Monthly Archives: February 2017

On February 22, Resolutions submitted by 350 Mass Newton to support state bills on “carbon pricing” and “divesting from fossil fuels from the state pension fund” passed in the Programs and Services Committee of Newton’s City Council. These Resolutions will be voted … Read More

Join the discussion on “The Shape of Rivers” at the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum in Lincoln on Thursday, March 9, at 6:30 pm.  “The Shape of Rivers” will be a dynamic conversation between the artist, Fritz Horstman and MIT geophysicist, Daniel Rothman on … Read More

We invite you to come learn, collaborate, and be inspired at the 30th Annual Local Environmental Action Conference at Northeastern University in Boston. Green Newton members may register at a discounted rate of $25. Click here to register. This conference offers opportunities to connect with other cities/towns to learn what … Read More

Join GN in the Drucker Auditorium at the Newton Free Library on Monday, February 27–from 7-9pm for a screening of the documentary Just Eat It, a documentary film about food waste and food rescue in our society where as much 50 percent of … Read More

Recently, Synapse Energy Economics released a study looking at the need for a new gas pipeline project (Spectra Energy’s Access Northeast pipeline). The study concludes that this project is likely to be twice as expensive as previously proposed ($6b v. $3b), and … Read More