Since the Green Communities Act was passed in 2008, 86 communities in the Commonwealth have been officially designated as a Green Community – that means more than 2.7 million Massachusetts residents are living in a municipality that have met five clean energy benchmarks.
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Dan Burgess Clean Energy Fellow, Department of Energy Resources View Dan's Complete Bio Last week, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) reached it's third year anniversary. Since 2009, the Patrick-Murray Administration has prudently invested Massachusetts' federal stimulus funds with thousands of clean energy projects completed as a …Continue Reading ARRA 101: The Recovery Act turns three
Mark Sylvia Commissioner, Department of Energy Resources (DOER) View Mark's Bio This week, President Obama and Governor Patrick both confirmed their visions for our clean energy future. In the State of the Union speech, the President talked about the “promise of clean energy,” and said …Continue Reading A year in review…the clean energy revolution continues
Secretary Richard K. Sullivan Jr. Secretary, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs View Secretary Sullivan's Bio One of the things I’m focused on is reducing energy use at state facilities. By investing in energy efficiency, the Patrick-Murray …Continue Reading Energy efficient lighting project will save $4 million
Dan Burgess Clean Energy Fellow, Department of Energy Resources View Dan’s Complete Bio Are you looking for the latest energy news and updates in Massachusetts? You have come to the right place. The Energy Smarts blog provides an inside look into state energy policies, stories, …Continue Reading Follow Friday: The Energy Edition
Marc Breslow Director of Transportation and Buildings Policy, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs View Marc's Complete Bio With gas prices rising toward $4, it’s time to think again about how to reduce our addiction. We have short memories – it’s less than three …Continue Reading Using less gas – what you can do and what the state plans to do
Rachel Offerdahl Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) View Rachel's Bio Today, we wrap up this series on 96 Ways to Go Green with a final post on green transportation tips. For the rest of the series, scroll down, And congratulations …Continue Reading 96 Ways to Go Green! (Part 10)
Susan S. Kaplan Marketing & Outreach Coordinator, Department of Energy Resources View Susan’s Complete Bio On Saturday, October 23, the buzz in Medford was all about energy. At the base of “Windy,” the newly named wind turbine at the McGlynn Elementary and Middle Schools, area …Continue Reading Harvest Your Energy Festival was a great success
Marc Breslow Director of Transportation and Buildings Policy, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs View Marc's Complete Bio As we head into the summer driving season, you can cut your gas costs by a quarter or more, and emit less pollution, by “smart driving” …Continue Reading Drive Smart, Save Big