Committee

The Resilience and Energy Committee advises the Town Council on short and long-term strategies to:

  • Promote energy efficiency
  • Create savings and reduce the environmental impact of Town energy usage through conservation and the use of sustainable energy resources
  • Provide education outreach and assistance to the citizens of Barrington in attaining these objectives

Learn more about energy resources.

Regular Meetings

Meeting agendas and minutes can be found on the Secretary of State’s website


  • Magnus Thorsson, Chair
  • David N. Beal, Full Member
  • Lynne M. Carter, PhD, Full Member
  • Michael Kadish, Full Member
  • Charles Paul, Full Member
  • Hans Scholl, Full Member
  • Rickie Sonpal, Full Member
  • Eric Wiesner, Full Member
  • Mike Smith, Full Member
  • VACANCY, 1st Alternate
  • Michael Carroll, Town Council Liaison


  1. Hazard Mitigation and Flood Management Plan, 2022
  2. Article:  [Lynne Carter]
  3. Article:  Cyanobacteria in Brickyard Pond: Is it safe?
  4. Article: [Magnus Thorssen]
  5. Strategic Energy Plan, 2011
  6. Energy Resources