Category Archives: Live Greener

Through Newton Power Choice, residents and business in Newton will automatically buy renewable electricity to match 60% of their electricity use, which is the highest amount of any community electricity program in Massachusetts. Watch the mail: All Newton electricity customers on … Read More

On Monday, January 14 from 5:30-6:30pm, Students for a Greener World (SGW) will meet  at the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St., Newton) in Meeting Room A.  Middle and high school students are welcome to participate in this Green Newton sponsored group that enjoys organizing … Read More

It is fantastic news that our first Newton Power Choice contract will contain 60% renewable energy from New England-sourced electricity in the standard option. In November, Mayor Fuller negotiated 46% above the state-mandated 14% for 2019, and Green Newton is … Read More

Is Bigger Solar Better? By Ellie Goldberg Advocate for healthy children, safe schools and sustainable communities. (www.healthy-kids.info) Wondering about installing a solar system? I’ve interviewed local homeowners to learn how and why they decided to go solar, how much it really … Read More