One of the Best Parts of the EcoFellowship: Community Engagement!

By |2019-10-31T15:43:02-04:00October 22nd, 2019|EcoFellows, Education, Local green power, Sustainability|

Our EcoFellows have had many community engagement opportunities these past weeks! They had meetings with social justice groups and city planners, tours of various High-Performance Buildings, and interesting discussions while attending a Green Careers Conference. These events encouraged the Fellows to understand the region and surrounding towns in a more holistic way. Here are some

Meet the 2019-2020 EcoFellows!

By |2019-09-16T16:12:44-04:00August 23rd, 2019|EcoFellows, Outreach, Sustainability|

It’s time to welcome another round of EcoFellows to the team at the Center for EcoTechnology! The EcoFellowship Program is a one-year paid fellowship position to work with CET staff and other EcoFellows to carry out a range of activities related to climate action initiatives and educational programming in western Massachusetts.

Goodbye to the EcoFellowship Class of 2019

By |2019-07-01T18:33:02-04:00July 1st, 2019|EcoFellows|

Each year, the Center for EcoTechnology recruits and trains recent college graduates from across the country to join our EcoFellowship Program. After a year of trainings, projects, and many other experiences these EcoFellows are ready to take on some of the most pressing environmental challenges. Here are just a few of the incredible and impactful

Pittsfield Elementary Schools Teaching Experience

By |2019-04-17T13:46:38-04:00April 17th, 2019|EcoFellows, Education, Recycling, Sustainability|

For over 40 years, the Center for EcoTechnology has helped people and businesses save energy and reduce waste. Our mission is to research, develop, and promote those technologies with the least disruptive impact on the natural ecology of the earth. CET is a resource for objective information and guidance when it comes to navigating the

EcoFellows (try to) Live Zero Waste for a Week

By |2019-04-07T14:14:16-04:00February 15th, 2019|EcoFellows, Sustainability, Waste Diversion, Zero Waste|

When thinking of living a zero waste lifestyle, mainstream media pictures a mason jar with years of trash stuffed inside. This is a popular approach for bloggers who, after maximizing recycling, donation, compost, and purchasing reduction opportunities, provide a visualization of their impact by fitting the leftover waste in a jar. We wrote a blog