Category Archives: Energy Efficiency

Newton has adopted strong guidelines to help the City build sustainable, energy-efficient municipal facilities. The guidelines apply to every new City construction project, and are written to guide the City’s Designer Selection Committee, the Design Review Committee, Public Buildings staff, … Read More

Visit or call 781-436-2639 to schedule your Home Energy Assessment  or Mass Save Energy Upgrade!   During an assessment, energy-saving products are installed at no cost as needed, such as: ENERGY STAR® LED light bulbs, advanced power strips, low-flow showerheads, faucet aerators, and programmable thermostats or discounted wireless thermostats (installed at a … Read More

Newton Energy $avers, a project of the city and Green Newton, set a goal for 600 homes to have no-cost home energy assessments and for 400 energy upgrades to be completed within a 16-month time frame by Earth Day, 2018.  Qualified residents who have already had … Read More

Green Newton recently asked Newton City Council candidates to answer a set of 15 questions on environmental issues as they relate not only to the day to day operations and decision-making of Newton’s municipal government, but as the components of … Read More