We recycle plastic, paper, metal and glass, why not books too? A fun and easy way to reduce your consumption of new materials! Read the Q & A below to find out why Gold Rush Bookstore has joined over 30 businesses and organizations in supporting the West Kootenays to transition onto 100% renewable energy by 2050.

Q. Why did you sign on to support 100% renewable energy?
A. In support of local community sustainability.

Q. What are you already doing or planning on doing to make your business more energy efficient and/or transition to renewable energy?
A. We compost, recycle, ‘readcycle’ — accept used books, sell local & eco-friendly products, sell some organic tea.

Q. What kind of personal legacy do you want to leave behind in your community?
A. Gold Rush Bookstore is a community based bookstore and supporter of local artisans and authors.

You can show your support for 100% renewable energy by visiting Gold Rush Bookstore.