Category Archives: Live Greener

Come to the next set of Green Action Team Meetings and find out what you can do about the climate crisis. Get support from like-minded individuals and share your experiences.  You are welcome to attend all the groups that are … Read More

Transportation is the leading cause of GreenHouse Gases in Massachusetts. The majority of emissions come from personal cars and trucks. Recently GreenNewton adopted four principles to lower transportation’s Greenhouse Gas emissions. Here are some thoughts on how these principles can … Read More

Transportation is the biggest greenhouse gas emitter in Newton and around the world. Buying an all-electric personal vehicle (EV) is a relatively easy and effective way to reduce your transportation emissions and to help Newton achieve its climate goals of … Read More

If you were unable to attend Green Newton’s Open Meeting at City Hall in November, you are still welcome to participate in our activities. Around 80 like-minded attendees gathered together at our first meeting to make a commitment to do … Read More

As of September, more than 1,700 residents have chosen to opt up to 100% renewable electricity on their electricity accounts (from the current default of 60%). To join your neighbors in “Opting Up” please find your Eversource account number, then … Read More

Green Newton assists residents in increasing home energy efficiency and saving on utility bills through our partnership with Homeworks, a Mass Save partner and the largest Home Performance Contractor in Massachusetts. Starting with energy assessments (at no cost), you can ensure that … Read More