Category Archives: Energy

Retired and Don’t Think You can Afford Solar? Think Again 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 … Read More

Join members of the League of Women Voters of Newton (LWVN) on Thursday, November 15 from 8-9:30am at the Durant-Kenrick House (286 Waverley Ave, Newton) to hear about Newton’s new electricity aggregation program and the impact it will have on our community’s … Read More

Solar Story: Good Day Sunshine By Ellie Goldberg Advocate for healthy children, safe schools and sustainable communities. (www.healthy-kids.info) October 5, 2018 Wondering about installing a solar system? I’ve interviewed local homeowners to learn how and why they decided to go solar, … Read More

Going Solar: Plug and Play By Ellie Goldberg Advocate for healthy children, safe schools and sustainable communities. www.healthy-kids.info Oct 5, 2018 Wondering about installing a solar system? I’ve interviewed local homeowners to learn how and why they decided to go solar, … Read More

The following post appeared on the WGBH website on September 24, 2018. https://www.wgbh.org/news/local-news/2018/09/24/for-environmentalists-fighting-natural-gas-safety-issue-comes-to-the-forefront   While the gas fires and explosions earlier this month were a shock to residents of the Merrimack Valley, not everyone was surprised. Activists who’ve been lobbying … Read More

On Saturday, September 15 at 11am at the Brattle Theatre (40 Brattle St., Cambridge), Green Newton is co-sponsoring the Boston premiere of Power Struggle, a ground-breaking documentary on the fight to shut down Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant. Come learn … Read More