Energy Efficiency Day!

By |2019-10-16T17:24:09-04:00October 16th, 2019|Energy Efficiency, Energy Savings, Go Green, Green for Business, Green for Homes, Outreach, Sustainability, Uncategorized|

October 2 was Energy Efficiency Day! This is a national collaborative effort of dozens of energy efficiency advocacy groups to help people cut carbon, save money, and breathe easier. The Center for EcoTechnology collaborated with Columbia Gas, Advanced Energy Group, and Eversource to perform 25 energy audits for small businesses in Springfield, MA. We were

Celebrate #GivingTuesday with CET

By |2017-11-27T12:57:29-05:00November 27th, 2017|Composting, EcoFellows, Energy Efficiency, Go Green, Uncategorized|

By Morgan O’Connor, Marketing & High Performance Building Fellow Tomorrow, November 28, join the worldwide movement and give back to your community by participating in Giving Tuesday! This international celebration of giving has already raised $177,000,000 across 98 different countries, and the day has not even arrived yet! Tomorrow as people come together to give

Top 14 Ways to Reuse your Paper and Plastic Bags

By |2019-09-19T15:21:01-04:00September 29th, 2017|Composting, Creative reuse, Education, Go Green, GoGreen Mailbag, Recycling, Sustainability, Uncategorized, Waste Diversion|

Massachusetts has often been at the forefront in sustainable development and environmentally progressive policies. As of July 2019, 122 Massachusetts cities and towns, representing 50% of the state’s population, have passed a ban on single-use plastic shopping bags. Plastic bags can take hundreds of years to decompose and since recycling plastic bags is a costly process,